October 25, 2014

What’s Happening at the College

April 5, 2012

April 6 & 7
Lazy Zipper Improv Comedy Show
Wanamaker Hall, 8–10 p.m.

April 7
Prinborough Faire
Chapel Green, Noon–7 p.m.
Enjoy this medieval faire with opportunities to play games, watch sword fighting demonstrations, make crafts, and join in a medieval dance!

April 12–14
Dance Production!
Cox Auditorium, 8–10:30 p.m., and April 14, 2–4 p.m.
Don’t miss this annual mainstage dance production with original student choreography and guest choreographers.

April 17
“The Building of The Mother Church”
Dr. Brad Stock
Chapel, 9–10 p.m.
Brad Stock, a professor in the Religion Department, will share some of the history and inspiration behind the building of The Mother Church.

April 19
“Sustainability in Higher Education: Where’s It Going?
Dr. Geoffrey Chase, San Diego State University
Wanamaker Hall, 7:30–9:00 p.m.
Dr. Chase, dean of the Division of Undergraduate Studies at San Diego State University, is a leader in sustainability in higher education. Focusing on how faculty members have addressed sustainability across the disciplines, this talk will describe national and regional efforts to infuse sustainability into higher education curricula. Using specific examples, Dr. Chase will show how the concept of sustainability includes social justice, environmental integrity, and economic prosperity. He will also address the student’s role in meeting sustainability challenges.

April 20
Trouble Clef Concert
Davis Music Hall, 6–7 p.m.
Four Principia College women—Zandréa Kaye-Duchesneau, Laura Perry, Mallory O’Neill, and Makaela Thompson—perform four-part a cappella music.

April 20
Piano Concert
Luiz de Moura Castro
Davis Music Hall, 7–8:30 p.m.
Renowned Brazilian pianist Luiz de Moura Castro returns to Principia.

April 21
Choir and Orchestra Concert
Cox Auditorium, 7:30–9:30 p.m.
Principia College’s choir and orchestra present their end-of-the-year concert.

April 23
An Evening of One Acts, Part I
Davis Theatre, 7–10 p.m.
Senior theatre majors present their self-directed one acts.

April 24
An Evening of One Acts, Part II
Davis Theatre, 7–10 p.m.
Senior theatre majors present their self-directed one acts.

April 26
Jazz Ensemble Concert
Davis Music Hall, 7–8 p.m.
The Principia Jazz Ensemble presents an informal concert of original and well-known jazz compositions.

April 26
Composers Concert
Davis Music Hall, 8–8:30 p.m.
Students and faculty present an informal concert of original compositions.

April 27
Senior Flute Recital
Michelle Miller
Davis Music Hall, 7:30–9 p.m.
Enjoy a variety of pieces, including the Hungarian Pastoral Fantasy by Doppler, Mozart’s Concerto in D Major, Sonatine by French composer Henri Dutilleux, and Blavet’s Sonata in G Minor, “La Lumagne.”

April 27
8th Annual Film Festival
Wanamaker Hall, 8:30–11 p.m.
Perennially popular, this festival features student-made short films with cash prizes for the winners.

April 28
Escape to the Bluffs Triathlon
College Campus, 8 a.m.–noon
Starting in the Crafton Center, this beautiful, challenging, and fun sprint triathlon includes a pool swim of 400M, a rolling 28K bike race, and a 5K run, all finishing at the Chapel Green. Get more information.

May 1
Piano Concert, Part I
Lindsay Garritson
Davis Music Hall, 7:30–9 p.m.
A grand-prize winner of the Montreal International Piano Competition and first place winner in the 2010 Chopin International Piano Competition in Salzburg, Lindsay Garritson (C’08) presents a portion of her program for the Géza Anda International Piano Competition coming up in June in Zurich, Switzerland.

May 2
Piano Concert, Part II
Lindsay Garritson
Davis Music Hall, 9–10 p.m.
A grand-prize winner of the Montreal International Piano Competition and first place winner in the 2010 Chopin International Piano Competition in Salzburg, Lindsay Garritson (C’08) presents a portion of her program for the Géza Anda International Piano Competition coming up in June in Zurich, Switzerland.

May 3
Violin Recital
Marla Hansen
Davis Music Hall, 7–7:45 p.m.
Listen to violin works by Bach, Mozart, Dvorak, and Granados.

May 3
Plus One Concert
Davis Music Hall, 9:30–10:30 p.m.
Enjoy a variety of songs sure to get your toes tapping—all performed by Plus One, Principia’s only a cappella group on campus!