What’s Happening at Principia College
Thursday, April 4
Parents’ Weekend begins. See the schedule of activities.
Friday, April 5
Longyear Museum presents a new film The House on Broad Street at 7:30 p.m. in Wanamaker Hall.
Saturday, April 6
Come to Crafton Athletic Center at 11:00 a.m. to cheer on the paddlers in the 5th annual Principia Cardboard Canoe Regatta.
Longyear Museum presents the new film The House on Broad Street at 7:30 p.m. in Wanamaker Hall.
Come to Cox Auditorium for the Parents Weekend Variety Show “Broadway Live.” The curtain will go up at 8 p.m.
Monday, April 8
Principia’s Sustainability Center will host a screening of the award-winning documentary Switch at 7:30 p.m. in Wanamaker Hall.
Thursday, April 11
Principia’s Speaker Series presents professor and author Azar Nafisi as this year’s Ernie and Lucha Vogel Moral Courage Lecturer at 7:30 p.m. in Wanamaker Hall. The title of Nafisi’s talk is “The Republic of the Imagination” and will draw on her much-acclaimed book Reading Lolita in Tehran: A Memoir in Books, which has been heralded as an incisive exploration of the power of literature over politics.
Thursday, April 18
Dr. Benjamin Santer, atmospheric scientist at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory in California, will speak on climate change at 8 p.m. in Wanamaker Hall.
Wednesday, April 25
Lindsay Garritson will be on campus to perform part one of works by Van Cliburn at 9 p.m. in Davis Music Hall.
Thursday, April 26
Lindsay Garritson will perform part two of works by Van Cliburn at 9 p.m. in Davis Music Hall.
Wednesday, May 1
Come join a special commemorative celebration of the wooly mammoth discovery at the excavation site adjoining Rackham at 1:00 p.m.
Principia’s a cappella group Plus One will give a spring concert at 9:30 p.m. in Davis Music Hall.