Hill Happenings

October 27, 2008

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.

- Brown University Professor Kevin McLaughlin ’81 returns to the Hill to present “Wiped Out: Matthew Arnold’s Resignation” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28 in McDaniel Lounge.

- Ina Merdjanova, director of the Center for Interreligious Dialogue and Conflict Prevention in the Science Research Department of Sofia University, Bulgaria, will discuss “Islam, Post-Communism and Muslim Women in the Balkans” at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 28 in Decker Auditorium. The discussion will center on the redefinition of Balkan Muslim women’s identities and roles in post-communistic times and the continuing influence of economic, social and political factors on Muslim women.

- Opening Oct. 28: Joy and Panic: Paintings by Seth Adelsberger. Oct. 28-Nov. 14, Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. For gallery hours, call 410-857-2595. Opening Reception: Oct. 28 from 7-9 p.m. http://www.sethadelsberger.com

- U.S. Sen. Benjamin L. Cardin will give a get-out-the-vote pep talk to McDaniel students volunteering in the national “Help America Vote” program as well as students from the U.S. Campaigns and Elections course, in a discussion titled, “Why Your Vote Matters,” 1:45 p.m. Oct. 31 in McDaniel Lounge

- Madrigal Singers present “A Renaissance English Manor Murder Mystery,” a Madrigal Feast at 6 p.m. Nov. 1 in Decker Center Forum. Tickets for the performance and dinner are $30. For more information, call 410-857-2599.

- The Westminster Symphony Orchestra at Carroll Community College, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 1 at Scott Center

- Chamber Music on the Hill presents Steven Thomas on cello and David Kreider on piano at 3 p.m. Nov. 2 in Baker Chapel. Tickets are $15 for adults, $8 for seniors, students admitted for free with valid I.D.

- Monday Night Music presents Kathrin Murray and Nick Currie at 7 p.m. Nov. 3 in McDaniel Lounge.

- Homecoming is Nov. 8. The Green Terror takes on Gettysburg at 1 p.m. Nov. 8 at Bair Stadium. Start the weekend at the Sports Hall of Fame Banquet at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 7. Banquet tickets are $25, and reservations are required.

- Taste of Latin America dinner at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 11 in Decker Center Forum. Tickets are $20 for the public, $15 for faculty and $7 for students. To purchase tickets, contact Clayton Rosa at cr008@mcdaniel.edu or (617) 309-9296 or Professor Amy McNichols at amcnichols@mcdaniel.edu.

- Student Chamber Music Ensembles I performs at 7 p.m. Nov. 17 in Baker Chapel

- Student Guitar Ensembles performs at 7 p.m. Nov. 18 in Baker Chapel
- Opening Nov. 18: The Fourth Biennial McDaniel College Faculty Art Show, Nov. 18-Dec. 5, Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. Opening reception 7-9 p.m. Nov. 18. For gallery hours, call 410-857-2595. The exhibit is a multimedia display by faculty members of the college’s Department of Art and Art History, featuring work from Susan Ruddick Bloom, Walter P. Calahan, Emily Grey, Ken Hankins, Trudi Ludwig Johnson, Michael Losch, Katya Dovghan Mychajlyshyn, Steven Pearson, Susan Clare Scott, Richard Stanley and Linda Van Hart.

- “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” 7:30 p.m. Nov. 19-22 and 1:30 p.m. Nov. 22 in WMC Alumni Hall, $10 for adults and $8 for seniors and students

- Student Chamber Music Ensembles II performs at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 21 in Levine Recital Hall

- College Choir Concert, “The Journey Home,” performs at 7 p.m. Nov. 23 in Baker Memorial Chapel

- The McDaniel Brass Ensemble performs at 7 p.m. Nov. 24 in Baker Memorial Chapel