Hill Happenings 1-30-18 to 2-20-18

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January 30, 2018

Read on for a list of events on the Hill in the coming weeks. For a complete list, see McLive.

Art Exhibition, “Legacy: Celebrating 150 years of the Fine Arts at McDaniel College” by McDaniel College Art professors and alumni, Jan. 8–Feb. 24, opening reception Feb. 1, 5:30–7:30 p.m., Tevis Gallery, Carroll Arts Center. Info: 410-848-7272 or www.CarrollCounty ArtsCouncil.org.

Historical Exhibition, “150 Years on the Hill,” the McDaniel College 150-year anniversary exhibition highlighting each decade of the College’s history, Jan. 10–March 30, Miller Senate Office Building, Second Floor, 11 Bladen Street, Annapolis Hours: Mon. through Fri., 8:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m. (Photo identification required to enter building.)

Art Exhibition, “Flatlands,” paintings by Hannah Leighton, Jan. 25–Feb. 23, opening reception, Jan. 25, 5:30–7:30 p.m. with a gallery talk at 6 p.m., Rice Gallery, Peterson Hall. Info: 410-857-2595.

Guest Speaker, “The Journey Home: A Refugee Story” by Siriki Diabate, who came to the U.S. as a refugee from the Ivory Coast, Jan. 30, 7 p.m., McDaniel Lounge.

Foreign Film Festival*, “Gloomy Sunday” (German/Hungarian), Feb. 2, 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Carroll Arts Center.

On Stage*, Benefit performances of Eve Ensler’s “The Vagina Monologues,” Feb. 23-24, 7:30 p.m., WMC Alumni Hall, Information: 410-857-2530.

Guest Lecture, "From Diderot to Twitter: Art Criticism in the Age of the Internet" by Dr. Kerr Houston, Feb. 8, 7 p.m., Peterson Hall 104.

Foreign Film Festival*, “The Handmaiden” (South Korean), Feb. 9, 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Carroll Arts Center.

Common Ground on the Hill*, Grammy Nominees Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, Feb. 10, 7:30 p.m., Carroll Arts Center.
Info: 410-857-2771 or www.commongroundonthehill.org.

Multimedia Performance, “King’s Dream,” tribute to the life and teachings of Martin Luther King, Jr., in music, songs and film that tell the story of drama, pain and perseverance, Feb. 13, 7 p.m., McDaniel Lounge.

Foreign Film Festival*, “Coming Home” (Chinese), Feb. 16, 1 p.m. and 7:30 p.m., Carroll Arts Center.

Global Initiatives, “The Problem with Civility: Being Less ‘Decent’ and Building Better Bridges for a Global Community,” Global Issues Colloquium with speaker/facilitator Erin Watley, assistant professor of Communication, Feb. 20, 6–8 p.m., Decker Center Forum. Info and to request ASL interpreter services: amcnichols@mcdaniel.edu.

"Flatlands," paintings by Hannah Leighton, is on exhibit through Feb. 23 on campus in Rice Gallery.