Datebook

January 24
Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jr.
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Words and music from musicologist and jazz pianist Guthrie P. Ramsey Jr., associate professor and chair of graduate studies in the Music Department at the University of Pennsylvania and author of Race Music: Black Cultures from Bebop to Hip-Hop.

January 30
Donna Brazile
7:30 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
Political strategist, chair of the Democratic National Committee's Voting Rights Institute (VRI) and campaign manager for Gore-Lieberman 2000, Brazile also works with grassroots advocates to help the participate in the political process.

February 1 - March 11
Peccadet (Edouard Matthiew Pannetier)
Payne Gallery
An exhibit of never-before displayed drawings and paintings by the French-Cambodian surrealist, known as “Peccadet” to artist friends like Picasso.

February 1
Bound for Graduate School! Strategies to Gain Admission
4:00 p.m., room 101, Priscilla Payne Hurd Academic Complex
Donald Asher, known as “America’s Job Search Guru,” and author of nine books on career development issues, shares his secrets for getting into grad school.

February 4
Faculty Recital: “Baroque and Beyond”
4:00 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Linda Kistler, violin, Bronwyn Fix-Keller, harpsichord, and Barbara Thompson, piano.

February 7
William C. Rhoden
7:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
New York Times sportswriter William C. Rhoden will discuss the intersection of race and sport as well as his new book, Forty Million Dollar Slaves: The Rise, Fall, and Redemption of the Black Athlete. The lecture will be followed by a book-signing.

February 9
Faculty Recital
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Robin Kani, flute, and Martha Schrempel, piano.

February 14
Valentine’s Day
When in doubt, try chocolate.

February 17
9th Annual Mardi Gras Dance
8:00 p.m., to midnight, Historic Hotel Bethlehem
The Alumni Association offers a night of music, dance and good times. RSVP by February 9.

Student Recital: “An Evening of Art Songs and Arias”
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Jennifer Sherman, soprano.

February 18
The Vagina Monologues
2:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
A Moravian College production of Eve Ensler’s well-known monologues.

Jazz Vespers Service
4:00 p.m., College Hill Moravian Church
Featuring the Moravian College Jazz Faculty Quartet & College Choir.

February 21
Great Artist Series Concert: Lawrence Brownlee
7:30 p.m., Foy Concert Hall
Come enjoy the fabulous voice of an outstanding, award-winning American tenor.

February 23
Music in Time of War, Part I
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall
Featuring the Moravian College Community Orchestra & Wind Ensemble

February 25
Student Recital
4:00 p.m., Foy Hall
Featuring Nick Krolak, bass, and Rachel McCausland, percussion.

February 26
Susan Taylor: Passionate Leadership
7:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
Learn how to bring vision to your life and your leadership style with a presentation by Susan Taylor, editor of Essence magazine. Topics include keeping a passion for your organization’s mission, thinking critically in a fast-paced environment, and balancing the pressures of work and family.

March 3
Spring recess begins. Campus gets quiet.

March 12
Spring recess ends, classes resume.

March 16
8:00 p.m., Foy Hall
Chamber Music Society of Bethlehem and Borealis String Quartet