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April 4 7:30 p.m. Bafflement, Enlightenment, and Inspiration: How One Gospel Engages

Harold Attridge, the Sterling Professor of Divinity at Yale University, will present “Bafflement, Enlightenment, and Inspiration: How One Gospel Engages,” on Tuesday, April 4, at The College of Wooster. Attridge’s lecture is free and open to the public and begins at 7:30 p.m. in Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall (303 E. University St.). Light refreshments will be provided. 
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E University St. 
Lecture
April 10 7:30 p.m. Stieglitz Memorial Lecture

Leith Mullings will present “Engaged Anthropology: Race, Racism and Social Movements in the Americas”.

Free and open to the public.
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E University St.
Lecture
April 11 7 p.m. Pelican Lecture

P. Dee Boersma will present "Natural History and Long-Term Studies are Fundamental to Science" at the 13th Bi-Annual Pelican Lecture.
Gault Recital Hall Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Lecture
April 12 4 p.m. Panel Discussion

Four alumni of The College of Wooster will discuss “Life After the English Major.” A reception will follow the discussion.

Free and open to the public.
Kauke Hall Room 200
400 E. University St.
Lecture
April 13, 14, 15 7:30 p.m. Spring Dance Concert

The Department of Theatre and Dance will present its annual Spring Dance Concert, directed by Kim Tritt.

Tickets Required.
Freedlander Theatre
329 E University St.
Theatre
April 17 7:30 p.m. Bell Distinguished Lectureship in Law

Hiroshi Motomura, professor of law at UCLA, will speak at the 20th annual Bell Distinguished Lectureship in Law.

Free and open to the public.
Gault Recital Hall Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Lecture
April 20 7 p.m. Poetry Reading

Rowan Ricardo Phillips, an award winning author and fellow at the New York Institute for the Humanities at NYU, will give a reading of his works at the Donaldson Lecture.

Free and open to the public.
Scovel Hall Room 105
944 College Mall
Lecture
April 20 7:30 p.m. Philosophy Honor Society Lecture

Tristram McPherson, associate professor of philosophy at The Ohio State University, will speak at the Philosophy Honor Society Lecture.

Free and open to the public.
Lean Lecture Room
Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
Lecture
April 21 7:30 p.m. Jazz Ensemble Concert

The College of Wooster Jazz Ensemble, under the direction of Jeffrey Lindberg, will present a concert.

Tickets are $10
Freedlander Theatre 329 E. University St. Music
April 22 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. "Challenging Borders" Conference

The third annual GLCA (Great Lakes Colleges Association) Undergraduate Research Conference will be hosted by The College of Wooster on Saturday, April 22, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the second floor of Kauke Hall (400 E. University St.). The conference, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by the Global and International Studies (GIS) program as part of its “Challenging Borders” series.
Kauke Hall, 2nd Floor
400 E. University St.
 
April 22 7:30 p.m. Wooster Chorus & Wooster Singers Concert

The Wooster Chorus and Wooster Singers, under the direction of Lisa Wong, will present a concert.

Free and open to the public.
Gault Recital Hall
Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
April 24 7:30 p.m. Nigel Brush to Present Final Lexture in the Archaeology Lecture Series

Nigel Brush, Professor of geology at Ashland University, will present “The Martins Creek and Cedar Fork Mastodons: Two Paleoindian Butchery Sites in North Central Ohio”
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
Lecture
April 28 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Senior Research Symposium

The College of Wooster will showcase its nationally acclaimed Independent Study program at the eighth annual Senior Research Symposium.

Free and open to the public.
   
April 28 & 29 7:30 p.m. Opera Workshop Performance

An Opera Workshop performance will be presented.

Free and open to the public.
Gault Recital Hall
Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Theatre
April 30 2:30 p.m. Scot Symphonic Band Concert

The Scot Symphonic Band, under the direction of Nancy Ditmer, will present a concert.

Free and open to the public.
McGaw Chapel
340 E. University St.
Music
May 3 7 p.m. Wooster Concert Band

The Wooster Concert Band will present a concert.

Free and open to the public.
Gault Recital Hall
Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
May 14 4 p.m. Senior Music Hour

The Senior Music Hour will be presented.

Free and open to the public.
Gault Recital Hall
Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
May 14 7:30 p.m. Wooster Symphony Orchestra Commencement Concert

The Wooster Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Jeffrey Lindberg, will present the commencement concert.

Tickets are $10.
McGaw Chapel
340 E. University St.
Music
January 17-March 10 See museum hours Art Exhibitions

The College of Wooster Art Museum (CWAM) will present 

Amber Kempthorn: A River Isn’t Too Much To Love in the Burton D. Morgan Gallery of Ebert Art Center 

and 

Alison Saar: Breach in the Sussel Gallery of Ebert Art Center. 

A River Isn’t Too Much To Love is a collection ofhighly-detailed drawings and collages that take as their subject the minutia of everyday life distilled through the vagaries of memory. Breach is rooted in the music and literature that grew out of the profound racial inequities exposed by the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927. 
The College of Wooster Art Museum Ebert Art Center 
1220 Beall Ave.
Art
April 28 - May 14 See museum hours African Art: Student-Curated Exhibition Selected from the College of Wooster Art Museum’s Permanent Collection will be on display in the Burton D. Morgan Gallery

and

The Senior Independent Study Group Exhibition, featuring projects by students from the Class of 2017, will be on display in the Sussel Gallery
The College of Wooster Art Museum Ebert Art Center 
1220 Beall Ave.
 Art