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Date Time Event Location Category
Sept. 20 7:30 pm Constitution Day Lecture

Wooster alumnus Solomon Oliver, Chief Judge of the United States District Court Northern District of Ohio, will speak.

Free and open to the public.
Scovel Hall,
Room 105
944 College Mall
Lecture
Sept. 21 7:30 pm Fall Academy of Religion Lecture

Professor Jeremy Rapport will present “American Reactionary Movements: The Case of Christian Fundamentalism” at the second Fall Academy of Religion lecture.

Free and open to the public.
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
Lecture
Sept. 24 7:30 pm Faculty Recital 

Thomas Wood (violin) and Brian Dykstra (piano) will present a recital at The College of Wooster

Free and open to the public.
Gault Recital Hall of Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
Sept. 28 7:30 pm Fall Academy of Religion Lecture

Professor Sarah Mirza will present “Islamic Fundamentalism, Between Neo-Nazis and Neo-Communists” at the third Fall Academy of Religion lecture.

Free and open to the public.
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
Lecture
Sept. 29-
Nov. 20
6:30 pm Art Exhibition Opening Reception 

The opening reception for Dusk to Dusk: Unsettled, Unraveled, Unreal. A Gallery Talk will be held at 7 p.m.

Free and open to the public
The College of Wooster Art Museum
Ebert Art Center
1220 Beall Ave.
Art
Oct. 3 7:30 pm Lecture 

Wes Moore, author of The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates, will speak.

Free and open to the public.
McGaw Chapel
340 E. University St.
Lecture
Oct. 4   11:00 am Faculty at Large Lecture

The Hales-Funded Faculty International Travel Study Group will present the first Faculty at Large lecture of the fall semester.

Free and open to the public.
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
 Lecture
 Oct. 5  7:30 pm Fall Academy of Religion Lecture 

Professor Joan Friedman will present “Strands of Jewish Fundamentalism” at the fourth Fall Academy of Religion lecture.

Free and open to the public.
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
Lecture
 Oct. 5 7:30 pm  Wilson Lecture

Milton Ezrati, former chief economist at the Lord Abbett Funds, will speak.

Free and open to the public.
Wilson Governance Room, Scot Center
1267 Beall Ave.
Lecture 
Oct. 6 7:00 pm Wooster Science Cafe

Victor Ujor, researcher at The Ohio State University, OARDC, will present “Crude Oil: How Would the World Economy Fare Without It” at the second Wooster Science Café.

Free and open to the public.
Broken Rocks Cafe
123 E. Liberty St.
Lecture
Oct. 6 7:30 pm Lindner Lecture in Ethics  

Stephen Darwall (chair) and Andrew Downey Orrick, professors of philosophy at Yale University, will speak at the 11th Lindner Lecture in Ethics.

Free and open to the public. 
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
Lecture
Oct. 12 7:30 pm Fall Academy of Religion Lecture

Professor Ishwar Harris will present “The Tension Between Hindu Universalism and Religious Exclusivism” at the fifth Fall Academy of Religion lecture.

Free and open to the public
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
Lecture
Oct. 23 4:00 pm Wooster Chamber Music Series

The Juilliard String Quartet will perform at the first Wooster Chamber Music Series concert of the season.

Tickets are $25.00 
Gault Recital Hall of Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
Oct. 27  7:30 pm Helen Murray Free Lecture

Madeleine Jacobs, former executive director of the American Chemical Society, will speak.

Free and open to the public. 
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
Lecture
Oct. 27  7:30 pm Theatre Production - The Crucible

Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible,” directed by Shirley Huston-Findley, will be performed.

General admission tickets are $9. Tickets for faculty, staff, and non-College of Wooster students as well as senior citizens are $6.
Freedlander Theatre
329 E. University St.
Theatre
Oct. 28 7:30 pm Theatre Production The Crucible

Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible,” directed by Shirley Huston-Findley, will be performed.

General admission tickets are $9. Tickets for faculty, staff, and non-College of Wooster students as well as senior citizens are $6.
Freedlander Theatre
329 E. University St.
Theatre
Oct. 29 7:30 pm Theatre Production The Crucible

Arthur Miller’s “The Crucible,” directed by Shirley Huston-Findley, will be performed.

General admission tickets are $9. Tickets for faculty, staff, and non-College of Wooster students as well as senior citizens are $6.
Freedlander Theatre
329 E. University St.
Theatre
 Oct. 30 1:30 pm Scot Marching Band Concert

The Scot Marching Band, under the direction of Thomas Roblee, will present its annual fall concert.

Free and open to the public.
McGaw Chapel
340 E. University St.
Music
 Nov. 3 7:00 pm Wooster Science Cafe

Professor Angela Bos will present “Racing to 270: The Science of the Electoral College” at the third Wooster Science Café.

Free and open to the public.
Broken Rocks Cafe
123 E. Liberty St.
Lecture
Nov. 10   11:00 am Faculty at Large Lecture

Professor Bas van Doorn will present the second Faculty at Large lecture of the fall semester.

Free and open to the public.
Lean Lecture Room of Wishart Hall
303 E. University St.
 Lecture
Nov. 11  7:30 pm Wooster Symphony Orchestra Concert

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

Tickets are $10.
Gault Recital Hall of Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
Nov. 12 7:30 pm Wooster Symphony Orchestra Concert

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

Tickets are $10.
Gault Recital Hall of Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
Nov. 13 3:00 pm Wooster Chamber Music Series

American Chamber Players will perform at the second Wooster Chamber Music Series concert of the season.

Tickets are $25. 
Gault Recital Hall of Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
Nov. 17 7:30 pm Fall Dance Concert

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

Free and open to the public.
Freedlander in the Round
329 E. University St.
Theatre
Nov. 18 7:30 pm Fall Dance Concert

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

Free and open to the public.
Freedlander in the Round
329 E. University St.
Theatre
Nov. 19 7:30 pm Fall Dance Concert

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

Free and open to the public.
Freedlander in the Round
329 E. University St.
Theatre
Dec. 1  7:00 pm Wooster Science Cafe

Professor Olivia Navarro-Farr will present “Ancient Maya Queens” at the fourth Wooster Science Café.

Free and open to the public.
Broken Rocks Cafe
123 E. Liberty St.
Lecture 
Dec. 2  8:15 pm 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
Dec. 3 7:30 pm Wooster Chorus and Wooster Singers Concert

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

Free and open to the public.
Gault Recital Hall of Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
Dec. 4  4:00 pm Faculty Recital

Carrie Culver (voice), Hild Peersen (clarinet), and Brian Dykstra (piano), will present a recital.

Free and open to the public.
Gault Recital Hall of Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music
Dec. 11 3:00 pm Wooster Chamber Music Series

Chiara String Quartet will perform at the third Wooster Chamber Music Series concert of the season.

Tickets are $25. 
Gault Recital Hall of Scheide Music Center
525 E. University St.
Music