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Performing Artists Concert Series: Rod Blumenau, Herb Smith, and Michael Lasser present "The Harlem Renaissance"
Friday, March 1, 2019 - 8:00pm

Rod Blumenau and Herb Smith's all-star jazz group provides the accompaniment for PBS star Michael Lasser's lecture/concert on The Harlem Renaissance, featuring music of Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Thomas "Fats" Waller. Tickets available from RITTickets.com! (Friday, March 1st, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Ingle Auditorium)

RIT Singers: Winter Concert
Saturday, March 2, 2019 - 3:00pm

Free and open to the public. (Saturday, March 2nd, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Other Allen Chapel, Schmitt Interfaith Center)

COLA Resume Review
Monday, March 4, 2019 - 3:00pm

An opportunity for College of Liberal Arts students to review their resume with a faculty member from their department, prior to the College of Liberal Arts Career Fair (Monday, March 4th, 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM - Other 1829 Room)

RIT Concert Band: Winter Concert
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 7:00pm

Free and open to the public. (Tuesday, March 5th, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Ingle Auditorium)

RIT Orchestra: Winter Concert
Wednesday, March 6, 2019 - 7:00pm

Free and open to the public. (Wednesday, March 6th, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Ingle Auditorium)

Faculty Spotlight: Priscilla Yuen (piano) and Mark Kellogg (trombone)
Saturday, March 23, 2019 - 3:00pm

Free and open to the public. (Saturday, March 23rd, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Other Allen Chapel, Schmitt Interfaith Center)

COLA Off-Stage (A Monthly Play Reading)
Wednesday, March 27, 2019 - 7:30pm

Free and open to all RIT students, faculty, and staff. (Wednesday, March 27th, 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM - Other McKenzie Commons, College of Liberal Arts)

2018-19 Student Writing Awards
Friday, March 29, 2019 - 1:30pm

Papers written last spring, over the past summer, and this fall are all eligible for this year’s awards. This program features the Henry & Mary Kearse Distinguished Lecture – a 15 to 20 minute speech on the significance of the liberal arts in higher education and society at large.  (Friday, March 29th, 12:30 PM to 3:00 PM - Other)

2018-2019 Distinguished Computational Linguistics Lecture
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 1:30pm

The 2018-2019 Distinguished Computational Linguistics Lecture: Dr. Carolyn Penstein Rose (CMU) in the Golisano Auditorium (GOL 70-1400). A reception in the Golisano Atrium will follow the talk. (Thursday, April 4th, 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM - Golisano Hall (GCCIS) 70-1400)

2018-2019 Distinguished Computational Linguistics Lecture
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 1:30pm

2018-2019 Distinguished Computational Linguistics Lecture: Dr. Carolyn Penstein Rose, CMU, in the Golisano Auditorium (GOL 70-1400).  A reception in the Golisano Atrium will follow the talk. (Thursday, April 4th, 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM - Golisano Hall (GCCIS) 70-1400)

2018-2019 Distinguished Computational Linguistics Lecture
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 1:30pm

2018-2019 Distinguished Computational Linguistics Lecture: Dr. Carolyn Penstein Rose, CMU, in the Golisano Auditorium (GOL 70-1400).  A reception in the Golisano Atrium will follow the talk. (Thursday, April 4th, 12:30 PM to 1:45 PM - Golisano Hall (GCCIS) 70-1400)

College>Connect>Career
Thursday, April 4, 2019 - 6:00pm

An evening of informal networking with students, alumni, faculty and young professionals, sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts Student Advisory Board. Appetizers and beverages will be served. (Thursday, April 4th, 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM - Other University Gallery)

An Antidote to Today’s Partisanship: How to Agree to Disagree Presented by Political Philosophers Robert George & Cornel West
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 8:30pm

The RIT Center for Statesmanship, Law & Liberty Sixth Annual Symposium on the relevant topic of An Antidote to Today’s Partisanship: How to Agree to Disagree Presented by Political Philosophers Robert George & Cornel West Leading public intellectuals Robert George and Cornel West never let a spirited political disagreement get in the way of their deep friendship and mutual reverence for learning and open debate. West, a liberal philosophy professor at Harvard University, and George, a conservative legal scholar at Princeton and research fellow at the Notre Dame Center for Ethics, will discuss the importance of learning how to disagree with respect, civility, and humor. Friday, April 5, 2019 6:30 p.m. Doors open for seating 7:30 p.m. Keynote Lecture Admission is free but registration is required by March 22. This event will be live-captioned. To ensure the highest level of safety and security, all persons entering the venue will be subject to security screening; the use of metal detectors and the inspection of bags. To expedite the screening process, be prepared to remove belongings made of metal from pockets upon entering the venue and be observant of signage and the directions of security personnel when entering venue. (Friday, April 5th, 7:30 PM to 9:00 PM - Other)

Performing Artists Concert Series: Neave Trio
Friday, April 5, 2019 - 9:00pm

The Neave Trio returns to Ingle Auditorium to perform as part of the College of Liberal Arts Performing Artists Concert Series. Tickets available from RITTickets.com! (Friday, April 5th, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Other Allen Chapel, Schmitt Interfaith Center)

Faculty Spotlight: Pablo Willey-Bustos (voice) and Beryl Garver (piano)
Saturday, April 6, 2019 - 3:00pm

Free and open to the public. (Saturday, April 6th, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Other McKenzie Commons, College of Liberal Arts)

RIT Gospel Ensemble: Anniversary Concert
Saturday, April 13, 2019 - 8:00pm

Free and open to the public. (Saturday, April 13th, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Other Allen Chapel, Schmitt Interfaith Center)

COLA Off-Stage (A Monthly Play Reading)
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 - 7:30pm

Free and open to all RIT students, faculty, and staff. (Wednesday, April 17th, 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM - Other McKenzie Commons, College of Liberal Arts)

RIT African Percussion and Dance Ensemble: Spring Concert
Thursday, April 18, 2019 - 8:00pm

Free and open to the public. (Thursday, April 18th, 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM - Other Fireside Lounge)

COLA Theatre Arts presents: AI-Pollo
Friday, April 19, 2019 - 8:30pm

A new sci-fi thriller inspired by Oedipus Rex. Written by David Munnell Directed by Patricia Lewis Browne (Friday, April 19th, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM - Other Sound Stage West)

COLA Theatre Arts presents: AI-Pollo
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 3:00pm

A new sci-fi thriller inspired by Oedipus Rex. Written by David Munnell Directed by Patricia Lewis Browne (Saturday, April 20th, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Other Sound Stage West)

COLA Theatre Arts presents: AI-Pollo
Saturday, April 20, 2019 - 9:00pm

A new sci-fi thriller inspired by Oedipus Rex. Written by David Munnell Directed by Patricia Lewis Browne (Saturday, April 20th, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Other Sound Stage West)

RIT Jazz Ensembles: Spring Concert
Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 8:00pm

Free and open to the public. (Tuesday, April 23rd, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM - Ingle Auditorium)

Summer Send Off
Wednesday, April 24, 2019 - 10:00am

Join us for a fun filled day before final exams begin! Donuts, Hot Dogs, Ice Cream, Photo Booth and more..... (Wednesday, April 24th, 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM - Other Stan McKenzie Commons (LBR-1251))

COLA Theatre Arts presents: AI-Pollo
Thursday, April 25, 2019 - 8:30pm

A new sci-fi thriller inspired by Oedipus Rex. Written by David Munnell Directed by Patricia Lewis Browne (Thursday, April 25th, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM - Other Sound Stage West)

COLA Theatre Arts presents: AI-Pollo
Friday, April 26, 2019 - 8:30pm

A new sci-fi thriller inspired by Oedipus Rex. Written by David Munnell Directed by Patricia Lewis Browne (Friday, April 26th, 7:30 PM to 9:30 PM - Other)

COLA Theatre Arts presents: AI-Pollo
Saturday, April 27, 2019 - 9:00pm

A new sci-fi thriller inspired by Oedipus Rex. Written by David Munnell Directed by Patricia Lewis Browne (Saturday, April 27th, 8:00 PM to 10:00 PM - Other Sound Stage West)

COLA Theatre Arts presents: AI-Pollo
Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 3:00pm

A new sci-fi thriller inspired by Oedipus Rex. Written by David Munnell Directed by Patricia Lewis Browne (Sunday, April 28th, 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Other Sound Stage West)

RIT Concert Band: Spring Concert
Sunday, April 28, 2019 - 4:00pm

Free and open to the public. (Sunday, April 28th, 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM - Ingle Auditorium)