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4 March 2015, Wednesday   [7:30pm - 9:30pm]    The Good Woman of Setzuan
Category : Arts
In one of Brecht's best-known works, we look in on the humble life of Shen Te, a "working girl" living a meager existence. Gods visiting in disguise are not welcomed by the citizens of Setzuan and are highly displeased until they are shown charity by a sympathetic Shen Te. The gods reward her for her hospitality and she is soon elevated out of poverty -- this reward, however, does not come without a test. ...

5 March 2015, Thursday   [6:00pm - 7:30pm]    Communities in Conversation: "From the Big Bang to the End of Time" Brian Greene
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
Brian Randolph Greene is an American theoretical physicist and string theorist. He has been a professor at Columbia University since 1996 and chairman of the World Science Festival since co-founding it in 2008. Greene has worked on mirror symmetry, relating two different Calabi–Yau manifolds (concretely, relating the conifold to one of its orbifolds). He also described the flop transition, a mild form of topology change, showing that topology in string theory can change at the conifold point. (Wikipedia) More information to follow ...

5 March 2015, Thursday   [7:30pm - 9:30pm]    The Good Woman of Setzuan
Category : Arts
In one of Brecht's best-known works, we look in on the humble life of Shen Te, a "working girl" living a meager existence. Gods visiting in disguise are not welcomed by the citizens of Setzuan and are highly displeased until they are shown charity by a sympathetic Shen Te. The gods reward her for her hospitality and she is soon elevated out of poverty -- this reward, however, does not come without a test. ...

6 March 2015, Friday   [5:00pm - 5:15pm]    
Mid-Term Grades Due

Category : Academic Calendar
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6 March 2015, Friday   [7:30pm - 9:30pm]    The Good Woman of Setzuan
Category : Arts
In one of Brecht's best-known works, we look in on the humble life of Shen Te, a "working girl" living a meager existence. Gods visiting in disguise are not welcomed by the citizens of Setzuan and are highly displeased until they are shown charity by a sympathetic Shen Te. The gods reward her for her hospitality and she is soon elevated out of poverty -- this reward, however, does not come without a test. ...

8 March 2015, Sunday   [8:00am - 11:30pm]    Rhodes Singers Tour - Spring 2015
Category : Arts
William Skoog, conductor ...

9 March 2015, Monday   [8:00am - 11:30pm]    Rhodes Singers Tour - Spring 2015
Category : Arts
William Skoog, conductor ...

10 March 2015, Tuesday   [8:00am - 11:30pm]    Rhodes Singers Tour - Spring 2015
Category : Arts
William Skoog, conductor ...

11 March 2015, Wednesday   [8:00am - 11:30pm]    Rhodes Singers Tour - Spring 2015
Category : Arts
William Skoog, conductor ...

12 March 2015, Thursday   [8:00am - 11:30pm]    Rhodes Singers Tour - Spring 2015
Category : Arts
William Skoog, conductor ...

13 March 2015, Friday   [8:00am - 11:30pm]    Rhodes Singers Tour - Spring 2015
Category : Arts
William Skoog, conductor ...

14 March 2015, Saturday   [8:00am - 11:30pm]    Rhodes Singers Tour - Spring 2015
Category : Arts
William Skoog, conductor ...

15 March 2015, Sunday   [8:00am - 11:30pm]    Rhodes Singers Tour - Spring 2015
Category : Arts
William Skoog, conductor ...

16 March 2015, Monday   [8:30am - 12:30pm]    Junior and Sophomore Journey
Category : Admissions
Junior and Sophomore Journey offers students the chance to get a feel for the college experience. Students will learn about academics by attending a class while parents hear faculty talk about the opportunities inside and outside the classroom. Students and parents will learn specifics about Rhodes admission and take a campus tour led by a student Diplomat. All this happens on one of the premier liberal arts and sciences campus - Rhodes College. Please arrive by 8:30. ...

20 March 2015, Friday   [7:30pm - 9:00pm]    Rhodes Jazz Band Spring Concert
Category : Arts
More details soon! ...

21 March 2015, Saturday   [12:45pm - 4:00pm]    Admission Office - Saturday Visitation
Category : Admissions
On Saturday visits, you will get a feel for Rhodes through a student-led campus tour and hear from a faculty member and admission staff in an information session. You will learn about the many opportunities that come with a Rhodes education, both inside and outside the classroom. As a treat, you will also get a little taste of Memphis BBQ. Please plan to arrive at 12:45 p.m. ...

27 March 2015, Friday   [7:30pm - 9:00pm]    Faculty Recital: Jane Gamble, organ
Category : Arts
Dr. Jane Gamble is the accompanist for Rhodes Singers and Rhodes MasterSingers Chorale. She is presenting an organ recital as part of the Rhodes Faculty Concert Series. ...

28 March 2015, Saturday   [8:45am - 11:45am]    Admission Office - Saturday Visitation
Category : Admissions
On Saturday visits, you will get a feel for Rhodes through a student-led campus tour and hear from a faculty member and admission staff in an information session. You will learn about the many opportunities that come with a Rhodes education, both inside and outside the classroom. Please plan to arrive at 8:45 a.m. ...

10 April 2015, Friday   [7:30pm - 9:30pm]    And Baby Makes Seven
Category : Arts
Anna and her lover Ruth live with their gay BFF Peter, who is the biological father-to-be of Anna's unborn child. While they live a comfortable existence in a reality of their own design, the apartment simply isn't big enough for their other three roommates -- the dissociative personalities named Orphan, Henri and Cecil who are shared between Anna and Ruth. What to do? This production is a fulfillment of curricular requirements by the majors of the senior class. ...

11 April 2015, Saturday   [8:30am - 2:30pm]    Preview Program for accepted students
Category : Admissions
Preview 2014 is a program designed for students who have been accepted to Rhodes for the Fall of 2014 and their parents. The event provides the opportunity to meet future classmates and spend a beautiful and exciting day in Memphis and on Rhodes campus meeting faculty, staff and students who are eager to share their expertise and stories. The day includes attending a mock class, residence hall tours, student and faculty interaction, hearing from Memphians about important Memphis and Rhodes connections and lunch. Students who have made their enrollment deposit, or paying it that day, will have the chance to have their Rhodes ID made. Check-in ...