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7 November 2014, Friday   [4:00pm - 5:30pm]    Philosophy Guest Lecturer - Grace Hunt
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
Dr. Hunt is Asst. Professor of Philosophy at Western Kentucky University and will lecture on Hannah Arendt and Resentment ...

7 November 2014, Friday   [7:30pm - 9:30pm]    Thebes
Category : Arts
Contending with Gods & Contemplating Sphinxes: During his sabbatical in the fall semester of 2013, Professor David Jilg developed a performance piece centered on and connecting the myths about the ancient city of Thebes. These reimaginings of the classic stories of jealous gods and human vulnerability remind us that our search for understanding fate is far from over. ...

8 November 2014, Saturday   [8:30am - 4:00pm]    Admission Open House and Cajun Fest
Category : Admissions

Attend a sample class led by a Rhodes faculty member. Join in a panel discussion with current students and hear what it's like to live and learn at Rhodes. You will also have a chance to tour our beautiful campus and learn more about how admission decisions are made. Plus, attend our popular annual Cajun Fest for a Louisiana feast and catch the football game between Rhodes and Hendrix.

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8 November 2014, Saturday   [12:00pm - 4:00pm]    
CajunFest

Category : Holidays/Special Events
More information coming soon! ...

8 November 2014, Saturday   [1:00pm - 4:00pm]    Football vs. Hendrix College - 1PM
Category : Athletics
Support the Lynx Football Team as they challenge the Warriors from Conway, AR in the last home game of the season! Be there at 1PM! ...

8 November 2014, Saturday   [7:30pm - 9:30pm]    Fall Concert: Rhodes MasterSingers Chorale with the Memphis Symphony Orchestra
Category : Arts

The Rhodes MasterSingers Chorale with the Memphis Symphony Orchestra will perform "An American Requiem" by James DeMars and "Sonnets" by Burton Beerman (world premiere). William Skoog is conductor.

The concert begins at 7:30 p.m. at Evergreen Presbyterian Church (613 University Street) and is sponsored by Rhodes’ Mike Curb Institute for Music. Tickets are $15; $10 Rhodes faculty and staff; $5 students with I.D.

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8 November 2014, Saturday   [7:30pm - 9:30pm]    Thebes
Category : Arts
Contending with Gods & Contemplating Sphinxes: During his sabbatical in the fall semester of 2013, Professor David Jilg developed a performance piece centered on and connecting the myths about the ancient city of Thebes. These reimaginings of the classic stories of jealous gods and human vulnerability remind us that our search for understanding fate is far from over. ...

10 November 2014, Monday   [3:00pm - 8:00pm]    
Meeman class- Journalism

Category : Continuing Education
Journalism ...

10 November 2014, Monday   [5:30pm - 8:00pm]    
Meeman class- 1918-1939: Between the Wars

Category : Continuing Education
Interwar Years ...

11 November 2014, Tuesday   [3:30pm - 5:30pm]    Physics Department Colloquium: Dr. Russell Deaton, University of Memphis
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
Physics Department Colloquium ...

11 November 2014, Tuesday   [5:30pm - 8:00pm]    
Meeman class- Art and the Bible

Category : Continuing Education
David's ...

11 November 2014, Tuesday   [5:30pm - 8:00pm]    
Meeman class- Mindful Living

Category : Continuing Education
Mindful Living ...

11 November 2014, Tuesday   [7:00pm - 12:00am]    GSA's Prom For All
Category : Multicultural/International
Come join us for a night of fun and dancing with Rhodes GSA! This event is free and open to the public! ...

12 November 2014, Wednesday   [11:00am - 1:00pm]    
HR in the Rat

Category : Employee Events/Human Resources
Human Resources staff will be in the Refectory during lunch to answer questions, etc. ...

12 November 2014, Wednesday   [5:30pm - 8:00pm]    
Meeman class- Behind the Scenes: Set Design

Category : Continuing Education
Set design ...

12 November 2014, Wednesday   [5:30pm - 8:00pm]    
Meeman class- Etiquette: Hidden Rules

Category : Continuing Education
Protocol ...

12 November 2014, Wednesday   [7:30pm - 9:15pm]    
Meeman class- Tai Chi II

Category : Continuing Education
Tai Chi II ...

12 November 2014, Wednesday   [8:00pm - 9:00pm]    Kinney Special Services IBT
Category : Community Service
Students will discuss and learn about issues involving the intellectually and developmentally disabled population. Students will also reflect on service experiences they have throughout the semester. ...

13 November 2014, Thursday   [5:30pm - 8:00pm]    
Meeman class- Living & Dying in Memphis

Category : Continuing Education
Living Dying ...

13 November 2014, Thursday   [6:00pm - 7:30pm]    Communities in Conversation: "Between Terror and Democracy" with LeSueur
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
In 1989, more than two decades before the Arab Spring began, Algerian political reformers undertook a staggering set of political changes, the first in North Africa and the Middle East. The brutal and corrupt old guard political elites were swept aside by a well-organized and optimistic political Islamist movement, which by 1991 was poised to control the government through peaceful and democratic elections. In a brazen act of defiance, the Algerian military panicked and cancelled the final round national elections in early 1992 and banned or arrested the Islamist politicians and their democratic supporters. This coup d'etat by the military pl ...