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18 February 2015, Wednesday   [6:00pm - 7:30pm]    Communities in Conversation: "The History of White People" Lecture
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
Nell Irvin Painter is an American historian notable for her works on southern history of the nineteenth century. She is retired from Princeton University, and served as president of the Organization of American Historians. She also served as president of the Southern Historical Association. (Wikipedia) More information to follow ...

19 February 2015, Thursday   [7:30pm - 8:30pm]    Springfield Music Lecture: Dr. David Huron
Category : Arts
"The Musically Sublime - A Scientific Story" Most music listening is enjoyable. However, on occasion, the experience of listening to music evokes transcendent feelings: the music may give you goosebumps, bring a tear to your eyes, take your breath away, make you feel "choked up," or even cause you to laugh with pleasure. This presentation surveys the science of the sublime. Curiously, the physiological, neurological and behavioral research supports an idea of sublime emotions first proposed by the eighteenth century Irish philosopher, Edmund Burke. David Huron is Distinguished Professor at the Ohio State University, where he holds joint ...

20 February 2015, Friday   [10:00am - 11:00am]    Scholarship Symposium
Category : Admissions
Group discussion group with top scholars ...

20 February 2015, Friday   [10:00am - 11:00am]    Scholarship Symposiun
Category : Admissions
Topic discussion group for top scholars ...

20 February 2015, Friday   [6:00pm - 8:00pm]    Women's Basketball vs. Birmingham Southern College - 6pm
Category : Athletics
Cheer on the Womenís Lynx Basketball Team as they take on Birmingham Southern College in their next game of the season! Be there at 6pm! ...

20 February 2015, Friday   [8:00pm - 10:00pm]    Men's Basketball vs. Birmingham Southern College - 8pm
Category : Athletics
Support the Menís Lynx Basketball Team as they challenge Birmingham Southern College in their next game of the season! Game starts at 8pm! ...

21 February 2015, Saturday   [12:00am - 12:00am]    
Active Minds: NEDA Walk

Category : Holidays/Special Events
2nd Annual National Eating Disorders Awareness Walk at Rhodes College! Everyone is welcome! ...

22 February 2015, Sunday   [1:00pm - 3:00pm]    Women's Basketball vs. Millsaps college - 1pm
Category : Athletics
Cheer on the Womenís Lynx Basketball Team as they take on Millsaps College in their next game of the season! Be there at 1pm! ...

22 February 2015, Sunday   [3:00pm - 5:00pm]    Men's Basketball vs. Millsaps College - 3pm
Category : Athletics
Support the Menís Lynx Basketball Team as they challenge Millsaps College in their next game of the season! Game starts at 3pm! ...

23 February 2015, Monday   [7:30pm - 9:00pm]    Faculty Concert Series: Paul Murray, bass-baritone
Category : Arts
Voice recital by Rhodes voice faculty member, Paul Murray, bass-baritone. ...

25 February 2015, Wednesday   [5:00pm - 9:00pm]    Silent Auction for Kinney Animals Issue-Based Team (IBT)
Category : Community Service
Silent Auction organized by the Kinney Animals Issue-Based Team (IBT) to benefit Animals Asia's work to rehabilitate bears abused in the bear bile industry. ...

26 February 2015, Thursday   [6:00pm - 7:30pm]    Artist Lecture: Terri Phillips / Roxanne's Rescue
Category : Arts
Phillips will discuss her work as a sculptor, photographer, and poet, as well as her current exhibition in Clough-Hanson Gallery, Roxanne's Rescue ...

26 February 2015, Thursday   [7:30pm - 9:30pm]    The Great Flood, a film by Bill Morrison and Live Soundrack Performance by the Bill Frissell Quartet
Category : Arts
The Mike Curb Institute for Music and the Germantown Performing Arts Center are pleased to present The Great Flood, a film by Bill Morrison and live soundtrack performance by the Bill Frissell Quartet. Tickets are $25 ($12 for students) and available online at alumni.rhodes.edu/thegreatflood. "The Great Flood" Film by Bill Morrison Music by Bill Frisell Produced by Phyllis Oyama 2013, 78 min, HD The Mississippi River Flood of 1927 was the most destructive river flood in American history. In the spring of 1927, the river broke out of its banks in 145 places and inundated 27,000 square miles to a depth of up to 30 feet. Part of i ...

27 February 2015, Friday   [6:00pm - 8:00pm]    Opening Reception: Terri Phillips / Roxanne's Rescue
Category : Arts
Join us as for the opening of artist Terri Phillips new installation in Clough-Hanson Gallery. ...

27 February 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. ...

28 February 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. ...

28 February 2015, Saturday   [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. ...

1 March 2015, Sunday   [2:00pm - 4:00pm]    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. ...

2 March 2015, Monday   [10:00am - 11:00am]    Scholarship Symposium
Category : Admissions
Group discussion group with top scholars ...

2 March 2015, Monday   [10:00am - 11:00am]    Scholarship Symposiun
Category : Admissions
Topic discussion group for top scholars ...