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20 January 2015, Tuesday   [7:00pm - 10:00pm]    Gavin Wright Lecture
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
"Sharing the Prize: The Economics of the Civil Rights Revolution in the American South" Gavin Wright will be giving a lecture on the economic impact of the civil rights movement. ...

21 January 2015, Wednesday   [5:00pm - 5:15pm]    
Enrollment Clearance Ends 5 p.m.

Category : Academic Calendar
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21 January 2015, Wednesday   [5:15pm - 5:30pm]    
Drop/Add Period Ends 5 p.m.

Category : Academic Calendar
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22 January 2015, Thursday   [12:00am - 12:00am]    
Extended Drop Period Begins

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22 January 2015, Thursday   [6:00pm - 7:30pm]    Artist Lecture: Brian Pera / I thought I might see you here
Category : Arts
Pera will discuss his work as a filmmaker and his current exhibition in Clough-Hanson Gallery, "I thought I might see you here" ...

22 January 2015, Thursday   [7:30pm - 8:30pm]    Faculty Concert Series: John Ross, guitar
Category : Arts
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23 January 2015, Friday   [6:00pm - 8:00pm]    Opening Reception: Brian Pera / I thought I might see you here
Category : Arts
Join us as for the opening reception of artist Brian Pera's new installation in Clough-Hanson Gallery, I thought I might see you here. ...

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

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

24 January 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. ...

25 January 2015, Sunday   [1:00pm - 3:00pm]    Women's Basketball vs. Sewanee - 1pm
Category : Athletics
Cheer on the Women’s Lynx Basketball Team as they take on Sewanee in their next game of the season! Be there at 1pm1 ...

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

26 January 2015, Monday   [5:15pm - 7:15pm]    Mike Nelson Book Talk - Resilient America: Electing Nixon in 1968
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
Mike Nelson's new book, “Resilient America,” explores how urban riots and the Tet Offensive, the assassinations of Martin Luther King, Jr. and Robert F. Kennedy, the politics of outrage and race—all pointed to a reordering of party coalitions, of groups and regions, a hardening and widening of an ideological divide—and to the historical importance of the 1968 election as a watershed event. Michael Nelson is the Fulmer Professor of Political Science at Rhodes College, a Fellow of Southern Methodist University’s Center for Presidential History, and a Senior Fellow at the University of Virginia’s Miller Center. He is the author of numerous bo ...

30 January 2015, Friday   [7:30pm - 10:00pm]    MASTERSINGERS/MSO "MESSIAH"
Category : Arts
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2 February 2015, Monday   [7:30pm - 9:00pm]    Evening of Opera Scenes
Category : Arts
Students perform in duets and ensembles from a variety of operas ...

3 February 2015, Tuesday   [4:00pm - 5:00pm]    First Tuesdays at 4 Concert Series: Courtenay Harter, oboe
Category : Arts
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4 February 2015, Wednesday   [7:00pm - 9:00pm]    Tournees French Film Festival
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
Film screening ...

5 February 2015, Thursday   [8:00am - 8:15am]    
Withdraw Period Begins

Category : Academic Calendar
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5 February 2015, Thursday   [12:30pm - 2:00pm]    Historians at Work: Giancarlo Casale
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
A seminar by Giancarlo Casale, History Professor at the University of Minnesota. Narrative I am a specialist in the history of the early modern Ottoman empire, although I also have interests in the history of geography and cartography, global exploration, and comparative empires. My first book, "The Ottoman Age of Exploration," was about the history of Ottoman expansion in the Indian Ocean during the sixteenth century. Based on extensive research in the archives of both Turkey and Portugal, it explored the ways in which the growth of the Ottoman Empire was part of the same historical process that witnessed the expansion of numerous other im ...

5 February 2015, Thursday   [6:00pm - 7:30pm]    When Slaves are Rulers, and Rulers are Slaves: Slavery and Identity in the Ottoman World
Category : Lectures/Conferences/Symposia
a lecture by Giancarlo Casale, History Professor at the University of Minnesota. Narrative I am a specialist in the history of the early modern Ottoman empire, although I also have interests in the history of geography and cartography, global exploration, and comparative empires. My first book, "The Ottoman Age of Exploration," was about the history of Ottoman expansion in the Indian Ocean during the sixteenth century. Based on extensive research in the archives of both Turkey and Portugal, it explored the ways in which the growth of the Ottoman Empire was part of the same historical process that witnessed the expansion of numerous other im ...