Lunch with Mr. Skinner

When: October 23, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 23, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Lunch with Mr. Skinner. Bring your lunch, relax, and enjoy —beverages provided. The carillon is played from noon, so you’ll hear the sweet sounds of the bells in the Chapel as you arrive. Rockefeller Chapel,(…)

Book discussion: “Wonder Women.”

When: October 21, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St.

When: October 21, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Book discussion: “Wonder Women.” In her book “Wonder Women: Sex, Power and the Quest for Perfection,” Debora Spar examines how women’s lives have—and have not—changed over the past forty years. International House, Assembly(…)

“The Art of Science” at Chicago Humanities Festival

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St.

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm Where: Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St. Categories: Upcoming Events “The Art of Science” at Chicago Humanities Festival. University of Chicago paleontologist Paul Sereno kicks off Hyde Park Day with an illustrated discussion of the latest findings in his field. This program is appropriate for(…)

The Newberry Consort: Playing with Fire.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events The Newberry Consort: Playing with Fire. Cornetto virtuoso Bruce Dickey joins the Newberry Consort for music from the Italian late Renaissance and early Baroque, a time of dazzling pyrotechnics, sublime poetry, and gorgeous harmonies. This(…)

Red Clay Dance Company: Transcending

When: October 19, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Red Clay Dance Company: Transcending. In celebration of their 5th Anniversary season, Red Clay Dance Company presents its inaugural fall concert” Transcending,” featuring “On Hallowed Ground,” a world premiere choreographed by Artistic Director(…)

Motet Choir: Parents Weekend

When: October 19, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm Where: Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901, 915 E. 60th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Motet Choir: Parents Weekend. Motet Choir’s first concert of the year showcases a variety of works from Latin America and Spain ranging in time from the Renaissance to the present day. Logan(…)

Humanities Day Presentation

When: October 19, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Centers for Gender/Race Studies, 5733 South University, 1st floor, 5733 S. University Ave.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Where: Centers for Gender/Race Studies, 5733 South University, 1st floor, 5733 S. University Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Humanities Day Presentation. This lecture will give a brief history of the University of Chicago’s Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality archival collections origins in feminist(…)

Open House Chicago at the Oriental Institute

When: October 19, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm Where: Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Open House Chicago at the Oriental Institute. The Oriental Institute joins the Chicago Architecture Foundation for a second year to present Open House Chicago, a free weekend festival providing access to over 150 of Chicago’s(…)