The Cornell College theatre department’s production of “Machinal,” considered on of the greatest examples of Expressionist theatre, runs Feb. 20, 21, 27, and 28 at 7:30 p.m. and Feb. 22 at 2 p.m. in Kimmel Theatre.
Todd Knoop, an economics and business professor at Cornell College, has written his fourth textbook, “Business Cycle Economics: Understanding Recessions and Depressions from Boom to Bust.”
Quink, a remarkable group of four Dutch singers with expressive a cappella programs of a varied repertoire, will perform the year’s final Music Monday concert at 7:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 23, in King Chapel.
The Cornell College Chaplain & Spiritual Life Office will host a performance of Joe Jennison’s one-man show “Jesus in the Confessional” on Feb. 25, at 3:30 p.m. in Allee Chapel. The 20-minute piece chronicles Jennison’s return to the Catholic Church after more than 30 years away.
Best-selling novelist Lauren Groff will give a reading at the Van Etten-Lacey House at 7:30 p.m. on Feb. 19.
Dozens of students in eight different courses will spend Block 6 off campus, going as far afield as the Bahamas, Belize, Rome, and New Zealand.
Leon Tabak, computer science professor at Cornell College, will moderate a discussion of STEM education on KCRG TV-9’s “Ethical Perspectives on the News” that will air Sunday, Feb. 15.
One of Cornell College’s three Mock Trial squads won the regional tournament in St. Paul, Minnesota, and earned a bid to the Opening Round Championship Series tournament in March.
Snow removal is proceeding normally on campus and Cornell College is open as usual on Monday, Feb. 2.
Alex Hubers, a Cornell College senior, presented his research in early March at the premier conference on Human-Robot Interaction.
Brennen Hicklin ’15 and Rebecca Sullens ’09 were on the winning team at Startup Weekend Cedar Rapids, which was held March 6-8.