Afternoon Sabbatical Luncheon: Morocco
Following a traditional Moroccan meal, discover how friendly and picturesque Morocco has been able to avoid the chaos plaguing other North African countries. Dean Rhodes, retired associate professor of Spanish, will trace Morocco's past as well as explore the varied peoples and cultures of this one-of-a-kind Muslim nation. Tickets: $22 (before Oct. 6). Please call 574-535-7564 for reservations.
Rieth Chamber Series: Milton String Quartet
Grand Prize and Strings Gold Medal Winners of the 2017 Fischoff National Chamber Music competition, the Milton String Quartet is based in Montreal, Quebec, where quartet members study at McGill University’s Schulich School of Music.
Performing Arts Series: Mary Chapin Carpenter
Five-time Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter and Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame inductee Mary Chapin Carpenter will visit Goshen College, performing songs from her expansive 14-album catalog and new songs from her latest record The Things That We Are Made Of.
"Treble Fest" Women's Choral Festival Concert
The Goshen College Women's World Music Choir will be joined by ensembles from Manchester High School (North Manchester) and Northfield High School (Wabash).
All are welcome to GC's Homecoming Weekend events.
GC Block Party
Enjoy lunch from local food trucks and interact with retired faculty members from your department. Games, music, face painting and more! No registration required, food can be purchased directly from the vendors. Location: RFC parking lot.
Champions of Character Reception
Celebrate GC 2017 Champions of Character Stan King ’61 and Justine Pletcher ’72 at noon in the RFC turf room.
Exhibit Reception: Eugene Alexander: The Fashion of Eugene Stutzman
Fashion designs by Goshen College alumnus Eugene Stutzman ’73 will be on display, including the dress worn by Sarah Jessica Parker in Sex And The City: The Movie and the dress worn by Whitney Houston on the cover of Life Magazine. Reception at 5:30 pm.
Homecoming Music Gala
Music Center, Sauder Concert Hall | Cost: $8, GC students free | The music department presents its annual showcase of student and faculty musicians.
Discovery: A Comic Lament by Ted & Company Theaterworks
Play: “Discovery: A Comic Lament” by Ted & Company Theaterworks Date & Time: Friday, Oct. 6 at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 7 at 4 p.m. Location: Goshen College Umble Center Tickets: $5 general admission. Available online or at the door. Clockwise from…