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Carleton Connects: Seven voices for sustainability

14 November 2022

The global climate crisis demands a variety of responses, and Carls are stepping up. Join the conversation with a panel of Carleton alumni and staff who are making climate and sustainability central to their work through research, advocacy, art, education, and construction.

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Carleton Connects: Chris Purdy ’88 and Elizabeth Master ’17 on global family planning

14 November 2022

Join Chris Purdy ’88 and Elizabeth Master ’17 for a conversation on the challenges and successes of promoting contraceptives, HIV/AIDS prevention, and family planning in more than 90 countries around the world.

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Carleton Connects: Michael Alvarez ’86 on election integrity

29 September 2022

Join prominent elections scholar R. Michael Alvarez ’86 for a conversation on the methods and the realities of our nation’s voting system.

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Carleton Connects: Nancy Braker ’81 on the Arb in spring

28 May 2022

Join Nancy Braker ’81 for a live walking tour of the Arb in all its spring glory.

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Carleton Connects: Alex Kosanovich ’14 on accepting mentorship as an accelerator of aspirations

28 May 2022

Our speaker will discuss how his constant openness to accepting and seeking out mentors has led to success in research, skill building, and comfort in new environments.

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Carleton Connects: Mario Small ’96 on neighborhoods, financial access, and racial inequality

25 March 2022

A distinguished scholar of social networks and urban neighborhoods discusses the financial geography of our nation and the importance of race to the accessibility of conventional banks.

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Carleton Connects: The joy of knotty words

8 February 2022

Three New York Times crossword authors—professor, alum, and student—discuss puzzles, creativity, and collaboration

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Carleton Connects: Gao Hong and students on Chinese music

27 January 2022

Three award-winning musicians — faculty, alumnus, & student — discuss Chinese music at Carleton and beyond

Gao Hong, Gus Holley '20, and Shannon Liu '23

Carleton Connects: Richard Allen Greene ’91 & Martin Kaste ’91 on air

16 December 2021

Two seasoned media professionals discuss the work of covering and creating news

Richard Allen Greene '91 and Martin Kaste '91

Carleton Connects: President Alison Byerly and the first hundred days

8 November 2021

Carleton’s new president discusses her first hundred days in office and her plans for the future

President Alison Byerly