Use this calendar to stay up-to-date on all Petrel Point events. Check back frequently for updates or subscribe using the button below. Events are color coded by type of point: blue – Arts, Education & Ideas, green – Civic Engagement, and yellow – Campus Leadership & Citizenship. Please note that this calendar is the official source for ALL Petrel Point events, events not listed on the calendar DO NOT qualify for Petrel Points (even if Petrel Points are listed on the event fliers.)

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January – May 2015

January 4, 2015 – January 10, 2015 all-day
January 19, 2015 all-day
MLK Day of Service @ Venue name
“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” This January, join in another day of service, honoring the legacy of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s and his lifelong commitment to serving and advocating for all persons in need. Matters of justice cross all areas, from socioeconomic to environmental, to educational disparities, or lack of access to healthy food. Begin your year with a commitment (or recommitment) to increase your personal awareness around a variety of social issues.
MLK Day of Service @ Check in at the TLCC
January 19, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Dr. Bauerlein’s lecture will open the Georgia Humanites Council sponsored exhibit and events, “Time is an Illusion” , celebrating the 100th anniversary Einstein’s General Theory of Relativity. Ogelthpre’s Einstein doucment will be on display.Events will link the General Theory of Relativity to the humanities. sponsored by the Georgia Humanities Council
February 11, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join Dr. Mike Rulsion for a stimulating evening disucssing Alan Lightman’s signautre work, Einstein’s Dreams. sponsored by the Georgia Humanities Council
Tihs event is sponsored by a grant from the Georgia Humanities Council.  
March 7, 2015 – March 14, 2015 all-day
The Atlanta Concert Band @ Conant Performing Arts Center
March 8, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
*Sunday, March 8, 2015 3:00 pm / Conant Performing Arts Center The Atlanta Concert Band Paul Scanling, conductor and musical director free with Petrel Pass Co-sponsored by Oglethorpe University Department of Music
March 11, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join Dr. John Cramer for a lively discussion of Alan Ligthman’s signuatre work, Einstein’s Dreams. sponsored by the Georgia Humanities Council
March 17, 2015 all-day
This event is sponsored by a grant from the Georgia Humanities Council.
March 24, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
This event is sponorsored by the Georgia Humanities Council
March 27, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
free with Petrel Pass Advance Sale Tickets: 678-301-8013 or www.ccityopera.org. co-sponsored by Oglethorpe University Department of Music.
Cesar Chavez Day of Service @ Check in at the TLCC
March 28, 2015 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
March 28, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
free with Petrel Pass Advance Sale Tickets: 678-301-8013 or www.ccityopera.org. co-sponsored by Oglethorpe University Department of Music.
March 29, 2015 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
free with Petrel Pass Advance Sale Tickets: 678-301-8013 or www.ccityopera.org. co-sponsored by Oglethorpe University Department of Music.
OU Day of Service @ Check in at the TLCC
April 3, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
April 10, 2015 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
featuring applied music scholars and professors’ select students
This event is sponsored by the Georgia Humanities Council.
April 24, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Oglethorpe University Singers and Chorale Spring Concert Dr. W. Irwin Ray, conductor; David Buice, pianist
The Oglethorpe Concert Winds Spring Concert @ Conant Performing Arts Center
May 2, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Oglethorpe Concert Winds Spring Concert Paul Scanling, conductor
The Georgia Philharmonic @ Conant Performing Arts Center
May 9, 2015 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
The Georgia Philharmonic For advanced sale tickets: www.georgiaphilharmonic.org / free with Petrel Pass co-sponsored by Oglethorpe University Department of Music
This event is sponsored by the Georgia Humanites Council.