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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September 2014 – May 2015

Manage YOUR Time @ Traer 1st Floor Lobby
September 30, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Learn how to manage your time when life gets crazy! Juggling school, athletics, a job, and other activities is never easy. But by learning what is most important and how to say “no” to some things can help relieve your stress a bit and allow you to master the art of time management.
October 4, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Recently released French film about two actors considering to play opposite each other in Moliere’s The Misanthrope. One is a classical actor who has retired to an offshore island frequented by tourists, and the other is a successful star in a popular TV series about a medical doctor. Their goals and personalities clash as the subject matter of the play ends up defining their relationship. English subtitles.
October 7, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
Alcohol Abuse Intervention Training @ Earl Dolive Theater
This hour and a half training session will educate students on how to prevent intoxication, drunk driving, and underage drinking by arming them with the knowledge and confidence they need to recognize potential alcohol related problems and intervene to prevent alcohol related tragedies.
October 9, 2014 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Civic Engagement Dialogue and Roundtable Discussions featuring six Atlanta foundation and nonprofit leaders from the CCE Advisory Board on Thursday, October 9th,  1:00-2:00pm in the Trustee Room, TLCC.
October 9, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Eat Up & Stay Fit with Nutritionist Page Love @ Lupton Auditorium
Professional nutritionist Page Love is coming to Oglethorpe to share her expertise with students. She has worked with professional athletes and is an outstanding member in her field. Her lecture and activities will reflect the importance of eating healthy while being busy and experiencing stress.
October 17, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
When in Doubt, Give: the Music of Björk @ Earl Dolive Theater
Sophomore Peter Ramsey presents an electronic tribute to the legendary Icelandic singer and songwriter.
Atlanta Day of Service @ Check in at the TLCC
October 25, 2014 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
October 25, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Grandiose 17th century spectacle at Versailles created by playwright Moliere and composer Lully for King Louis XIV. Authentic recreation by innovative small theatre company with theatre, music and dance. English subtitles.
October 29, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Filmed classic performance of the Comedie Francaise of Moliere’s last play. The playwright died shortly after a performance in which he played the main role. In French with no subtitles.
November 1, 2014 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
•Campus Community Partnership Foundation (C2P) The Mentor Walk: College Immersion Day – Special Guest Speaker former President Jimmy Carter
Skylight Gallery Concert @ Oglethorpe University Museum of Art
November 2, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Pianist Laura Gordy and violinist George Vass perform music by Handel and Prokofiev.
November 5, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Interested in attending graduate school? Several local graduate programs ( UGA, GA State, Auburn, Mercer, GA Tech, and more ) from a variety of disciplines will be coming to Oglethorpe to share information and meet YOU! This is a great way to explore different options, learn about the entrance requirements, and to start planning for your future educational goals.
November 7, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oglethorpe University Singers and University Chorale Fall Concert Dr. W. Irwin Ray, conductor; David Buice, pianist
Oglethorpe Concert Winds Fall Concert @ Conant Performing Arts Center
November 8, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Oglethorpe Concert Winds Fall Concert Paul Scanling, conductor
Film Lecture by Professor Murray Pomerance @ Earl Dolive Theatre, Library
November 17, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
“Deep Depp: Travails of Celebrity in the Global Era” Professor Palmer is the author or editor of more than forty books on the cinema, and has published extensively on acting. His book on Johnny Depp is one of the classics in the field. He is a stimulating lecturer.
Annual Boar’s Head Ceremony and Holiday Concert with The University Singers, University Chorale and University Concert Winds.
January 4, 2015 – January 10, 2015 all-day
MLK Day of Service @ Check in at the TLCC
January 19, 2015 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
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 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
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