Music, Literature, and Conversation on Concordia's Campus in October Commencing Friday, October 5 Print


By Rebecca Portnoy, Communications Manager, Marketing, Concordia College

Oct. 3, 2018:  Concordia College has events scheduled throughout the month of October; all are open to the public, and most are free of charge.  

Friday, October 5, 7:30 am, Business Breakfast with BofA's NYC Market President Anne Walker. The October 5 installment of Business Breakfast brings Anne Walker, Bank of America's market president for New York City, to campus. Her talk, "Embracing the Zigzag Path," will explore the many ways to find career satisfaction. It will be held from 7:30 to 9:00 am in the Pietruski Auditorium on the second floor of the Scheele Memorial Library.

Monday, October 15, 7:30 pm, Books & Coffee Discussion with Author Kate Moore. Kate Moore, bestselling author of The Radium Girls, will be headlining the October 15 Books & Coffee discussion at 7:30 pm at the Sommer Center for Worship and the Performing Arts. Moore has been on a media blitz talking about her engrossing historical narrative, and Concordia is delighted to welcome her to campus.

Thursday, October 25, 7:00 pm, President John Nunes Interviews Author Rev. Philip Krey. As the 70th anniversary of Human Rights Day approaches, Concordia president Dr. John Nunes will interview author Rev. Philip Krey, PhD, on justice and human rights in an OSilas Gallery talk at 7:00 pm on October 25.

Saturday, October 27, 7:00 pm, Hoch Chamber Music Series Concert with Lawrence Dutton. On October 27 at 7:00 pm, the Hoch Chamber Music Series opens its season with "A Night of Borders and Boundaries," featuring world-renowned violist Lawrence Dutton, guest artists, and Concordia Conservatory faculty. The concert will take place at the Sommer Center for Worship and the Performing Arts. Tickets are available at

Tuesday, October 30, 7:30 pm, Met Museum's Dr. Helen Evans Discusses Met's Armenia! Exhibition. There will be an OSilas Gallery talk at 7:30 pm on October 30, when The Met Museum’s Dr. Helen C. Evans will discuss Armenia’s ancient and significant cultural heritage with images from The Met’s exhibition Armenia!, which she curated. Tickets are required. For more information, contact Elizabeth Vranka at CLOAKING or 914.337.3000, ext. 2173.

Find the full schedule of events with times and locations at

Pictured here: A Hoch Chamber Music Series concert.

Photo courtesy Rebecca Portnoy, Communications Manager, Marketing, Concordia College

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