Home- Parents and Families- Global Leaders Lecture Series Global Leaders at Colgate The Kerschner Family Series Global Leaders at Colgate brings notable individuals to campus each year, expanding our students’ access to 21st century newsmakers. The series was launched in 2007 by the Society of Families. Menu Menu “Queen of Soul” Aretha Franklin to Perform at Colgate Concert Information Legendary vocalist Aretha Franklin will perform on campus at 7:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 5 in Sanford Field House. RESERVE TICKETS Full Weekend Schedule Friday, March 4 7:00 p.m. A Map of Virtue A play by Erin Courtney Directed by April Sweeney, associate professor of English in the university theater E-mail TheaterBoxOffice@colgate.edu for tickets Location: Brehmer Theater, Dana Arts Center Saturday, March 5 Noon “Jazz and the Creative Process” A behind-the-scenes look at how performers acquire the language of jazz Lecture demonstration by Glenn Cashman, associate professor of music and director of jazz A brown bag lunch will be provided Location: The Palace Theater 3:00 p.m. Student Dance Performance Coordinated by Tanya Calamoneri, visiting assistant professor of English and dance instructor Location: Colgate Memorial Chapel 7:00 p.m.* Aretha Franklin and her Orchestra Opening act by students and faculty: Motown Legends Music of The Supremes, The Jackson 5, and Stevie Wonder *Doors open at 5:00 p.m., close at 6:30 p.m. Ticket required Location: Sanford Field House 10:00 p.m. Screening of Round Midnight Academy Award-winning film; introduction by Glenn Cashman Location: 105 Little Hall Sunday, March 6 3:30 p.m. Chamber Players Directed by Laura Klugherz, professor of music and Africana and Latin American studies, and director of chamber music Linda Rosenthal, violin, guest resident Location: Colgate Memorial Chapel Past Leaders October 25, 2014 READ ARTICLE – VIEW VIDEO October 25, 2013 READ ARTICLE – VIEW VIDEO April 13, 2012 READ ARTICLE April 9, 2010 READ ARTICLE – VIEW VIDEO April 22, 2008 READ ARTICLE – VIEW VIDEO April 13, 2013 READ ARTICLE October 29, 2010 READ ARTICLE – VIEW VIDEO October 31, 2009 READ ARTICLE – VIEW VIDEO April 3, 2009 READ ARTICLE – VIEW VIDEO April 13, 2007 READ ARTICLE Parents and Families Parents' and Grandparents' Fund Parents' Steering Committee Senior Class Gift Family Weekend Global Leaders Lecture Series Fostering Resiliency RELATED LINKS Intellectual Engagement INTELLECTUAL ENGAGEMENT Collaborative research by highly regarded faculty is a Colgate trademark. Off-Campus Study OFF-CAMPUS STUDY Colgate has one of the most robust off-campus study programs in the country. Career Services CAREER SERVICES Staff members and dedicated alumni play a key role in students' career exploration. Lucky 13 LUCKY 13 Find out why 13 is the most popular number on campus.