Connecticut College recently honored three members of the community with the 2015 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Service Awards, conferred each year on those who exemplify and uphold the legacy of Dr. King's work.
NEW LONDON, Conn. - Connecticut College´s Theater Department presents Henrik Ibsen´s "A Doll´s House," May 6-9. The performance is directed by Connecticut College senior Julia Berman. In this classic play set in the 19th century, housewife Nora Helmer is forced to navigate through a male-dominated world when her husband suddenly becomes ill. Her journey reveals the politics at play in a patriarchal society. Helmer´s experiences remain relevant today, and the play compels audience members to examine their own lives and the society in which they live, Berman said. Performances are at 8 p.m. on May 6, 7 and 8 and at 2 p.m. on May 8 and 9 in Tansill Theater. Tickets are $8 for general admission. To purchase tickets, call the Connecticut College box office at 860-439-ARTS. About Connecticut College Situated on the coast of southern New England, Connecticut College is a highly selective private liberal arts college with 1900 students from all across the country and throughout the world. On the college´s 750-acre arboretum campus overlooking Long Island Sound, students and faculty create a vibrant social, cultural and intellectual community enriched by diverse perspectives. The college, founded in 1911, is known for its unique combination of interdisciplinary studies, international programs, funded internships, student-faculty research and service learning. For more information, visit www.connecticutcollege.edu. --CC--
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