The concerned and curious citizen will learn from former Federal Intelligence Officer, John Cassara as he shares his unique perspective at Terrorist Financing: The War Behind the War on Terror lecture in the Vieve Gore Auditorium in the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory at 7 p.m. After a 26-year career in the federal government, Cassara is considered an expert in anti-money laundering and terrorist financing, particularly when dealing with the Middle East.
He is the author of Hide and Seek: Intelligence, Law Enforcement, and the Stalled War on Terrorist Finance and On The Trail of Terror Finance: What Law Enforcement and Intelligence Offers Need to Know. This event is free and open to the public.
Also that evening at the Tower Theatre at 7 p.m. guests will view a screening of The Big Red One. Follow a US Army sergeant who participated in WWI and then leads a rifle squad in the First Infantry during WWII, the same division in which he's served previously.
Guests will follow the squad through Vichy French Africa to Germany where they will encounter a concentration camp in 1945. All Ivory Tower film screenings are free.
Internationally acclaimed Westminister Chamber Singers have joined their voices with 2010 World Choirs Competition bronze medal winning singers from the Shanghai Cao Yang High School Choir from China.
Come experience the One Night Two Worlds concert showcasing the best of both the East & West! This concert starts at 7:30 in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall in the Emma Eccles Jones Conservatory and is free.
Come cheer Westminster's Men's and Women's basketball teams as they take on Rocky Mountain College. The Women play at 5:30 p.m. and the Men at 7:30 p.m. in the Behnken Field House.
Come celebrate the National Girls and Women in Sports Day at Westminster College's 2nd Annual Sports and Recreation Clinic. This event is for all girls ages 6-14. Visit westministercollege.edu/fwrd to register.
Registration fee is $10. The first 120 girls to register will received a t-shirt, drawstring backpack and water bottle. This clinic will be held in the Eccles Health, Wellness, & Athletic Center.
Also, be sure to come cheer Westminster's men's and women's basketball teams as they take on Carroll College. This will be Senior Recognition and Athletic Hall of Fame Night, so you won't want to miss the games.
The women play at 5:30 p.m. and the Men at 7:30 p.m. in the Behnken Field House.
What a perfect way to celebrate Valentine's Day: Westminster Chamber Singers will preform love song from various artists throughout time. This concert starts at 7:30 p.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall. Those in attendance must be at least six-years-old. General Admission is just $10 and just $5 for Non-Westminster Students. To purchase tickets visit ezticketlive.com. Feb. 16-20
Come watch the show put on by Westminster Theatre as they present William Finn and Rachel Sheinkin's The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee. The competition begins as six children face off on a serious battle.
The words are hilarious and the laughs will continue far beyond this production. Shows on 7:30 p.m. Feb. 16-19, Saturday and Sunday matinees are at 2:00 p.m in the Dumke Student Theatre in the Jewett Center for the Performing Arts. For more information visit westminstercollege.edu.
The ASWC and the Office of Spiritual Life will present African Spirituals. Come enjoy an evening of fun celebrating Black History Month. Even begins at 8:00 p.m. in the Vieve Gore Concert Hall.
For a further list of events and additional details on all of these events, visit westminstercollege.edu/campus_events. Make sure to get involved in all that Westminster has to offer.