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Attention Instrumental Musicians
Do you play an instrument? Check out our fantastic ensembles! The AU Orchestra - featuring a Halloween Concert! The AU Symphonic Band OR the Jazz Band - featuring jazz flutist-composer, Leslie Burrs ! OR the AU Pep Band - featuring the AU Football Team! Instruments and Lockers available. Contact Lisa Lantz or Chris Foster Fosterc
Singing in choir is a great way to relieve stress!
New Choirs for Fall 2016 The Music Department is offering two new vocal ensembles this fall. Soprano/Alto Chorus MUSC 277 This choir created for women's voices will perform "The Ceremony of Carols" a beautiful seasonal work for SSA choir and harp. Our guest harpist will be Hannah Lash who has been hailed by the New York Times and The New Yorker Magazine as one of America's finest harpists and composers. Choir meets Tuesday 5:20-6:50 and Thursday 7:00-8:30 Tenor/Bass Choir or the Saxon Singers MUSC 278 This all male ensemble (or extremely low female voices) will perform new works by African American composer, Leslie Burrs as well as Hannah Lash's "De Profundis" with the Women's choir. Saxon Singers meet Monday 7:00-8:30 and Wednesday 5:20-6:50 Both ensembles carry 2 "C (Arts)" credits and no audition is necessary. Both choirs are also open to community, faculty and staff. These courses may also be taken as an overload with no overload fee.(you will have to fill out a course overload form and get the required signatures) For more information contact Luanne Crosby
AUDITIONS for TWO Theatre Productions, this Sun, Mon., and Tues!!!
AUDITIONS will be held in C.D. Smith Theatre in Miller, Sun. 8/28 and Mon. 8/29, with callbacks on Tues. 8/30, all at 7:00 p.m. EVERYONE is welcome to these cold reading auditions where we will cast two plays. COME!! Audition for AN ADULT EVENING OF SHEL SILVERSTEIN and THE ASH GIRL. We are looking for 25-30 actors, 12-15 men and 12-15 women. All are welcome. Contact Becky Prophet, for more information
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- Location: Miller Theater
- Time: 11:00 AM - 12:15 PM
A funny, in-your-face show about the power of sex. Maria Falzone’s ability to connect with students in a very real and personal way allows her to lay the foundation to explaining all the "rules" to greater and safer sex.
Pine Hill Trail Hike
- Location: Powell Campus Center, 1st Floor Lobby
- Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
This hike will be led by our Forest People Club who will guide you on a trail right on our campus.
Open Gym, Pool, and Fitness Center
- Location: McLane Center
- Time: 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Come to the Health and Wellness Annex for a game of basketball or a nice run on the indoor track. Get your swimsuit out to swim some laps and cool off from the heat.
Historic Walking Tour
- Location: King Alfred Statue
- Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
This 45-minute walking tour, led by University Archivist and AU graduate Laurie McFadden, will introduce you to the history and heritage of Alfred. The tour will begin and end at the Kin Alfred statue.
Bike Tour
- Location: Meet at Bike Hub, 1st Floor of Powell
- Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
This ride will give you info about routes in the area and a chance to meet some other bikers in Alfred. If you don’t have a bike you can rent one from the Bike Hub on the first floor of the Powell Campus Center. The bike tour will leave from the Bike Hub at 2pm and 3pm
Community Service
- Location: Depart from front of Kanakadea Hall
- Time: 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Join service learning coordinator Corey Fecteau for a brief community service project in the village.
Quidditch Match
- Location: Brick Lawn
- Time: 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Come watch or learn to play. On the Brick lawn
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26-Aug-16 — Alfred Station firefighter to recall events of Sept. 2001 to open Alfred University lecture series

Blake Mayo, a firefighter in the Alfred Station department, will present “9-11 Looking Back 15 Years” at the first Bergren Forum of the 2016-17 academic year at Alfred University.

26-Aug-16 — Opening convocation speaker share the same advice: Take advantage of all the opportunities at AU

Speakers at this morning’s opening convocation for new first-year and transfer students had a common theme:  Take advantage of every opportunity that Alfred University offers.           

26-Aug-16 — Alfred University faculty collaborate on presentation to Society of Glass Technology

Two Alfred University faculty members who share an interest in glass, but with different approaches to the material will present at the Centenary Conference of the Society of Glass Technology, to be held Sept. 4-8 in Sheffield, England.

25-Aug-16 — Works by Mario Prisco to be exhibited at Cohen Gallery

The Cohen Gallery at Alfred University (AU) will present recent figure drawings and fantastical watercolors by Professor Emeritus and Dean Emeritus Mario Prisco. “Observed and Imagined: Works on Paper by Mario Prisco” runs  from Sept. 9 to Oct. 16.