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New Horizons Band Presents Holiday Concert

New Horizons Band Presents Holiday Concert

November 15, 2013

The program will include such favorites as White Christmas, I’ll Be Home for Christmas, Festival of Hanukkah, Santa Meets Sousa, The Radetsky March, a variety of sing-a-longs, and other holiday classics.

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Eastman Computer Music Center Hosts Philippe Leroux

Eastman Computer Music Center Hosts Philippe Leroux

November 14, 2013

Prize-winning French composer Philippe Leroux, whose work includes electronic, acousmatic, vocal, chamber, and symphonic music, will be in-residence Nov. 20 and 21.

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Helping Bereaved Kids Cope During the Holidays

Helping Bereaved Kids Cope During the Holidays

November 13, 2013

The stretch between October and January becomes a downward spiral of grief for bereaved children.

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EVENT: Challenges to Catholicism in 21st-Century America

EVENT: Challenges to Catholicism in 21st-Century America

November 13, 2013

George Weigel, noted author and NBC News Vatican analyst, will deliver the lecture “21st-Century Catholics in an Unfamiliar America” for the 2013-2014 Faith in America lecture series.

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Mellon Foundation Commits $1M to Digital Humanities

Mellon Foundation Commits $1M to Digital Humanities

November 12, 2013

Students from any of Rochester’s four humanities Ph.D. programs—English, history, philosophy, and visual and cultural studies—are invited to apply for admission to the fellowship.

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Depression Therapy Effective for Poor, Minority Moms

Depression Therapy Effective for Poor, Minority Moms

November 8, 2013

The study tested the effectiveness of interpersonal psychotherapy, a short-term depression treatment that has worked with more advantaged populations. The comparison was clear: home-based, interpersonal psychotherapy lifted depression much more effectively than standard care.

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Eastman hosts Music College Fair

Eastman hosts Music College Fair

October 25, 2013

Eastman is hosting the 8th annual fair in conjunction with Ithaca College and The Juilliard School.

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Neilly Series: Johanna Skibsrud on writing & inspiration

Neilly Series: Johanna Skibsrud on writing & inspiration

October 24, 2013

Johanna Skibsrud’s debut novel, The Sentimentalists, won Canada’s most prestigious literary award in 2010.

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EVENT: “Jewish Studies Then, Jewish Studies Now”

EVENT: “Jewish Studies Then, Jewish Studies Now”

October 24, 2013

Aaron Hughes will give his first lecture as the Philip S. Bernstein Professor of Jewish Studies in the Department of Religion and Classics.

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Ensemble to perform at international percussion convention

Ensemble to perform at international percussion convention

October 23, 2013

The Eastman Percussion Ensemble will perform a showcase concert at the Percussive Arts Society International Convention (PASIC) on Nov. 16.

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