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Inspired by—and through—dance

Inspired by—and through—dance

January 19, 2017

The Program of Dance and Movement kicks off the new year with its seventh annual inspireDANCE Festival. The festival, which begins Wednesday, January 25, and takes place over six days, will feature more than 30 master classes, workshops, and performances. This year’s headliner is Dance Heginbotham, a rising contemporary dance company from New York City.

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Susan B. Anthony Center joins area organizations in celebrating suffrage centennial

Susan B. Anthony Center joins area organizations in celebrating suffrage centennial

January 16, 2017

2017: Celebrating 100 Years of New York State Women’s Right to Vote is a year-long celebration of women’s suffrage in the state.

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More than a decade of distinguished MLK speakers

More than a decade of distinguished MLK speakers

January 13, 2017

Author Joy DeGruy, who will deliver this year’s Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Address, is the latest in a long line of exceptional luminaries in the civil rights field to speak at the University. A fuller list of past speakers is found on the Office of Minority Student Affairs website. Marc Morial [2016] President of the National […]

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Events celebrate legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Events celebrate legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 13, 2017

Events across the University mark Monday’s MLK celebrations, and renowned author, educator, and activist Joy DeGruy will deliver the University’s annual Martin Luther King Jr. Commemorative Address on Friday, January 27.

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Eastman hosts conference for music school leaders

Eastman hosts conference for music school leaders

January 11, 2017

Administrators from the most prominent music schools in the country will meet in Rochester in June for the Eastman Leadership Conference to discuss the unique 21st century challenges these schools face.

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d.health Summit 2017 focuses on the future of aging

d.health Summit 2017 focuses on the future of aging

January 9, 2017

Underpinning this year’s theme are a selection of topics that discuss the future of medicine, technology, and healthcare policy as they relate to aging Americans. This national forum will be held at The New York Academy of Sciences, at the World Trade Center in New York City.

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Concert celebrates Rochester-Velikiy Novgorod sister cities connection

Concert celebrates Rochester-Velikiy Novgorod sister cities connection

December 30, 2016

The 11th annual “Russian-American Friendship Concert,” presented by the Eastman Community Music School, will feature a diverse program of vocal and instrumental works by Russian composers.

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Concert marks 40th anniversary of William Warfield Scholarships

Concert marks 40th anniversary of William Warfield Scholarships

December 15, 2016

Scholarship recipient Alicia Rosser ’17 performs in this year’s concert, celebrating the legacy of William Warfield and promoting opportunities for African-American artists pursuing a career in vocal performance through advanced training at the Eastman School of Music.

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Dance, light, media come together in <em>Confluence</em>

Dance, light, media come together in Confluence

December 6, 2016

The Program of Dance and Movement will present a series of shows featuring students, faculty, and guest artists in new collaborative and multidisciplinary dance works exploring social issues in the wake of the 2016 election.

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Installation shows ‘beauty in inclusivity’

Installation shows ‘beauty in inclusivity’

November 18, 2016

On Display, a “deconstructed art exhibit,” explores the diversity of the human form. The piece been performed around the world and had its Rochester premiere at the Memorial Art Gallery in October. A December performance is planned at the Disability Studies Cluster conference.

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