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Black Chorus concert shares a message of inspiration

By Natalie Stewart October 14, 2015

Music with a message: Black Chorus hopes to inspire and teach determination at their next concert Sunday.By Natalie StewartStaff writerResilience and determination are only two of the many narratives Black...

An outsider’s account of the great American Thanksgiving

An outsider’s account of the great American Thanksgiving

By Shivam Sharma December 2, 2014

Growing up in an Indian household, festivals have been a constant part of my life. Not just because us Indians happen to have so many of them, but also because each one was celebrated in our house with...

Students, faculty, staff and members of the community joined together in Foellinger Great Hall to celebrate the life of Kent Conrad. Conrad died unexpectedly on Sept. 5.

Remembering Dr. Konrad

By Sarah Nolan November 4, 2014

On the first day of his 2005 trip to Italy with his local community choir, Dr. Kent Conrad performed on the organ in front of a crowded St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City.  Holly Jordan, a close friend...

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