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Tyler Chaffee '15

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Tyler Chaffee '15

2012–2013

HUNTINGDON COLLEGE
CULTURAL AND COMMUNITY EVENTS

Jump to: Fall 2012  /  Spring 2013 

Events listed in chronological order. For other dates and events see: Academic Calendar; Athletics Schedule; College Calendar 

Fall 2012

BIG RED WEEKEND, Friday-Saturday, August 17–18, all-campus

Presidential Convocation 2011 PRESIDENTIAL CONVOCATION, Wednesday, August 22, 11:45 a.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall

FACULTY FOLLIES AND SERIOUS STUFF, presented by Department of Music faculty, Thursday, August 30, 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall

HUNTINGDON FACULTY RECITALSERIES presents MARK EDWARDS, GUITAR RECITAL, Thursday, September 6, 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall; free and open to the public

ELIZABETH BELCHER CHEEK CONCERT SERIES presents DENNIS HERRICK and VADIM SEREBRYANY, "Brought to you by the Letter P," (trumpet/piano), Thursday, September 20, 7:30 p.m., Flowers Hall, Ligon Chapel; featuring music by composers whose last names begin with the letter P; free and open to the public 

BAND DAY, Saturday, September 22—prospective students who are interested in performing with the Marching Scarlet and Grey are invited to attend this special event; contact the Office of Admission at (334) 833-4497 or admiss@huntingdon.edu; or Huntingdon Bands assistant director Adam Murphy at amurphy@huntingdon.edu for more information.

THE 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF TITLE IX: "Title IX: A Work in Progress," Friday, September 28, 2:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; free and open to the public.  In observance of the 40th anniversary of this landmark legislation, Huntingdon is hosting a series of seminars culminating in this keynote address to be delivered by Huntingdon Class of 1987 alumna and Auburn-Montgomery professor Michele Olson.  News Release. 

 Homecoming 2011 HOMECOMING and FAMILY WEEKEND, Friday-Sunday,September 28–30; Homecoming 2012 schedule; Family Weekend Schedule and Registration information 

HOMECOMING STUDENT RECITAL, Friday, September 28, 3:00 p.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall; free and open to the public

HOST DAYSaturday, September 29, 8:30 a.m.–noon; hosted by the Office of Admission, Host Days provide time for prospective students and families to tour the campus, talk with students, eat in the dining hall, meet the faculty and staff, and learn about financial aid and scholarships.  Free for prospective students and their families. Visitors may stay for the Homecoming football game, which begins at noon. For reservations, contact the Office of Admission at (334) 833-4497 or admiss@huntingdon.edu. 

Homecoming/Family Weekend CHORAL CONCERT, Sunday, September 30, 3:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel; free and open to the public

RHODA COLEMAN ELLISON WRITERS FESTIVAL presents poet Brian Turner, who will read from his work during the annual lecture Thursday, October 4, at 7:00 p.m. in Ligon Chapel, and present a workshop for Huntingdon writers Friday, October 5. The lecture is free and open to the public.

ELIZABETH BELCHER CHEEK CONCERT SERIES presents THE CAVELL TRIO: Shelly Megginson, oboe; Osiris J. Molina, clarinet; Jenny Mann, bassoon; Sunday, October 7, 3:00 p.m. Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; free and open to the public; artists from the University of Alabama; news release 

MARCHING SCARLET & GREY MARCHING INVITATIONAL, Saturday, October 13: contact Director of Bands Eddy Williams (ewilliams@huntingdon.edu) or Assistant Director of Bands Adam Murphy (amurphy@huntingdon.edu) for more information.  

PRESIDENTIAL PUBLIC POLICY FORUM, Monday, October 15, 7:30–8:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall.  Representing President Barack Obama will be John Anzalone, a pollster and partner in the firm Anzalone Lizt Research. Representing Republican candidate Mitt Romney will be Alabama State Senator Cam Ward. The forum will be moderated by Glenn Halbrooks, co-anchor and managing editor for CBS 8 News. The forum is free and open to the public. See News Release.

EVENT POSTPONED--THIS EVENT WILL NOT TAKE PLACE: HUNTINGDON FACULTY RECITAL SERIES presents classical guitarist KEVIN MANDERVILLEThursday, October 25, 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall, free and open to the public 

HUNTINGDON MARCHING HONOR BAND, Saturday, October 27; contact Director of Bands Eddy Williams (ewilliams@huntingdon.edu) or Assistant Director of Bands Adam Murphy (amurphy@huntingdon.edu) for more information

HALLOWEEN ORGAN RECITAL, presented by the American Guild of Organists as part of the Harald Rohlig Organ Recital Series, Tuesday, October 30, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall

STUDENT RECITAL, Friday, November 9, 11:45 a.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall

HOST DAY, Saturday, November 10, 8:30 a.m.–noon; November visitors may stay as guests of the College for the Huntingdon Hawks football game at the conclusion of the Host Day Program.  Sponsored by the Office of Admission, Host Days provide time for prospective students and families to tour the campus, talk with students, eat in the dining hall, meet the faculty and staff, and learn about financial aid and scholarships.  Free for prospective students and their families.  For reservations, contact the Office of Admission at (334) 833-4497 or admiss@huntingdon.edu.

ELIZABETH BELCHER CHEEK CONCERT SERIES presents VADIM SEREBRYANY, piano, Tuesday, November 13, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; free and open to the public.  This concert will feature selections from the works of Beethoven.  

HARALD ROHLIG ORGAN RECITAL SERIES presents JAMES CONELY, Thursday, November 15, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall. Dr. Conely will perform with the COR Trumpet Trio in a "Feasts of Fall" concert.  The COR Trumpet Trio is comprised of Huntingdon Professor of Music Dennis Herrick and Alabama State University's Carly Johnson and Bryan Reeves. 

 SLC 2011 HUNTINGDON COLLEGE CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION, Thursday, November 29:
    6:30 p.m. Arrival of St. Nicholas 

    6:45 p.m. Caroling and Lighting of the Trees 

    7:00 p.m. A Service of Lessons and Carols, Ligon Chapel 

STUDENT RECITAL, Friday, November 30, 11:45 a.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall

HUNTINGDON HARMONY CHRISTMAS CONCERT, Friday, November 30, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall

Spring 2013

TIME CHANGE: MARTIN LUTHER KING CONVOCATION AND GOSPEL CELEBRATION, Tuesday, January 22, 7:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall 

ROBERT GIBSON GUITAR RECITAL, Thursday, January 31, 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall.  See news release.

 EVENT CANCELED:  ELIZABETH BELCHER CHEEK CONCERT SERIES presents THE MUSIC OF SHOSTAKOVICH, Thursday, February 7   

STUDENT RECITAL, Friday, February 8, 11:45 a.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall 

Miss Huntingdon 2012

THE MISS HUNTINGDON PAGEANT, Saturday, February 16, 7:00 p.m., Leo J. Drum Jr. Theater, Cloverdale Administrative Building; free and open to the public

OPEN HOUSE, Sunday, February 24, 3:00–5:00 p.m., Leo J. Drum Jr. Theater, Cloverdale Administrative Building; open to Huntingdon family and special friends

VANN VOCAL INSTITUTE, Friday–Saturday, March 8–9, with Recital Saturday, March 9, at 5:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall and Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall.  This special event brings young singers from high schools and colleges across Alabama to Huntingdon for master class training and a recital as the program concludes.  The recital is free and open to the public; master classes are open, as well.

HOST DAY, Saturday, March 2, 8:30 a.m.–noon; sponsored by the Office of Admission, Host Days provide time for prospective students and families to tour the campus, talk with students, eat in the dining hall, meet the faculty and staff, and learn about financial aid and scholarships.  Free for prospective students and their families.  For reservations, contact the Office of Admission at (334) 833-4497 or admiss@huntingdon.edu.

NEW EVENT!:  HUNTINGDON DRAMA CLUB presents "MONTHS ON END," a comedy by Michael Pospisil; student performance/dress rehearsal Thursday, March 14, at 6:00 p.m.; public performance Friday, March 15, at 7:00 p.m., Smith Music Building Recital Hall.  Free! Event Release.  

STUDENT RECITAL, Friday, March 15, 11:45 a.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall    

ALABAMA SCIENCE OLYMPIAD, Saturday, March 16, all day; state-wide science competitions for middle school and high school students with closing ceremonies/awards at approximately 4:45 p.m., Roland Student Center

Trumpet et alELIZABETH BELCHER CHEEK CONCERT SERIES presents TRUMPET ET AL, with DR. DENNIS HERRICK and guest artists Brenda Luchsinger (French horn), Carly Johnson (trumpet), and Doug Bristol (trombone), Tuesday, March 19, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall, free and open to the public 

HUNTINGDON SYMPHONIC HONOR BAND, Friday-Saturday, April 5–6; more information.  

TIME AND VENUE CHANGE: HUNTINGDON WINDS SPRING CONCERT, Friday, April 5, 7:00 p.m., Leo J. Drum Theater, Flowers Hall; free and open to the public. 

TIME CHANGE: Grace PotterCLOVERJAM featuring GRACE POTTER, Saturday, April 6, 7:00–11:30 p.m., Roland Arena, Roland Student Center.  Tickets.  Event release; also featuring the Stooges Brass Band.

Nancy Huddleston PackerJIMMY LOEB LITERARY SERIES presents Stanford University Professor of English Emerita and acclaimed writer Nancy Huddleston Packer, "Writing About Women: Then and Now," Monday, April 8, 7:00 p.m., Leo J. Drum Jr. Theater, Cloverdale Campus; Read More 

FACULTY RECITAL SERIES: KEVIN MANDERVILLE, classical guitar recital, Tuesday, April 9, 7:30 p.m., Smith Music Building Recital Hall; free and open to the public; news release 

AWARDS DAY CONVOCATIONMonday, April 15, 11:45 a.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall 

TIME AND DATE CHANGE: CHORAL CONCERT, Music from "The Pirates of Penzance," Monday, April 15, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall; the Huntingdon College Choirs are directed by Gene J. Davis and Dr. Jennifer Canfield. 

Serebryany 2012ELIZABETH BELCHER CHEEK CONCERT SERIES presents pianist VADIM SEREBRYANY, Tuesday, April 16, 7:30 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall, free and open to the public

TIME CHANGE:  HUNTINGDON WINDS POPS CONCERT, Thursday, April 18, 6:00 p.m., Top Stage, The Green

STUDENT RECITAL, Friday, April 19, 11:45 a.m., Smith Music Building's Delchamps Recital Hall

BACCALAUREATE, Friday, May 3, 5:00 p.m., Ligon Chapel, Flowers Hall

2013 COMMENCEMENT EXERCISES, Saturday, May 4, The Green 

  • TRADITIONAL DAY PROGRAM:  9:00 a.m. 
  • ADULT DEGREE COMPLETION PROGRAM (ADCP/SBPS):  6:00 p.m. 

This list is current as of April 11, 2013, but is subject to change. To verify an event or to be placed on an e-mail mailing list for Cultural Events, contact Su Ofe in the Office of Communications at ofe@huntingdon.edu or (334) 833-4515.  

 

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