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Juried Exhibition lets BFA students showcase art

For undergraduate art students across campus, an entire semester will come down to one exhibit. The Bachelor of Fine Arts Juried Exhibition opened Monday, but the reception for the show is tonight from 5 p.m.

Bands gearing up for Bonnaroo

With just over eight weeks before tens of thousands of music fanatics swarm into Manchester, Tenn., the bands on the lineup for the 2010 Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival are getting ready to put on quite a show. This year’s festival lasts from June 10-13 and will feature a variety of bands and artists ...

Balakrishna brings veena music to Alabama

Vidvan Balakrishna, a musician from India, brought Carnatic music to life in Don Fader’s 8 a.m. Music in World Cultures class on Tuesday. Carnatic music is one of two genres of Indian classical music associated with the southern part of India. Balakrishna came to the University to give a concert ...

Breaking out of the barbershop

Tonic Sol-Fa, an a cappella quartet, will perform as a part of the Celebrity Series in the Concert Hall of the Moody Music Building on Sunday at 2 pm.

To Prank or Not To Prank…

Mark Twain said, “The first of April is the day we remember what we are the other 364 days of the year.” April 1, known as April Fools’ Day, is a holiday observed in many parts of the world.

A new plan for Honors College students

As graduation looms just around the corner, I find myself wondering if anything that I did during my four years at this University will be remembered in the years to come.

Creative Campus hosts storytelling festival

The second annual Black Warrior Storytelling Festival on Sunday integrated children’s arts and crafts, music and the art of oral storytelling. Despite being moved to the rainy day location, families, students and community members came to enjoy the festival organized by Creative Campus. The main ...

Moody screens Westergaard’s Alice In Wonderland opera

Peter Westergaard is as delightful as he is accomplished. With an impressive seven operas under his belt, and countless other pieces for voice and instrument, Westergaard has undoubtedly achieved his childhood dream to be a composer. The world-renowned composer is about to finish his stay at the University ...