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Public Events

Date & Time Description
Monday

October 20, 2014
7:30 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: room 104

Ken Burns Jazz: Episode 5: “Swing: Pure Pleasure”

In the mid 1930’s, as the Great Depression stubbornly refuses to lift, jazz comes as close as it has ever…

Ken Burns Jazz: Episode 5: “Swing: Pure Pleasure”
Wednesday

October 22, 2014
6:00 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: Room 259

Life Drawing Session

Weekly throughout the academic year on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. As a service to the artists in our community, we…

Life Drawing Session
Monday

October 27, 2014
7:30 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: 104

Lecture: Jazz Under the Lens: on the Baker Jazz Film Collection, by Gregory A. Carroll

Gregory A. Carroll, CEO/Director, American Jazz Museum. Carroll has been director since 2007. Previously, he was director of Jazz Studies…

Lecture: Jazz Under the Lens:  on the Baker Jazz Film Collection, by Gregory A. Carroll
Wednesday

October 29, 2014
6:00 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: Room 259

Life Drawing Session

Weekly throughout the academic year on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. As a service to the artists in our community, we…

Life Drawing Session
Monday

November 3, 2014
7:30 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: room 104

Ken Burns Jazz – Episode 6: “Swing: The Velocity of Celebration”

In the late 1930s, swing is still a national craze that keeps on growing despite the Depression, although commerce sometimes…

Ken Burns Jazz – Episode 6: “Swing: The Velocity of Celebration”
Wednesday

November 5, 2014
6:00 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: Room 259

Life Drawing Session

Weekly throughout the academic year on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. As a service to the artists in our community, we…

Life Drawing Session
Monday

November 10, 2014
7:30 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: room 104

Ken Burns Jazz – Episode 7: “Dedicated to Chaos”

When America enters World War II in 1941, jazz music goes to war, too. Swing becomes a symbol of democracy…

Ken Burns Jazz – Episode 7: “Dedicated to Chaos”
Wednesday

November 12, 2014
6:00 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: Room 259

Life Drawing Session

Weekly throughout the academic year on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. As a service to the artists in our community, we…

Life Drawing Session
Monday

November 17, 2014
7:30 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: room 104

Ken Burns Jazz – Episode 8: “Risk”

Despite the escalation of the Cold War and the growing threat of nuclear annihilation, America achieves a level of growth…

Ken Burns Jazz – Episode 8: “Risk”
Wednesday

November 19, 2014
6:00 pm
Olin Arts Center
Room: Room 259

Life Drawing Session

Weekly throughout the academic year on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. As a service to the artists in our community, we…

Life Drawing Session