May 9-14 - Final Exams
May 16 - University Commencement Ceremonies
May 17 - Department Commencement Ceremonies
May 26-July 7 - Summer I session
July 8 - Aug. 16 - Summer II session
Congratulations to our Graduating Seniors!
Theatre & Cinema Students Gain Accolades
Graduating senior and Theatre Arts major Mary Sader was accepted into Phi Beta Kappa. Her initiation will be May 16.
Lindsay Baker, a double major in Theatre Arts and Human Development, was inducted into Kappa Delta Pi, the International Honor Society in Education.
Theatre student Matthew Schott, a senior Theatre & Cinema major graduating this spring, will be performing his original one-person play, "Refresh," at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in Scotland this summer. For this project, he also received a CLAHS Undergraduate Research Institute grant to assist with his expenses.
Cinema student Matthew Chernick, also a senior major, has been awarded an ACC Creativity and Innovation Grant to provide funding for his current film project. He also will be presenting the project at the Undergraduate Research Symposium.
Leonard Article Accepted for Publication
A new article by faculty member and professor Bob Leonard has been accepted for publication in the April issue of Public: A Journal of Imagining America. The article is titled "Building Home - Dramaturgy for Theater as Civic Practice." It features the applied theatre work of the Building Home project conducted by faculty and students in the New River Valley. This e-journal article may be found here.
Summer Arts Festival 2014
June 6 - July 25
Free events from the School of Performing Arts
See here for more information and details.
For ticket information, click here.
NOTE: To check ticket availability after hours, please call 540-808-6504.