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Wednesday Memo
Sept. 10, 2014

What's Up: Events

 

ARTS/CULTURE

Art Exhibition
Through Thursday, Sept. 25 • M-F, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. • The Gallery at Bloch Hall • Info: Art, 9-665-6400
“Structural Integrity,” works of Sarah Marshall, will be on exhibit.

Choral Festival of Voices and Festival Concert
Thursday, Sept. 18-Saturday, Sept. 20 • Info: Music, 9-665-6670
The Choral Festival of Voices event will take place on campus, with the festival concert scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 20, at 2 p.m., in Palmer Auditorium. For the concert, the UM choirs will be joined by selected high school and middle school choral students for a performance of Requiem, by John Rutter, directed by Melinda S. Doyle, with orchestral accompaniment and assisted by Laurie Middaugh, organ. This concert is free, and the public is invited to attend.

Faculty Recital
Monday, Sept. 22 • 7:30 p.m. • LeBaron Recital Hall • Info: Music, 9-665-6670
Cynthia MacCrae, piano, will present a faculty recital. The program will feature music by Scarlatti, Mozart, Liszt, Chopin and Prokofiev. MacCrae will present a mini-recital at noon on Friday, Sept. 12, in LeBaron Recital Hall. Scheduled to last approximately 30 minutes, the mini-recital is open to all and individuals are welcome to come and go as their schedules allow.

BACHE Visiting Writers’ Series
Tuesday, Sept. 23 • 3:30 p.m. • J. A. Brown Room, Carmichael Library • Info: English and Foreign Languages, 9-665-6420
Fiction and poetry author Chantel Acevedo will speak at UM as part of the 2014-2015 BACHE Visiting Writers’ Series. A Cuban-American born and raised in Miami, Acevedo teaches at Auburn University. Her work has appeared in Prairie Schooner, American Poetry Review, North American Review and Chattahoochee Review, among others. She is the editor of the Southern Humanities Review and is the founder of the annual Auburn Writers Conference. Acevedo is the author of two novels, Love and Ghost Letters and A Falling Star, as well as Song of the Red Cloak, a novel for young adults. Her latest work, The Distant Marvels, is forthcoming from Europa Editions.

Faculty Recital
Tuesday, Sept. 23 • 7:30 p.m. • LeBaron Recital Hall • Info: Music, 9-665-6670
Joseph Ardovino, trumpet, will present a faculty recital.

ATHLETICS

Men’s and Women’s Golf
Monday, Sept. 15 and Tuesday, Sept. 16 • tba • Timberline, Calera • Info: Athletics, 9-665-6600
The Lady Falcons and Falcons will host the Full Moon Invitational at Timberline in Calera.

Men’s Soccer
Tuesday, Sept. 23 • 7:30 p.m. • soccer field • Info: Athletics, 9-665-6600
The Falcons will host Spring Hill.

Women’s Soccer
Friday, Sept. 12 • 7 p.m. • soccer field • Info: Athletics, 9-665-6600
The Lady Falcons will host the University of Alabama at Huntsville in their opening home match of the season.

Tuesday, Sept. 23 • 5 p.m. • soccer field • Info: Athletics, 9-665-6600
The Lady Falcons will host the University of West Florida.

 

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