Update from Board of Trustees Chair Robert Lemle
The Board of Trustees met in Oberlin from December 3 to 5. Our work remains focused on accomplishing the institutional goals described in my October column. This was the first board meeting in which members of the General Faculty Council joined our board committees.
New Year to Bring Opera, Ballet, and Art House Film to Apollo
Beginning early in 2010, the Apollo Theatre will show live broadcasts of opera and ballet from the world’s most renowned stages along with classic films in high definition.
The Litoff Building Earns Design Awards
While the engines of construction still
churn, clang, hiss, and beep, the Litoff Building has already been recognized
for its design excellence and sustainability.
Student News: Conservatory Cellists Named Cleveland Orchestra Fellows
The Cleveland Orchestra has selected
cellists Avery Waite and Mikala Schmitz, both seniors
in the conservatory, as two of three artist in residence fellows for
the 2009-10 season. Read more about Avery and Mikala and their fellowships
on the conservatory’s
Student News: Students Earn Professional Society Accolades
Anthropology, biology, and neuroscience students have had their work recognized by professional societies in their fields of study.
Student News: Fall Varsity Sports
The women’s cross country team’s stellar performance wasn’t the only varsity success story this past season. Several teams and student-athletes earned recognition for their efforts.
Arts and Sciences Faculty News: Profs Publish, Exhibit, and Win Awards
Braford wins FUN award; Christensen counted among wave of new artists; Faber publishes; Ortiz presents; Schuster and Yannuzzi-Macia exhibit.
Conservatory Faculty News: Grammys and Awards Galore
Three conservatory professors nominated for Grammys, Belgrave and Eubanks honored; Dominguez teaches in Chile; Slowik featured in The Strad.
Happy Winter Shut Down from the Source
This is last issue of the Source to be published this semester. We will resume publication on January 13, with abbreviated issues during winter term.