Month: April 2017

Community invited to ASU Wellness Study finale

The SLV Wellness Study and Empower U invite everyone to a community event, Sunday, May 7, to celebrate the success of the SLV Wellness Study and learn about future opportunities to join this study. "It is important to address inclusivity in our community and in the world," said Dr. Jeremy Yeats, assistant professor of HPPE. […]

Will Act for Change Presents “It Can’t Happen Here”

Adams State University Theatre’s Will Act for Change is presenting a reading of the new stage adaptation of It Can’t Happen Here, based on the 1935 novel written by Sinclair Lewis. The free performance will be Thursday, May 4, at 7:30 p.m. in the Xperimental Theatre. Written during the rise of fascism in Europe, Lewis’ […]

The Adams State Faculty Lecture will address rape culture

"Our Rape Culture: How we all help create it" is the topic of Adams State University’s next Faculty Lecture, to be presented at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 3, in McDaniel Hall room 101. Dr. Stephanie Hilwig, professor of sociology, will focus on how our culture and our complicit acceptance of that culture creates a […]

Adams State professor contributes to ground breaking research

An Ice Age paleontological-turned-archaeological site in San Diego, Calif., preserves 130,000-year-old bones and teeth of a mastodon that show evidence of modification by early humans. Analysis of these finds dramatically revises the timeline for when humans first reached North America, according to a paper published in the April 27 issue of the prestigious science journal […]

Adams State presents student work in Composers Concert

Student compositions of chamber music and solo pieces will be featured in the Composers Concert, Friday, April 28, at 7 p.m. in Leon Memorial Hall on the Adams State University campus. The event is free and open to the public. The composers whose work will be performed include Miranda Johnson, Lais Harmsen, Jon Moffat, and […]

Adams State presents evening of chamber music

The Adams State University Department of Music presents an evening of chamber music, Thursday, April 27, at 7 p.m. in Richardson Hall Auditorium. This concert will celebrate the culmination of the department’s new chamber music program, featuring performances by the woodwind quintet, brass quintet, flute ensemble, and 68 West. The event is free and open […]

Adams State percussion concert to feature violinist Chloe Trevor

Internationally recognized violin soloist Chloe Trevor will be featured in the concert "Xochiquetzal: Percussion Works of Goddesses, Earth, Skies, and Souls," to be held Monday, May 1, at 7 p.m. in Adams State University’s Richardson Hall Auditorium. Trevor will perform with the ASU Percussion Ensemble on the work, Xochiquetzal, directed by Dr. James Doyle, associate […]

Good Kids will spark dialogue on difficult subjects

Photo by Russell GemindenPictured, left to right, Brandon Duran, Michael Ricci, Brandon Billings, and Kaleb Burris, rehearse for Good Kids. In conjunction with the production, Good Kids, the Adams State University Theatre Department has organized several events to raise awareness about sexual assault, bystander intervention, and personal culpability in the age of social media. Jenna […]

Support music students at spring fundraiser

68 West, the Adams State University a capella group, will be among the performers. Feed your soul with live music and feed a music student with worthy scholarships. Come rock, pop, and jazz out at the Adams State University music scholarship spring fundraiser. The event begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 25, at the Bistro […]

Educators chosen for Adams State Hall of Fame

Dr. Linda Reid, Adams State emeritus professor of business, will be one of the inductees for the 2017 Educator Hall of Fame The Adams State University Sixth Annual Educator Hall of Fame Celebration will honor outstanding individuals whose chosen profession created opportunities for students to achieve academic and professional success. Pursuing a career in education […]