Violinist and composer Mark O’Connor will celebrate the best in American swing with an evening of acoustic string jazz

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GOSHEN, Ind. – Grammy-winning American violinist, composer and teacher Mark O’Connor will put on “Mark O’Connor’s Hot Swing,” featuring acoustic string jazz on Tuesday, March 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall. For this Performing Arts Series concert, the former sideman for the great jazz master Stephane Grappelli will be […]

Notre Dame professor featured in upcoming Conference on Religion and Science

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GOSHEN, Ind. – Goshen College’s 12th annual Conference on Science and Religion will be held March 23-25, and will feature Notre Dame theologian and scientist Celia Deane-Drummond. The theme for this year’s conference is “Re-Imaging the Divine Image: Humans and Other Animals.” Deane-Drummond will offer a public lecture on Friday, March 23 at 7:30 p.m., […]

Annual lecture to focus on Hutterite martyrs in World War I

C. Henry Smith Peace Lecture: “Standing in Chains at Alcatraz: When the Hutterites Were Called to War” byGoshen College Professor of Communication Duane Stoltzfus Dates, times and locations: The first part will take place on Monday, March 12, at 10 a.m. in the Goshen College Church-Chapel. The second part will follow on Tuesday, March 13, at 7 p.m. […]

“Goshen Meets Broadway” during March 13 Afternoon Sabbatical program

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GOSHEN, Ind. – Featuring some of the best loved Tony Award-winning musicals, Sandra Hill, soloist and Community School of the Arts vocal teacher, will be joined by special guest Doyle Preheim, professor emeritus of music, and local students for an afternoon on Broadway in Goshen College Music Center’s Sauder Concert Hall. This Afternoon Sabbatical program will […]

Goshen College’s Lavender Jazz spring concert set for March 9

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GOSHEN, Ind. – Lavender Jazz, Goshen College’s big band, will present their spring concert on Friday, March 9 at 7:30 p.m. in Sauder Concert Hall. Tickets cost $7 for adults and $5 for seniors/students, available at the door one hour before the concert. The ensemble, directed by Assistant Professor of Music Christopher Fashun, will perform […]

Juanita Yoder “Transfigure” Reception

There will be a reception for the “Transfigure” exhibit from Juanita Yoder in the Hershberger Gallery in the Music Center from 2:00-4:00 Sunday, March 4. Lecture: Monday, March 5, 11:00 am, Administration Building 28. There will also be a presentation by the artist on Monday.

“Transfigure” Recent paintings by Juanita Yoder on silk, linen, paper and panel.

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Reception: Sunday, March 4, 2:00-4:00 pm, Hershberger Gallery. Lecture: Monday, March 5, 11:00 am, Administration Building 28. For two decades, artist Juanita Yoder  http://www.JYKArt.com  has painted large scale installations on silk for spiritual settings, with commissions by such notable institutions as Princeton University Chapel and Laguna Beach Presbyterian Church, Laguna Beach, California.  In “Transfigure,” we see more […]

Spring birding challenge nudges all ages outdoors

Each year, Merry Lea Environmental Learning Center of Goshen College gives nature lovers an extra reason to get off the couch: team birding. The nature center’s Spring Birding Challenge invites teams of up to four adults and any number of children to record and submit their bird sightings for the months of March, April and […]

March 2012 events at Goshen College

All events are open to the public and are free unless otherwise noted. 1 Spring Birding Challenge begins, continues through May 31, 2012 Gather a team of up to four adults and any number of children; then see how many species of birds you can spot during this three-month period. The challenge concludes with a […]