Alexis Brown, an #MGA junior pursuing the Bachelor of Arts in Contemporary Musicianship, recently won the Percussive Arts Society International Conference (PASIC) solo timpani competition in Indianapolis. Here she is with Dr. John Beck, professor emeritus from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y, who composed her competition solo. PASIC is the largest and most prestigious percussion conference in the world, so this is a tremendous accomplishment for Brown and her MGA instructor, Miguel Castro.
KnighTVision is the student video production office at Middle Georgia State University. Student volunteers work on a news broadcast, short films and radio ads, for example, in order to polish their skills with these different media platforms. It includes coverage of campus events and interviews with students, faculty and staff. Informational videos are created to help new and prospective students get an idea of what campus life is like. The goal is to bring a video representation to MGA through the perspective of the people who make up our university community.
Professor D.L. Simmons presented in Birmingham, Alabama at SAMLA 90: Fighters from the Margins: Socio-Political Activists and Their Allies this past weekend in two academic presentations. He also had his Opening Art Exhibition: “Evanescence Eidolon” which features his new artwork collection of large prints during the popular, community-driven event, First Friday Art Crawl in downtown Macon. Continue reading
Gallery Talk/Opening: Artists – Bryan Beck & Yen-Ting Chiu
The Gay-Straight Alliance of Middle Georgia State University will be hosting a Drag Race event.
Middle Georgia State University International Food Festival
A Pan-Asian Meal
-In Front of Walker Hall on the Cochran Campus-
4:00ish to 7:00ish pm
Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Come see the play that has been running for over 50 years in London’s West End. This murder mystery will have you guessing and you’ll be sworn to secrecy when you leave the theatre. We’ll definitely have you in the mood for Halloween! Come to join us – tickets are on sale now!
When six (6) literary greats get together to discuss the writer’s block that plagues them all, someone invariably dies. “Death by Writers Block” will be performed by English Studies Organization (ESO) members in the COAS Theater on the Macon campus, Tuesday, Oct 23rd from 6-8 p.m. Dinner will be served during intermission, and though the event is free, donations to ESO are encouraged. Join William Shakespeare, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Edgar Allen Poe, Agatha Christie, J.K. Rowling, and Jane Austen in their investigation of the murder of one of their own–by one of their own.
The Department of Media, Culture, & the Arts presents Nueve Reinas (Nine Queens) as part of MGA’s Hispanic Film Series. This film will feature English subtitles.
Gallery Talk/Opening: Artist – Bogdan Ghita
Monday, October 8th, 2018 ● 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
FREE @ Peacock Gallery
Cochran Campus – Russel Fine Arts