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SHU choir members singing in Holy Rosary Chapel

By Madelyn Birmingham, Content Writer, Siena Heights University

November 17, 2022, Adrian, Michigan – The Siena Heights University Department of Music returns to Holy Rosary Chapel on the Motherhouse Campus of the Adrian Dominican Sisters for a Fall Choir Concert at 5:00 p.m. Sunday, November 20, 2022.

The concert will feature the masterwork Gloria by John Rutter set for chorus, organ, brass ensemble, and percussion. “Doing Rutter’s Gloria is always an exciting performance,” said Dr. Kelly Ford, Director of University Choirs. “We’re so grateful to come back for a concert in this amazing acoustical setting, and our exceptional University choirs always enjoy the experience. I know the audience will love it.”

The concert will include University Chorale, Chamber Singers, and the SHU Wops. Admission is free and open to the public; masks are required. Doors will open at 4:30 p.m. and the concert will last approximately one hour. 

For more information, contact Shelley Holly at 517-264-7890 or through facebook.com/shuchoir.

By Madelyn Birmingham
Content Writer, Siena Heights University

October 20, 2022, Adrian, Michigan – Artist Laura Earle will present an artist talk, followed by questions and answers, about the exhibit Unraveling Racism: Seeing White at 7:00 p.m. Monday, October 24, 2022, in Siena Heights University’s Rueckert Auditorium. The event is sponsored by the Ethnic and Gender Studies Institute and the Office of Diversity and Inclusion at Siena Heights University.  

Unraveling Racism: Seeing White is an interdisciplinary, collaborative exhibition curated by Laura Earle that zeroes in on racial disparity in America. It features the works of 17 dynamic artists who turned the lens around to examine whiteness in America. Gathering regularly to uncover the true impact of whiteness in this country, the artists discussed their findings in depth, developing artwork while in conversation with each other. For further information, visit https://www.unravelracism.com/catalog.

The exhibit is on display at the INAI Gallery adjacent to the Weber Retreat and Conference Center on the campus of the Adrian Dominican Sisters and will run through Saturday, January 28, 2023. The gallery is open from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. daily, or by appointment. In addition, part of the exhibit will be on display at Siena Heights University's Klemm Gallery.

For any questions about the event on artist talk, please contact Julie Barst at jbarst@sienaheights.edu or Chris Carter at ccarter9@sienaheights.edu.



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