The Butler Center’s Signature program is our 1st Generation Collegiate program.
It is a block-ly gathering of 1st Generation (enrolled) College students.
This year, we would like to more intentionally connect our 1st Gen students to CC faculty and staff who were 1st Gen graduates. Please email Pearl Leonard-Rock at plr@coloradocollege.edu if interested in learning more.

Posted by plr@coloradocollege.edu for the August 25, 2017 digest.

It’s back; and this year it’s FREE and open to the public! The family-friendly street art festival JAM FAC will properly celebrate the subculture phenomenon of the urban art scene with live music and dance, a community tagging project lead by Denver-based graffiti guru Robin Munro, a staged reading of “Hype Man,” a play by Idris Goodwin, light graffiti with photographer Fred Greenwood, special performances, food trucks, and a cash bar.┬áJAM FAC will take place┬áSept. 2 from 12-6 p.m.

Posted by aweston@coloradocollege.edu for the August 25, 2017 digest.

Learning music through the Guitar is a great way to engage children in the music process. Colorado College’s own Dale Miller has an excellent Guitar program designed for young children called Childbloom. Neil Hesse, also a CC music graduate, has joined Dale as an instructor. Please call 719-573-0575, or visit the website at Childbloomguitar.com for details, pricing, and a complimentary lesson.

Posted by lgregory@coloradocollege.edu for the August 25, 2017 digest.

The Colorado College Choir, under the direction of Deborah Teske, is composed of students, faculty, staff and members of the community. The choir presents concerts each year with orchestra in Shove Chapel. For the 2017-2018 academic year, the choir will be offered first semester only. The Choir’s goals are the study and polished performance of works from the great choral/orchestral literature, as well as occasional unaccompanied works, and representing as wide an historical range as possible.

Rehearsals are Monday afternoons 4:00-5:30 in the Cornerstone Arts Center Flex Room.
First Rehearsal for 2017- Monday, August 28
In each concert week, additional rehearsals with orchestra are called from 7:30-10:00 p.m.

Everyone is welcome and no audition is required. Join by purchasing the music in the bookstore and attending a rehearsal. Membership closes on the fourth Monday of Block 1. QUESTIONS? Email Deborah Teske dteske@coloradocollege.edu

Posted by lgregory@coloradocollege.edu for the August 25, 2017 digest.

The Butler Center’s Signature program is our 1st Generation Collegiate program.
It is a block-ly gathering of 1st Generation (enrolled) College students.
This year, we would like to more intentionally connect our 1st Gen students to CC faculty and staff who were 1st Gen graduates. Please email Pearl Leonard-Rock at plr@coloradocollege.edu if interested in learning more.

Posted by plr@coloradocollege.edu for the August 24, 2017 digest.

The Office of Communications will offer CC faculty, staff, and student employees a free portrait session on Friday, Aug. 25. A photographer will be available at the new Tutt Library on the THIRD floor patio from 9 a.m.-noon and 1-4 p.m. This will be the only day during the 2017-18 academic year for faculty/staff portraits. Make time to have your portrait taken so that you have an updated image for the college website and for all departmental and professional needs. Portraits will be taken on a first-come, first-served basis. Questions, contact communications@coloradocollege.edu.

Posted by swurtz@coloradocollege.edu for the August 24, 2017 digest.

America’s biggest traveling music and craft beer festival, Tour de Fat, is offering CC faculty and staff discounted tickets, available now at the Worner Desk. The Pikes Peak Center hosts this mix of musicians, circus performers, vaudeville acts, magicians, comedians, and mind-blowing provocateurs. Doors open at 7 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26. All proceeds benefit Upa Downa, a nonprofit that works to provide access to outdoor adventures for all.

Posted by swurtz@coloradocollege.edu for the August 24, 2017 digest.

Begin the 2017-18 academic year with Fall Conference 2017! It’s an annual CC tradition to learn from and inspire one another and the agenda is packed with great options. You’re invited to celebrate the beginning of the academic year with colleagues, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. on Cutler Quad TODAY, Thursday, Aug. 24.

Posted by swurtz@coloradocollege.edu for the August 24, 2017 digest.

The Colorado College Choir, under the direction of Deborah Teske, is composed of students, faculty, staff and members of the community. The choir presents concerts each year with orchestra in Shove Chapel. For the 2017-2018 academic year, the choir will be offered first semester only. The Choir’s goals are the study and polished performance of works from the great choral/orchestral literature, as well as occasional unaccompanied works, and representing as wide an historical range as possible.

Rehearsals are Monday afternoons 4:00-5:30 in the Cornerstone Arts Center Flex Room.
First Rehearsal for 2017- Monday, August 28
In each concert week, additional rehearsals with orchestra are called from 7:30-10:00 p.m.

Everyone is welcome and no audition is required. Join by purchasing the music in the bookstore and attending a rehearsal. Membership closes on the fourth Monday of Block 1. QUESTIONS? Email Deborah Teske dteske@coloradocollege.edu

Posted by lgregory@coloradocollege.edu for the August 24, 2017 digest.

Learning music through the Guitar is a great way to engage children in the music process. Colorado College’s own Dale Miller has an excellent Guitar program designed for young children called Childbloom. Neil Hesse, also a CC music graduate, has joined Dale as an instructor. Please call 719-573-0575, or visit the website at Childbloomguitar.com for details, pricing, and a complimentary lesson.

Posted by lgregory@coloradocollege.edu for the August 24, 2017 digest.