In the news

Assistant Professor of Music Ken Douglas has been selected to present at the 2014 California All State Music Educators Conference (CASMEC) to be held February 20-23, 2014 in Fresno, California. He will be presenting two sessions: “Fostering Motivation in your Music Students,” and “Incorporating Meaningful and Useful Assessment.”

Associate Faculty in Theatre Matt Benedict will give a staged reading of his two-act play "A False Lie" at The Firehouse Theatre in South Bend next Wednesday, February 19, at 7:30 pm. The South Bend Civic Theatre presents the play in association with Ralph Lampkin of LampkinMagic Productions. David Chudzynski, SBCT's Technical Director, directs. Five dollars of every ticket will be donated to the Memorial Regional Cancer Center. For additional information and tickets, call the SBCT Box Office at 574.234.1112, or visit

Adjunct Faculty in Music Edisher Savitski had a review published of his recent piano performance in the Midland Daily Review.

Flute Instructor Rebecca Hovan judged for ISSMA District Solo and Ensemble on February 1 in Fort Wayne and on February 8 in Crown Point.