CSU Happenings for May 2014

MAY 2 — Baritone Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a baritone recital by Alexander Brosseau at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 2 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Brosseau, a student of faculty artist Earl Coleman, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the master’s of vocal performance. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 3 — Trombone Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a trombone recital by Fletcher Peacock at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 3 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Peacock, a student of faculty artist Bradley Palmer, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the master’s of music in Performance. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 3 — CSU Tennis

Columbus State’s men’s tennis team, champions of the Peach Belt Conference tournament for the first time in school history, hosts Wingate University in the second round of the NCAA Southeast Regional Tournament at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 3 at the Mary V. Blackmon Tennis Center. If it CSU wins, it plays the winner of the noon Landers-Mount Olive match at 3 p.m. Sunday.

 

MAY 3 — Flute Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a flute recital by Leslie Thompson at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 3 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Thompson, a student of faculty artist Andre Martin, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the bachelor’s of music performance. Admission is free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 3 — Flute Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a flute recital by Aimee Herrmann at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 3 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Herrmann, a student of faculty artist Andree Martin, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the bachelor’s of music performance. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 3 — Piano Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a piano recital by Wei Huang at 5 p.m. Saturday, May 3 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Huang, a student of faculty artist Alexander Kobrin, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Artist Diploma Certificate. Admission is free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 4 — CSU Tennis

Columbus State’s women’s tennis team, hosts Erskine College in the first round of the NCAA Southeast Regional Tournament at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 4 at the Mary V. Blackmon Tennis Center. If CSU wins, it plays the winner of the noon Flagler-Georgia College match at 1:30 p.m. Monday.

 

MAY 4 — Tuba Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a tuba recital by Jimmy Hendricks at 10 a.m. Sunday, May 4 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Hendricks, a student of part-time faculty artist Andrew Miller, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the bachelor’s of music performance. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 4 — Percussion Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a percussion recital by Joel Castro at 1 p.m. Sunday, May 4 in RiverCenter’s Studio Theatre. Castro, a student of faculty artist Paul Vaillancourt, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the bachelor’s of music performance. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 4 — Percussion Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a percussion recital by Lacey Guyton at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 4 in RiverCenter’s Studio Theatre. Guyton, a student of faculty artist Paul Vaillancourt, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the bachelor’s of music education. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 4 — Percussion Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a percussion recital by Diana Sharpe at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 4 in RiverCenter’s Studio Theatre. Sharpe, a student of faculty artist Paul Vaillancourt, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Artist Diploma Certificate. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 5 — Flute Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a flute recital by Mando Surita III at 3 p.m. Monday, May 5 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Surita, a student of faculty artist Andree Martin, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Artist Diploma in flute performance. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 5 — Cello Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a cello recital by Klayton Hoefler at 5 p.m. Monday, May 5 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Hoefler, a student of faculty artist Wendy Warner, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the master’s of music performance. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 5 — Cello Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a cello recital by Zoltan Csikos at 7:30 p.m. Monday, May 5 in RiverCenter’s Studio Theatre. Csikos, a student of faculty artist Wendy Warner, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Artist Diploma Certificate. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 6 — Piano Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a piano recital by Ksenia Kurenysheva at 3 p.m. Tuesday, May 6 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Kurenysheva, a student of faculty artist Alexander Kobrin, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Artist Diploma Certificate. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 6 — Piano Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a piano recital by Liliya Ugay at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 6 in RiverCenter’s Legacy Hall. Ugay, a student of faculty artist Alexander Kobrin, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for bachelor’s of music performance. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

MAY 6 — Trumpet Recital

CSU’s Schwob School of Music will host a trumpet recital by Nathan Hudson and Edward Suh at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 6 in RiverCenter’s Studio Theatre. Hudson and Suh, students of faculty artist Robert Murray, will perform in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the bachelor’s in music performance and the Artist Diploma Certificate respectively. Free. For more information, call 706-649-7225 or go to http://ColumbusState.edu/music.

 

May 12 — Spring Commencement
CSU will hold its spring commencement at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 12 at the Columbus Civic Center. Gov. Nathan Deal will deliver the commencement address. TSYS CEO Phil Tomlinson, a CSU Foundation trustee, will be awarded an honorary doctorate. For more information, visit http://ColumbusState.edu/graduation.

 

May 13-15 — Adult Soccer Skills Camp

CSU Continuing Education will hold a three-day soccer skills camp. Led by U.S. Soccer Federation Coach Jay Entlich, also CSU’s women’s soccer coach, will teach skills that will help players, regardless of ability, gain additional comfort and knowledge watching and playing the game. 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. To register, call 706-507-8040.

 

May 13-20 — Art of Meditation I: An Introduction

CSU Continuing Education will conduct a class called Art of Meditation I: An Introduction. Meditation helps to calm the mind, body and spirit. It also fosters a sense of awareness through learning how to focus attention in the moment. Participants will practice being still, recite short meditations, explore introductory breath work and chakras. 6 p.m.-8 p.m. To register, call 706-507-8040.

 

May 21-June 25 — Modern Women Writers

CSU Continuing Education will conduct a class on Modern Women Writers from 6:30 -8:30 p.m. Wednesdays from May 21-June 25. Participants will explore the importance of women’s voices in writing and express themselves as writers in this paired reading and writing course. To register, call 706-507-8040.

 

May 22-24 — Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera

CSU’s Department of Theatre will present Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera from May 22-24 at CSU’s Riverside Theatre Complex. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Based on the book (and music and lyrics) by Steve Gundersen, Bryan Scott and Melinda Guild, the production is loaded with good clean fun, bubbling energy and some of the '60s greatest pop hits. Suds is the story of a young woman and her guardian angels who come to teach her about finding true love in, of all places, a Laundromat, including more than 50 songs of the '60s, such as "Where the Boys Are," "These Boots Are Made For Walkin'," "Respect," "I Feel Good" and "Do You Want to Know a Secret?" Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and active military, and $12 for children 12 and younger. For more information visit http://ColumbusState.edu/theatre.

 

May 29-31— Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera

CSU’s Department of Theatre will present Suds! The Rocking 60's Music Soap Opera from May 29-31 at CSU’s Riverside Theatre Complex. Showtimes are 7:30 p.m. Based on the book (and music and lyrics) by Steve Gundersen, Bryan Scott and Melinda Guild, the production is loaded with good clean fun, bubbling energy and some of the '60s greatest pop hits. Suds is the story of a young woman and her guardian angels who come to teach her about finding true love in, of all places, a Laundromat, including over 50 songs of the '60s, such as "Where the Boys Are," "These Boots Are Made For Walkin'," "Respect," "I Feel Good" and "Do You Want to Know a Secret?" Tickets are $20 for adults, $15 for seniors and active military, and $12 for children 12 and younger. For more information visit http://ColumbusState.edu/theatre.

 

May 26 –Memorial Day Closings

CSU will be closed in observance of Memorial Day. There will be no classes, and offices will be closed.

 

May 31 – Super Saturday

Columbus State’s Coca-Cola Space Science Center will host its Super Saturday from 4 p.m.-9 p.m. at the center, 701 Front Ave., featuring live science demonstrations and activities, ending with a classic sci-fi movie showing. Admission is $4.

 

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