Weekly Bulletin

University of Leicester geneticist Turi King will discuss the Grey Friars Project, which located the long missing remains of King Richard III, on Wednesday, April 30 at 4 p.m. in the Reading Room of the Renaissance Center, 650 East Pleasant St. When the University of Leicester Archaeology Service...
The Jazz Ensemble I and Studio Orchestra, directed by professor Jeffrey W. Holmes, will perform Wednesday, April 30 at 8 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium. The program will include new works by master’s students, as well as the late Yusef Lateef’s “Masara #2,” Michael Brecker...
Gov. Deval L. Patrick has ordered that the United States and Commonwealth flags be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings from sunrise until sunset on Tuesday, April 15 in honor of the individuals who lost their lives and were injured during the Boston Marathon bombings of April 15, 2013.
The Euridice Baroque Orchestra, under the direction of Professor Robert Eisenstein, will be featured in “A Celebration of the Italian Concerto” on Tuesday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. at Grace Church, 14 Boltwood Ave., in Amherst. The orchestra will perform music for strings, harpsichord,...
Music by Ellington, Basie, Charles, Jackson and Snarky Puppy will be performed by the Chapel Jazz Ensemble on Tuesday, April 29 at 8 p.m. in Bowker Auditorium. Directed by Thomas Giampietro, the group will play arrangements by music and dance department faculty members Felipe Salles and Catherine...
Wayne Abercrombie, professor emeritus of music, will give the Renaissance Center’s Annual Celebrity Lecture on Tuesday, April 29 at 4 p.m. Abercrombie will discuss the relationship between text and music in Renaissance and early Baroque music. The lecture is free and open to the public;...
Food writer and cookbook author Betty Rosbottom will prepare a four-course meal including dessert on Wednesday, April 16 from 5-8 p.m. at the University Club and Restaurant. The cost is $30 per person, excluding beverages, gratuities and taxes. YCMP accepted. Call the UClub at 545-2551 to make a...
Adam Norton, manager of the New England Robotics Validation and Experimentation Center (NERVE) at UMass Lowell, will discuss “Artbotics: Attracting Students to STEM” at a STEM Education seminar on Tuesday, April 15 at 4 p.m. in 138 Hasbrouck Laboratory. The Artbotics program...
The Rev. James Lawson, Jr., a leader in the civil rights movement, will Speak on “Where Do We Go from Here: Chaos or Community?” on Monday, April 28 at 7 p.m. in the Bernie Dallas Room in Goodell as part of the Distinguished Speaker Series on Nonviolent Action and Civil Resistance....
Strings students from the department of music and dance will present a program of chamber music on Sunday, April 27 at 7:30 p.m. in Bezanson Recital Hall. Elizabeth Chang is coordinating a variety of string quartets, trios and other works performed by advanced undergraduate and graduate musicians...

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