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Students: There is still Summer 2020 online course availability for classes beginning on June 29 and August 3. View all Liberal Arts Summer Courses.

 

Arabic Calligraphy Workshop

Thursday, November 7, 2019 - 12:30

As part of visiting professor Deniz Karakas' ARHS 3912 Islamic Art course, the artist, Munther Yousef, will be running an Arabic Calligraphy Workshop to give the participants the unique opportunity to try their hands at writing in Arabic script and discover this beautiful art form.

Blues Harmonica and American Roots Music

Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 12:30

Lecture-recital on the harmonica in American Music featuring acclaimed musician and teacher, Richard Sleigh.
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Richard was born in Philipsburg, a coal mining town in Central Pennsylvania. He first heard the sounds of the Marine Band harmonica as a kid through the music of his great-uncle Bill, who played steam train imitations and songs like “The Irish Washerwoman” to crowds on street corners in his home town.

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