School of Humanities

December 13: TUBAChristmas

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School of Humanities
Student Activities

The 13th annual TUBAChristmas will be held Saturday, Dec. 13.It’s large, loud and a tad bit impractical, but for one day every year, the stage belongs to the tuba.

The 13th annual Erie presentation of TubaChristmas will be held Saturday, Dec. 13, in the McGarvey Commons of the Reed Union Building at Penn State Erie, The Behrend College. The performance begins at 1 p.m. and is free and open to the public.

Through February 1: Faculty Arts Show

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School of Humanities

The Arts and Arts Administration programs at Penn State Behrend invite you to explore a Faculty Art Show in the John M. Lilley Library. The show runs from December 1, 2014 to February 1, 2015. Work can be viewed during library hours listed on their website. It will include paintings by Scott Rispin, photography by Heather Cole, paintings by Dan Schank, along with other creative work accomplished by Behrend Faculty.

December 1: Behrend Holiday Sing-Along

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School of Humanities
Student Activities

The second-annual Holiday Sing-Along will be held Monday, Dec. 1.Nothing signals the start of the holiday season like the singing of a few wintertide carols.

This year, the Choirs of Penn State Behrend and the Young People’s Chorus of Erie invite you to sing along.

November 6-8, 13-15: "A View from the Bridge" at Studio Theatre

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School of Humanities
Student Activities
Rub Desk
News & Events

Arthur Miller’s “A View from the Bridge” pivots on a New York longshoreman’s decision to betray his immigrant relatives. Miller finished the play in 1956, the same year he was called before Sen. Joseph McCarthy’s House Un-American Activities Committee.

The choice he faced, both on and off the page, showed a darker side of the American Dream: At what point will a man striving for a better life turn his back to those who are most like him?

December 14: YPC to Perform with Jim Brickman During 'On a Winter’s Night'

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School of Humanities
Research and Outreach

The Young People Chorus of Erie will perform alongside Jim Brickman during his “On a Winter’s Night” concert.The Young People’s Chorus of Erie has been invited to sing alongside Grammy-nominated songwriter and pianist Jim Brickman during his Dec. 14 concert at the Warner Theatre.

November 12: Dr. Shalini Puri, "Towards an Interdisciplinary Humanities"

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School of Humanities

 

Dr. Janet Neigh will present the first speaker in the Reimagining the Humanities Speaker Series, Dr. Shalini Puri, Associate Professor of English at the University of Pittsburgh. Her talk is titled “Towards a Disciplinary Humanities: A Scholar’s Journey Through the Grenada Revolution” and will take place on November 12 at 4:30 p.m. in the Metzgar Lobby. 

November 16: Choirs of Penn State Behrend to Perform 'Dona nobis pacem'

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School of Humanities
Student Activities

"Dona nobis pacem," the fall concert from the Choirs of Penn State Behrend, will be performed on Sunday, Nov. 16.A performance of Karl Jenkins’ “The Armed Man: A Mass for Peace” will headline this year’s Penn State Behrend Chamber Singers and Concert Choir’s fall concert.

November 18: Dr. Wendy Manning to Discuss Intimate Partner Violence

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School of Humanities
CORE

  

Intimate partner violence is most prevalent among young adults, but what causes this serious — but preventable — health problem to develop?