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Senior Artists Display Work

A senior art exhibit by studio art majors will be on display from May 2-17 in the lobby of C.J. Rodman Center for the Arts on the Ripon College campus. An opening reception will be held from 7-8 p.m. May 2. Participants include Jaquita Hawthorne of Green Bay, Wis; Tori Lantz of Hometown, Ill., Brian Kollatz of Greenfield, Wis., Madeline… Continue reading

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Pianist, vocalist perform May 3

A senior piano and vocal recital will be presented at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, May 3, at Ripon College. The recital will begin at 7:30 p.m. in Demmer Recital Hall, C.J. Rodman Center for the Arts, on the campus. There is no charge for admission. Senior Michael Rausch of Deerfield, Wis., is a pianist and will perform Sonata, Op. 13, No.… Continue reading

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Ripon Jazz Ensemble performs May 2

The Ripon College Jazz Ensemble will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 2. The concert will be presented in Demmer Recital Hall, C.J. Rodman Center for the Arts, on the Ripon College campus. There is no charge for admission. Adam Hardt, adjunct instructor of music, directs the Jazz Ensemble. The concert will feature the following performers: Saxophone Michell Eithun, alto… Continue reading

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Ripon gets “all clear” after bomb threat

The Ripon Police Department has given an “all clear” after investigating a bomb threat on the Ripon College campus. Several handwritten notes were discovered by College employees shortly after 8 a.m. on Monday, April 21, describing a bomb threat for “academic buildings.” Ripon Police were notified immediately and the College launched its Emergency Response Plan at 8:19 a.m., sending emergency… Continue reading

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Kraaz Performs, Lectures in North Carolina

Professor Sarah Mahler Kraaz, Chair of the Ripon College Music Department and an accomplished organist, recently performed in North Carolina as part of the Brevard College Division of Fine Arts’ Guest Artist Series. Kraaz opened her March 23rd performance with “Ballo del granduca” (Dance of the Grand Duke), a piece by composer Jan Pieterzoon Sweelinck from near the turn of… Continue reading

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One-Act Play Festival To Run April 16-18

The Student Directed One-Act Play Festival runs Wednesday, April 16 through Friday, April 18 at Ripon College, with performances starting at 7:30 p.m. in Benstead Theatre, C.J. Rodman Center for the Arts. Selections include “Come Rain or Come Shine,” directed by Dan Miles ’14 of Milwaukee, Wis.; “Babel’s in Arms,” directed by Kally Gagnon ’14 of Mount Horeb, Wis.; “Slop… Continue reading

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