The River Concert Series is an annual music event that takes place at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. Featuring the Chesapeake Orchestra under the musical direction of Jeffrey Silberschlag, the concert has a range of musical performances from serious classical composition to contemporary to jazz. Each year, St. Mary’s College music students apply to be Find out more »
Katharina von Kellenbach, professor of religious studies, has successfully participated in a network grant proposal to fund a network of scholars over the next three years. This news follows a talk von Kellenbach was invited to give at the German Film Premiere of Regina: The Story of the World’s First Woman Rabbi Regina Jonas in Berlin in November, 2015.
Interview conducted by Sarah Jablon Each year the River Concert Series at St. Mary’s College of Maryland, led by Jeffrey Silberschlag and the Chesapeake Orchestra, features some of our most talented student musicians. Among the student musicians participating in this year’s River Concert Series is Nathaniel Silberschlag, who performed as a horn soloist during the Find out more »
A new video featured on the St. Mary’s County Division of Tourism site, Visitstmarysmd.com, provides a glimpse into St. Mary’s County’s African-American history and heritage. It was filmed and produced this spring as an independent study project by St. Mary’s College of Maryland students. Students from St. Mary’s College’s “Anthropology of Tourism” class, taught by Find out more »
—Creator of the Wildly Popular Twain Lecture Series Ben Click Reflects on the Success of the Series and the Guiding Inspiration of Mark Twain— I have had the honor of directing the Twain Lecture Series on American Humor and Culture at St. Mary’s College of Maryland since 2007. In that time I have witnessed the Find out more »
Assistant Professor Leonard Cruz will take part in the 9th International dance festival Tari ’14 with the theme Building Bridges being held from 12-15 November 2014 (Wednesday – Saturday) hosted by ASWARA or the National Academy of Arts, Culture and Heritage, Malaysia. During this time Cruz will present a paper presentation on “Southeast Asian Thought Find out more »
Leonard Cruz will present his proposal on “Spoken Word, Dance and Music” at the Network Theater Ensemble’s Symposium held at the New School for Drama in New York City on Oct. 31- Nov. 2. The keynote speaker for the event will be Liz Lerman.
St. Mary’s College of Maryland is pleased to announce that its Governor’s Cup Yacht Race, Aug. 1-2, will be bookended by icons of Maryland’s maritime history: the Pride of Baltimore II will start the race and the Maryland Dove will end the race. “2014 is the first year in many that Pride has remained in Find out more »
Every summer St. Mary’s College student musicians are able to become student members of the Chesapeake Orchestra, directed by Jeffrey Silberschlag. As members, the students perform alongside seasoned musicians during the popular River Concert Series. To prepare for the concerts, students practice on their own and with the orchestra twice per week. Before the start Find out more »
What semesters are internships abroad available? Every semester How many credits can students receive for an internship abroad? 4-16 credits Which majors complete internships abroad? Any major can intern abroad. Recently museum studies, anthropology and economics majors have participated. What course does the internship count toward? The course number is 398 and counted under the Find out more »