Grammy Award-Winning New York Voices Coming To Campus
On February 21, Angelle Hall will be alive with jazz vocals and swinging big band sounds when New York Voices appears with the UL Jazz Ensemble. As the Grammy Award-winning vocal quartet wraps up their 25th Anniversary Tour, they will join forces with UL’s 20-piece big band. NYV has traveled the globe, amazing audiences the world over with their impeccable voices, close harmonies, and stunning arrangements. Appearances have included jazz festivals, the Boston Pops, and even the Count Basie Band. With harmonies reminiscent of the Hi Lo's, The Four Freshmen, and Manhattan Transfer, the group and their diverse repertoire remain unique. ...
Architecture Graduate Student’s entry in 2013 TerraCycle “Box that Rocks” national competition was chosen as the “Most Creative Entry”
Karla Contreras' entry was revealed during the Green Apple Day of Service, a national effort to "transform schools into healthy, safe, cost-efficient and productive learning places where students . . . can be inspired to dream of brighter future," and marked the beginning of a long term recycling effort and partnership between the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Child Development Center and the UL Office of Sustainability. The TerraCycle Brigade Program collects and reuses non-recyclable post-consumer waste. Contreras' win earned the CDC 50,000 points, points that can be used to acquire TerraCycle upcycled products or can be redeemed for $500.00. "This collection bin’s ...
Fletcher Hall Renovations To Begin In December
Work will begin soon to renovate Joel L. Fletcher Hall. The three-story building on the University of Louisiana at Lafayette campus houses the School of Architecture and Design and the Department of Visual Arts and the College of the Arts' Media Center. The low bidder for the $3.8 million, state-funded project was M.D. Descant Inc. "We expect to sign a contract as soon as possible," said Bill Crist, director of Facilities Management for the University. The renovation is expected to begin in December and be complete by the end of next year. Ziler Architects, the firm that designed the project, received input from ...
The Art of Architecture Exhibit On Display Until December 6th
The Art Of Architecture exhibit is on display on the 2nd floor in the Dean's Gallery from now until December 6th. Students are encouraged to stop by and view the exhibit. The exhibit is the work of Holly & Smith Architects and features the use of art to create the architecture. The closing reception will be held December 6th from 1 to 3pm.
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