Monthly Archives: September 2009

Weeks, Oliphant Duo Will Entertain Sunday In Poignant Tilford Memorial Concert Series

Naomi Oliphant expects to be a little emotional when she first tries the keyboard of Georgetown College’s new Steinway Concert Grand Piano about an hour before the free concert she and tenor Daniel Weeks will play on Sunday (Sept. 27). Both the prized instrument and this fall’s five-concert series are named […]

By |September 24th, 2009|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off

Public is Invited to Season Premiere of PBS’s ‘Art: 21,’ a Sept. 29 Pre-Screening Event Focusing on Compassion

Georgetown College Art professor J. Daniel Graham used his grant-writing ability to arrange for an exclusive, free pre-screening of the Season 5 premiere of PBS’s Emmy-nominated series “Art: 21 – Art in the Twenty-First Century” at 6 p.m., Sept. 29 in our Anne Wright Wilson Fine Arts Gallery.

“Compassion” is the theme […]

By |September 22nd, 2009|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off

Statue Dedication Honors Summers’ Tiger Spirit

By Crystal Little, Georgetown News-Graphic

Sheila Summers, center, and band director Pete LaRue had a sneak preview of the bronze tiger that will be dedicated to the late Richard “Kim” Summers with band members Dewey Creech, left, Erica Miller and Stephen Parker, and Tori Bachman-Johnson far right. All will be part of […]

By |September 17th, 2009|News, Uncategorized|Comments Off

Putting Georgetown College History up for Auction

By Eric W. Fruge ‘75

It’s disheartening to watch. Fortunately it’s not an everyday occurrence, but the frequency is discouraging and the losses are profound. We’re talking about rare items from the College’s history that appear on eBay. They often fill in valuable blanks in our institutional history.

Take these following examples:

The first […]

By |September 17th, 2009|News|Comments Off

Tilford Memorial Concert Series Is Two GC Dreams Come True

By Tori Bachman-Johnson ‘12

This fall’s Stephen Tilford Memorial Concert Series marks the fulfillment of the dreams of two generations of Music professors at Georgetown College – Daniel Tilford and the late Stephen Tilford. The five free events will showcase the two recent, magnificent acquisitions – a Steinway Concert Grand Piano and […]

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