NC’s Dewar Cited by New York Times

Where did the venerable New York Times look to contextualize the creative process and homemade / hacked instruments used by pioneers of live electronic music, Sonic Arts Union?  They looked to the scholarship of New College’s Dr. Andrew Dewar, that’s where! Read the Times piece here. Read Dr. Dewar’s piece here.

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NC’s Miller Appointed Distinguished Teaching Fellow

UA’s College of Arts & Sciences appointed New College assistant director, John Miller, one of its two Distinguished Teaching Fellows this May. He joins Dr. Bing Blewitt (ret.), Dr. Marysia Galbraith, Dr. Theodore Trost, and Dr. Julia Cherry as the fifth member of the New College faculty to earn this distinction, awarded annually to faculty […]

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New College Sonic Frontiers Concert Series to Host Wadada Leo Smith – October 2017

On Sunday, October 15, 2017, Wadada Leo Smith will be performing with an 8-piece ensemble + live video productions as part of the Sonic Frontiers Concert Series. A native of Mississippi, Smith, a trumpeter and composer, will perform his critically acclaimed Ten Freedom Summers. The concert will be at 7:30 in the Moody Concert Hall.  […]

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December 2017 graduates – Application Deadline

Please complete your New College Graduation forms, Depth Study Title and Data Base, and return to Sue Keel in 201-D Lloyd as soon as possible. The UA form can be submitted online from the “Apply to Graduate” app on the Student Page of MyBama. Application deadline for December’s graduation is October 6, 2017.

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Honoring Margaret D’Souza’s Retirement

Tree Planting Ceremony Honoring Margaret D’Souza’s Retirement March 8, 2017, 4:30 PM UA Arboretum 4801 Arboretum Way Tuscaloosa, AL 35404 Please join us if you can for this uplifting event!

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May 2017 Grads, Read Me!

Please complete your New College Graduation forms, Depth Study Title and Data Base, and return to Sue Keel in 201-D Lloyd as soon as possible. The UA form can be submitted online from the “Apply to Graduate” app on the Student Page of MyBama.

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Where is New College this Summer?

While some of us are holding the proverbial fort at Lloyd Hall, New College continues to represent UA in Walker County, Alabama. Read about the New College students participating in the David Mathews Center for Civic Life’s Jean O’Connor-Snyder Internship Program here. And if you are (or if a New College student you know is) […]

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Dr. Galbraith Brings Creativity and Folk Arts to Tuscaloosa Schools

Professor Marysia Galbraith’s arts outreach program, ARTS (Arts Renaissance in Tuscaloosa Schools), devoted last Friday on a perennial favorite: face jugs! Students at Matthews Elementary School made face jugs, a staple in Southern Folk Art. Have a look at the creative expression Professor Galbraith is fostering in Tuscaloosa. Read more about the project here. And see more photos […]

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