Dr. Ron Rivero plans to grow instrumental music program at Silver Lake College

Posted On November 30, 2016

By Suzanne Weiss/Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, WIs. — Dr. Ron Rivero plans to grow Silver Lake College’s instrumental music program, just as he did when he served as director of bands and orchestras at South Dade High School, a new magnet performing arts academy in Miami, Florida.



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Dr. Ken Harned strives for musical excellence in Choral program at Silver Lake College

Posted On November 30, 2016

 

By Suzanne Weiss/Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, Wis. — It is early afternoon and Dr. Ken Harned returns to his office in a jubilant mood after a choral rehearsal that went especially well.



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Student piano recital set for Dec. 7

Posted On November 22, 2016

MANITOWOC, Wis. —  Silver Lake College invites the public to music student Lydia Matthews’ Junior Piano Recital at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 7.



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Public invited to student vocal recital on Dec. 15

Posted On November 22, 2016

By Suzanne Weiss/Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, Wis. — The public is invited to the vocal recital of Silver Lake College student Emily Tyeptanar at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 15.

The recital will be held in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road. There is no charge for admission. 



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Photography exhibit to open on Nov. 29

Posted On November 18, 2016

Photo by Dale Van Minsel

By Amy Hanson, Director of Marketing and Web Management

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Photographs can be more than just capturing a moment in time. For some, it can be about transporting a person to another place. Wisconsin native Dale Van Minsel will display his exhibit, “Perspectives: The Photography of Dale Van Minsel,” Nov. 29 through Jan. 15 at Lake’s Edge Gallery at Silver Lake College.

Van Minsel’s works were created primarily using an iPhone and photo applications.



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Silver Lake College’s popular Christmas concert expanded to two shows at 2:30 and 7 p.m. on Dec. 4

Posted On November 16, 2016

By Suzanne Weiss/Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Due to its past popularity, the “Christmas at Silver Lake” concert has been expanded to two shows this year.

The concert will be offered at 2:30 and 7 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 4 in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance on campus, 2406 S. Alverno Road.



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Silver Lake College student Kevin Sievert is two-time winner in Wisconsin vocal competition

Posted On November 10, 2016

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By Suzanne Weiss/Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College music student and vocalist Kevin Sievert — known to many as this summer’s "Lakeshore’s Rising Stars" winner —  took home two first-place awards from the Wisconsin chapter of the National Association of Teachers of Singing (NATS) student auditions held in Milwaukee earlier this month.



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Steinbrecher-Mayer Honors Recital set for Nov. 17

Posted On November 09, 2016

MANITOWOC, Wis. — The Silver Lake College music department will present the Steinbrecher-Mayer Honors Recital at 7 p.m. on Nov. 17.

The recital, which is free and open to the public, will be held at Bob & Pat Endries Hall, located in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance, on the campus of Silver Lake College at 2406 S. Alverno Road. 



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Silver Lake College’s Dr. Emilie Lindemann publishes full-length poetry collection

Posted On November 09, 2016

Photo by  LilyRian Photography

By Suzanne Weiss/Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Silver Lake College’s Dr. Emilie Lindemann, associate professor of English, has published her first full-length poetry collection, “mother-mailbox.”



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Pro Arte Quartet to perform at SLC on Nov. 20

Posted On November 03, 2016

By Suzanne Weiss/Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, Wis. -- A string quartet with European roots dating back more than a century will perform this month at Silver Lake College. 



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SLC’s Zimmer Forum set for Nov. 8

Posted On November 02, 2016

MANITOWOC, Wis.  "Just Mercy,” written by Bryan Stevenson, will be the focus of the next Father Bill Zimmer Forum, which is scheduled from noon to 1 p.m. on Nov. 8 at Silver Lake College, 2406 S. Alverno Road.



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Faculty Profile: Melissa Hamachek brings wealth of experience to SLC nursing faculty

Posted On November 02, 2016

By Suzanne Weiss/ Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, Wis. — When Melissa Hamachek, Silver Lake College’s newest addition to the nursing faculty, learned of a nursing position at Taycheedah Correctional Institution three years ago, her first thought was, “I don’t want to work in a women’s prison.”



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SLC’s Dr. Albert Sears named HLC peer reviewer

Posted On November 01, 2016

By Suzanne Weiss/Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, Wis. -- Dr. Albert Sears, professor of English at Silver Lake College, has been selected to join the Peer Corps as a reviewer for the Higher Learning Commission.

The commission, an independent corporation founded in 1895, accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the north-central United States.



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Silver Lake College student brings home lessons from the Student United Way in Panama City

Posted On November 01, 2016

By Suzanne Weiss/Director of Public Relations

MANITOWOC, Wis. — Sophomore Abby Gallenberger’s quest for ways to improve the Silver Lake College Student United Way took her all the way to Panama City, in the Republic of Panama.

The Spanish-speaking city is located at the Pacific entrance of the famed Panama Canal in Central America.



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