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Daniel Bara, director of choral activities in the Hodgson School, conducts the Hodgson Singers as they perform at Stadtpfarrkirche St. Stephan in Baden, Austria. (Credit: Christian Schoerg)
FEATURE:Performing Arts

Hodgson Singers Win Big in Baden

The Hodgson Singers, the flagship choral ensemble of the Hugh Hodgson School of Music, recently won first prize at the prestigious International Choral Competition Ave Verum in Baden, Austria.

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Spotlight on the Arts at UGA

Mark your calendars for the 2014 Spotlight on the Arts festival, November 6-14. The schedule to date is at the link below.

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    "Writers do not merely reflect and interpret life, they inform and shape life."
    Said: E.B. White in Paris Review interview, 1969
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    For the past thirty-six years, Philip Smith (who joins the UGA faculty this fall) has presided over orchestral trumpet playing, with a resonant, clarion sound.
    Said: William Robin in The New Yorker
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    It is with pleasure and anticipation that we welcome Sarah Kate Gillespie to the Georgia Museum of Art, where she brings great experience as a teacher and a scholar.…
    Said: William Underwood Eiland, director of the Georgia Museum of Art in announcing her appointment.
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    Sesame Street integrates art and design in to its existing STEM content with the goal of illustrating how art and design can be used to solve real-world problems.
    Said: Jessica Lahey in The Atlantic
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    Participating in drama can produce greater emotional sensitivity among both the actors and, in a performance that projects deep human emotions, the audience.
    Said: Peter Smagorinsky, Distinguished Research Professor in the College of Education in The Atlanta-Journal Constitution's "Get Schooled" blog
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    Athens is a music town, but it is also an art town. Art is everywhere we go, and the enjoyment of it is free.
    Said: Pete McCommons in Flagpole
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    "The arts provide much of the connectivity across human existence and experience; and they may be among the most creative and innovative of our curricular programs."
    Said: Interim UGA Provost Libby V. Morris in Innovative Higher Education
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    Drama and theater arts had the eighth lowest unemployment rate among recent graduates ... Who knew?
    Said: Georgetown University's Center on Education and the Workforce in "Hard Times: College Majors, Unemployment and Earning"
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    "If a common thread can be found within nearly all recent nature writing, it seems to be despair over an unraveling world."
    Said: Douglas Carlson in The Georgia Review, Fall 2013 edition
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    Odd how the body seems to carry the years on its back. Piled up, one upon another, an increasing heaviness. Yet some people carry theirs lightly.