September 17, 2014


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Camerata Singers to present 'Home' concert in Yoder Recital Hall

Bluffton University's Camerata Singers, who recently returned from a spring-break tour of Ohio, Pennsylvania and New York, will reprise the tour program, "Precious Lord, Take My Hand," in a "Home" concert at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, March 25, in Yoder Recital Hall.

The concert is free and open to the public; a free-will offering will be taken for music scholarships.

Bluffton University musicians perform senior recitals on Saturday

Two Bluffton University musicians, both students of Dr. Adam Schattschneider, professor of music, will present their senior recitals on Saturday, March 24, in Yoder Recital Hall.

Beth McCullough, from Sherwood, Ohio, will give a flute recital at 4:30 p.m., while Kitanya Murray, from Findlay, Ohio, will perform on soprano saxophone and alto saxophone at 7:30 p.m. Both events are free and open to the public; a reception will follow McCullough's recital in the lobby.

Public health controversies to be discussed March 27

"Balancing Personal Freedom with Public Good: Controversies in Public Health" will be Dr. Ross Kauffman's topic for Bluffton University's annual civic engagement lecture, at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 27, in Founders Hall.

Free and open to the public, the Bluffton Forum presentation is in keeping with the university's 2011-12 civic engagement theme, "Public Health: Promoting Wellness for Self and Community."

Three-time Nobel nominee to address hunger March 28 in Founders

Tony Hall

Tony Hall, executive director of the Alliance to End Hunger and a three-time Nobel Peace Prize nominee, will discuss issues and efforts in the fight against hunger at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, in Bluffton University's Founders Hall.

Free and open to the public, Hall's speech, "Changing the Face of Hunger," is the keynote address culminating Bluffton's annual Civic Engagement Day. The day will cap academic year-long exploration of the university's 2011-12 civic engagement theme, "Public Health: Promoting Wellness for Self and Community."

Track and field: Bluffton opens outdoor campaign at Muskingum University

Results: http://www.muskingum.edu/athletics/track/12%20Outdoor/Muskie_Duals_Resul...

The Bluffton University men's and women's track and field team opened their outdoor campaign at Muskingum University on Saturday, March 17. The Beavers captured two wins, two runner-up performances and a number of personal best and qualifying efforts throughout the meet.

A musical zoo

Chelsey Parker (left), a first-year Bluffton University student from McComb, shows a Riverdale Elementary School fourth grader how to hold the saxophone during an Instrument "Petting Zoo" at the school March 13.

Members of Bluffton's chapter of the Ohio Collegiate Music Education Association took the third annual event on the road for the first time, traveling to Riverdale to help students learn about, and try out, a variety of instruments.