A centenary symposium was held by the department of music to honour French impressionist composer Claude Debussy One hundred years after his death, Claude Debussy’s music is still considered to be some of the most beautiful and influential to this day. Thought to be one of the most original of “modern” composers, Debussy’s French style, […]

Hart Hall played host to a spooky haunted house put on by members of the faculty of arts The spookiest building on campus took a break from its usual role as faculty offices and classrooms on Sunday. Instead, it acted as the setting for the first Haunted Hart Hall, put on by the Dean of […]

Motyer-Fancy’s sustainable production about climate change sheds light on heavy issues The recent news regarding climate change has undoubtedly shed a new light about environmental issues and how we can collaborate to improve the state of the environment. The UN recently issued a report warning irregular rising temperatures within the next decade or so, introducing […]

The Tantramarsh Blues Society is still going strong after 18 years, but student attendance numbers dwindle Once a three-storey hotel and now a small-town music club, George’s Roadhouse is perhaps a forgotten gem in the town of Sackville. Despite the fact that its doors closed to the everyday public years ago, this secluded venue has […]

The dean of arts Internship provides student Kaye Klapman with skills not covered in the classroom On the top floor of Centennial Hall, you can find the office of the current dean of arts, Dr. Elizabeth Wells. It is rare to see students coming and going as this building is the home of many administration […]

As convocation approaches, arts students consider what awaits for them after they step across the stage There is a well-known saying that suggests that if you find a job doing something you love, you will never work a day in your life. Some students may begin to question this counsel as convocation weekend quickly approaches, […]

On Friday March 16, I had the pleasure of hearing yet another outstanding student recital performed by two students from the department of music. Third-year soprano Emily Steers and third-year flutist Lucie Bauby performed a combined recital that not only evoked emotion through the music, but also sparked interest in an intellectual idea about female […]

Fourth-year vocalist presents stunning recital to peers, professors and colleagues as part of performance series The winter semester is coming to an end, and with that comes the stress of final exams, papers and assignments. In the music department, the end of the semester takes on a different meaning as the senior recital season begins. […]