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What's Happening Thursday through Sunday, Dec. 14-17

Fri, 15 Dec 2017

Thursday, Dec. 14 Christmas Sale, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m., Jimmie Connection Christmas Chapel, 11 a.m., Kroeze Lounge Student shuttle, 3 to 5 p.m. Cru male Bible study, 7 p.m., Upper Room St. James Basilica Bible study, 8 p.m., Upper Room Cru female freshman Bible study, 9 p.m., Upper Room Friday, Dec. 15 Last day of classes Christmas Sale, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Jimmie Connection W and M Basketba...

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Behind the music: Unity of the UJ Concert Choir

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

Over the years, the University of Jamestown’s Concert Choir has earned a decent reputation for its unified sound. Aaron McDermid has led and motivated the group for 12 years. The 48-member choir meets each day of the week for an hour and sometimes organizes weekend retreats. These weekends not only act as a bonding activity, but a time to practice and work on their group cohesion. McDermi...

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Start-Up weekend produces viable business experience

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

By Sharon Cox For graphic art students and business majors at the University of Jamestown, the first three days of December were like free money in their piggy banks. UJ hosted the three-day Start-Up Weekend to introduce the Jamestown Regional Entrepreneur Center to the people of Jamestown and campus family. Katherine Roth (class of 2001) and Sharon Fors organized the Techstars event and bro...

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Till Death

Fri, 08 Dec 2017

By Garret Fernandez To my dear, beloved love, wheresoever you may be, I should hope that you know             you are always and forever with me that however I ever should be affected by the unportentiable paroxysms of time you are with me, and a part of me, and are always mine   that though thousands of mile...

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What's Happening Monday through Thursday, Nov. 6-9

Mon, 06 Nov 2017

Monday, Nov. 6 Registration for spring semester begins for DPT, masters, seniors eSports vs. Indiana Institute of Technology, 5 p.m. Student shuttle, 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 7 Chapel Chat, 11:30 a.m., Student Engagement Center Staff and Faculty Bible Study on the Book of James, 12:05 p.m., Alumni Center Conference Room Student shuttle, 4 to 6 p.m. eSports vs. Miami Ohio, 5 p.m. Cru, 9...

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Art Happenings: Fall all-students art show opens International Education Week

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

By Sharon Cox UJ Department of Art International Education Week (Nov. 13-17) begins at 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, with a reception in the gallery of the Reiland Fine Arts Center. Students taking art classes will be on hand to discuss and perhaps even sell their work as visitors and friends of the fine arts come to see the exhibit. This is an annual event, but this year is a bit different; it...

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In Tonight’s Sky: November nocturnal notes

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

By Tim Bratton, Professor Emeritus of History and Amateur Astronomer With Saturn departing from the evening sky, the other naked-eye planets are behind the sun or rising before it as “morning stars.” Nonetheless, we do have a few predawn planetary encounters, a lunar occultation of a first-magnitude star and some meteor showers to entertain us. The two streams of the Taur...

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UJ Wind Ensemble strives for expressive music

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

By Carly Benjamin Special to The Collegian Over the years, the University of Jamestown Wind Ensemble has grown tremendously under the leadership of Laura Lynch. A wind ensemble, also known as a concert band, consists of many types of instruments – woodwind, brass, percussion and sometimes bass or guitar. The UJ Wind Ensemble is composed of 47 musicians from different walks of life...

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Arts Center continues to grow in small community

Fri, 03 Nov 2017

By Alexis Young Special to The Collegian In 1964 seven women got together in Jamestown and set up an art exhibit. Fast forward 54 years later and that simple exhibit has become a nonprofit organization that has continued to grow and has sprouted into a place where the whole community is welcome. The Jamestown Arts Center is under the direction of Larry Kopp, executive director. Kopp moved t...

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Tickets available for 'On the Town'

Fri, 20 Oct 2017

The University of Jamestown theater department will present the musical “On the Town” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2, in the Reiland Fine Arts Center’s DeNault Auditorium on the UJ campus. The musical includes a cast of “wild” characters, music and dancing. Tickets are free for UJ students and staff and can be obtained from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday in Re...

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