Concerts and Science Event for K-12 Students Ahead
March 27, 2015
Saint Leo University welcomes the public to join the University Campus community at any of the cultural, arts, and intellectual events scheduled in March and April. Admission is free. Parking is always available at University Campus in the garage or in the evening in surface lots. University Campus is located in the east Pasco County community of Saint Leo, four miles east of Interstate 75 (Exit 285) at 33701 State Road 52.
- The Spring Sing Choral Concert, featuring Saint Leo University
choral groups, will place at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 31, in the
Greenfelder-Denlinger Boardrooms of the Student Community Center.
The theme is “All You Need is Love.” Admission is free. The concert
is sponsored by the School of Arts and Sciences and the Department
of Language Studies and the Arts.
For more information, contact Dr. Allyson Marino, fine arts events director, at (352) 588-8662 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Arts events, beginning with the 2015 Spring Art Show and
Competition will occupy the recently opened Fine Arts Building
Gallery on Tuesday, April 7. A reception and showing of the
drawings, photography, sculptures, and paintings by Saint Leo
University students will take place in the building’s lobby 4 to
5:30 p.m. Musicians will perform, and refreshments will be served.
The reception is sponsored by the Department of Language Studies
and the Arts. Dr. Allyson Marino, director of fine arts events, can
be contacted for more information about that at (352) 588-8662 or
A “Crack the Spine” reception for the new issue of Sandhill Review, the literary and graphic arts magazine, will follow at 6 p.m., also in the lobby. Authors featured in the review will begin reading from their works at 6:30 p.m. The event is also an opportunity to meet people involved in organizing the May 16 Sandhill Writer’s Retreat. For more information on the reception, contact Gianna Russo, instructor of English, at (352) 588-8282 or email@example.com. For more information on the writer’s retreat, visit this page.
- The Department of Mathematics and Science is sponsoring an open
house for K-12 students from 6 to 7:30 p.m., Thursday, April 9, on
the second floor of Lewis Hall, in celebration of the International
Year of Light. The United Nations has designated 2015 as the
International Year of Light to raise awareness of the importance of
light and its applications. Guests will discover the wonders of
light and light-based technologies throughout the STEM disciplines.
Attendees will observe optical illusions, investigate the
mathematics of light refraction, transmit sound using lasers,
explore what makes jellyfish luminesce, participate in an immersive
and interactive display on color, and explore the unseen using
ultra-violet beads. Light refreshments will be provided. The
department asks guests to RSVP to reserve their own molecular model
of the protein that makes jellyfish glow. Lewis Hall is the
three-story building immediately visible on the right upon entering
University Campus. Take the stairs or the elevator to the second
Contact Dr. Audrey Shor, assistant professor of biology, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (352) 588-8425.
- Just the FACTS, the faculty-staff choir of Saint Leo
University, will present its annual featured concert at 5 p.m.
Tuesday, April 14, in the Greenfelder-Denlinger Boardrooms of the
Student Community Center. Please note that this is a change
from the time previously posted. The group is presenting a
program of progressive country and contemporary music it is calling
“Saint Leo City Limits” (after the PBS television program
Austin City Limits). Admission is free. The concert
is sponsored by the School of Arts and Sciences and Department of
Language Studies and the Arts.
For more information, contact Dr. Cynthia Selph, music director, at (352) 588-7294 or email@example.com.