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Past Events

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Summer Term I Last Day of Classes Jun 27, 2013 from 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Fleer Center for Adult Education Info Session May 29, 2013 from 05:30 PM to 06:30 PM Club Dining Room, Corrin Refectory,
Learn more about pursuing or finishing a degree through the Martha H. Fleer Center for Adult Education. Session attendees will have their application fee waived and we will request and pay for your transcripts from previous institutions.
Summer Term I Begins May 28, 2013 from 08:00 AM to 06:00 PM
Commencement May 25, 2013 from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM May Dell,
Salem alumna and pharmaceutical consultant Lucy Rose C'76 will deliver the commencement address. In the event of rain, commencement will be held in Hanes Auditorium in Elberson Fine Arts Center.
Back Porch Party May 21, 2013 from 05:00 PM to 07:00 PM Back Porch of Main Hall,
Annual party given by Martha H. Fleer Center for Adult Education juniors for all graduating seniors on the afternoon of the last day of exams.
Forsyth County Governor's Awards for Outstanding Volunteer Service Breakfast May 15, 2013 from 08:00 AM to 10:30 AM Bryant Hall,
The United Way of Forsyth County, Salem College, and HandsOn NWNC as we celebrate the nominees and winners of the Forsyth County 2013 Governor's Awards for Outstanding Volunteer Service at a breakfast in their honor. The breakfast will feature the personal stories and thoughts of our local winners, as well as local and statewide community leaders. Due to construction adjacent to Bryant Hall, attendees are encouraged to enter Bryant Hall from the Salem Avenue entrance. Parking available at 800 E. Salem Avenue (across from the WS Employees Credit Union).
Salem College Dance Company Faculty/Student Spring Performance May 10, 2013 from 07:30 PM to 08:30 PM Drama Workshop, Elberson Fine Arts Center,
Thursday and Friday, May 9 – 10, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday, May 9 – 10, at 7:30 p.m. Join Salem dance students and faculty as they celebrate their achievements in dance through performance. Tickets: $10 general admission, $5 for all students. Sponsored by the Salem College Dance Company.
Salem College Dance Company Faculty/Student Spring Performance May 09, 2013 from 07:30 PM to 08:30 PM Drama Workshop, Elberson Fine Arts Center,
Thursday and Friday, May 9 – 10, at 7:30 p.m. Join Salem dance students and faculty as they celebrate their achievements in dance through performance. Tickets: $10 general admission, $5 for all students. Sponsored by the Salem College Dance Company.
Historic Preservation Education and Career Opportunities Panel Discussion May 07, 2013 from 06:00 PM to 07:00 PM Saal, Single Sisters House,
Local preservation professionals including architectural historians, museum professionals, planners, and developers will discuss their educational background and career paths and answer questions.
Salem Academy Theatre Presents "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare May 05, 2013 from 02:00 PM to 03:30 PM Drama Workshop, Elberson Fine Arts Center,
This drama, which tells the murderous story of Scottish hero Macbeth, his wife and the Scottish King Duncan (along with a cast of characters that include three infamous witches), is one of the great tragedies by William Shakespeare. The themes illustrated in the play include ambition, fate, deception and treachery. (Summary courtesy of Globe Theatre website.) Free event.
Salem Academy Theatre Presents "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare May 04, 2013 from 07:30 PM to 09:00 PM Drama Workshop, Elberson Fine Arts Center,
This drama, which tells the murderous story of Scottish hero Macbeth, his wife and the Scottish King Duncan (along with a cast of characters that include three infamous witches), is one of the great tragedies by William Shakespeare. The themes illustrated in the play include ambition, fate, deception and treachery. (Summary courtesy of Globe Theatre website.) Free event.
Salem Academy Theatre Presents "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare May 03, 2013 from 07:30 PM to 09:00 PM
This drama, which tells the murderous story of Scottish hero Macbeth, his wife and the Scottish King Duncan (along with a cast of characters that include three infamous witches), is one of the great tragedies by William Shakespeare. The themes illustrated in the play include ambition, fate, deception and treachery. (Summary courtesy of Globe Theatre website.) Free event.
Senior Thesis Exhibit Reception May 03, 2013 from 05:30 PM to 08:30 PM Elberson Fine Arts Center Galleries,
Salem's interior design and studio art senior students exhibit their senior thesis projects. This exhibit shows May 3 - May 24. (Some works in this exhibit may contain mature content.)
Salem Academy Theatre Presents "Macbeth" by William Shakespeare May 02, 2013 from 07:30 PM to 09:00 PM Drama Workshop, Elberson Fine Arts Center,
This drama, which tells the murderous story of Scottish hero Macbeth, his wife and the Scottish King Duncan (along with a cast of characters that include three infamous witches), is one of the great tragedies by William Shakespeare. The themes illustrated in the play include ambition, fate, deception and treachery. (Summary courtesy of Globe Theatre website.) Free event.
Bookmarks Presents a Conversation with Isabel Allende, with support from the Salem College Center for Women Writers May 02, 2013 from 07:00 PM to 08:30 PM Hanes Auditorium, Elberson Fine Arts Center,
Born in Peru and raised in Chile, Isabel Allende is the author of many bestselling novels including: The House of the Spirits, Eva Luna, Zorro and Daughter of Fortune. She has also written a collection of stories, three memoirs and a trilogy of young adult novels. Her books have been translated into more than 27 languages and have become bestsellers across four continents. In 2004, she was inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Letters, and in 2010, she was awarded the National Prize for Literature, Chile's most prestigious literary award. Allende will be on tour for the hardcover release of Maya's Notebook, which will be published in English on April 23. This will be Allende's only appearance in North Carolina. Allende’s books will be on sale before and after the event, and a book signing will follow her presentation. Doors open at 6:15 p.m. and the program begins at 7:00 p.m. Questions for Isabel Allende may be submitted by emailing: info@bookmarksnc.org. Admission by ticket only. To purchase tickets beginning February 4, visit www.bookmarksnc.org or Brown Paper Tickets online at http://bpt.me/308363 or call the 24/7 ticket hotline at 1-800-838-3006. Proceeds benefit BOOKMARKS, a Triad-based literary nonprofit organization. All sales are final. Recommended for a mature audience.
Liberty University Qualifier May 01, 2013 from 01:00 PM to 05:00 PM Lynchburg, VA,
Liberty University Qualifier hosted by Liberty in Lynchburg, VA.
Art Exhibit ~ Collected Stories: Books by Laurie Anderson from Apr 01, 2013 12:00 AM to Apr 28, 2013 12:00 AM Galleries at the Elberson Fine Arts Center,
Salem College will host a focused exhibition, Collected Stories: Books by Laurie Anderson, which traces the artist’s long-standing interest in storytelling, drawing and technology. On view will be a selection of books produced over the last 40 years. The exhibition will include early works, such as the comic book Baloney and Moccasins and Transportation Transportation (1970), as well as work from the 1980s and 1990s. Also featured will be recent works, including The Language of the Future (Jezyc Przyszlosci), Delusion and Pillow Book, all produced in 2012. The exhibition includes rare books and publications that highlight diverse aspects of the artist’s career. Her books are at times interwoven with her performances. Words with the Word The in Front of Them comprises in graphic form the text from her performance “Dirtday!” Gallery hours: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. Saturday and Sunday These events are made possible by a generous gift from June Porter Johnson.
Radford Invitational from Apr 26, 2013 09:00 AM to Apr 27, 2013 01:00 PM Radford, VA,
Radford Invitational hosted by Radford in Radford, VA.
Barbara Lister-Sink Piano Studio Annual Recital Apr 26, 2013 from 08:00 PM to 09:00 PM Shirley Recital Hall, Elberson Fine Arts Center ,
Please join us for an evening of heart-warming, exciting and uplifting piano music! Students from the piano studio of Barbara Lister-Sink will join her in offering a wide array of classical and contemporary piano music on the beautiful Shirley Recital Hall Steinway. Works by Brahms, Beethoven, Ravel, Robert Schumann, Alban Berg and Grieg, as well as Slavonic dances by Dvorak, will be featured. A reception follows performance.
Spotlight on Salem: Celebrating Salem Writers Apr 24, 2013 from 07:00 PM to 08:00 PM Shirley Recital Hall, Elberson Fine Arts Center,
This event showcases the creative talent of Salem’s students. Join us for a lively evening of readings of original poetry and prose and the unveiling of Incunabula, Salem College’s literary and artistic magazine. Sponsored by the Center for Women Writers.