Sunday, December 5, 2010

This week at Douglas: Montreal memorial, classes end, holiday fun in the concourse and more!

Here's what's happening on campus Dec 6-31:

Montreal Massacre Memorial
Mon, Dec 6

Join your Douglas Students' Union at 11:30am in the atrium at the David Lam Campus for a short memorial service in memory of the victims of the 1989 massacre at Montréal's École Polytechnique.

Holiday Fun 
Tues, Dec 7
Celebrate the last day of classes and the beginning of the holiday season in the concourse at New West, with candy cane hockey and a bake sale (to help support a family in need for Christmas). Hosted by your Student Ambassadors (Office for New Students).

Last Day of Classes
Tues, Dec 7

Exam period starts
Thurs, Dec 9 (until Dec 17)
Exam period runs Dec 9-17. Don't forget to check your schedule for dates, times and locations and good luck!

Community Music School Student Recitals
Fri, Dec 10 & Sat, Dec 11
Friday evening show (6pm) and Saturday matinee (2pm) at the Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre (New Westminster Campus). For more info, see the Douglas College Arts Events page.

Lance Ryan in concert
Mon, Dec 13
See Lance Ryan, one of Europe's fastest-rising dramatic tenors and a Douglas College Alumnus, in concert Monday, Dec 13. Lance finished his Bachelor of Music degree in classical guitar at UBC, then moved to Italy where he furthered his voice studies with Carlo Bergonzi, and met his future wife, soprano Viviana Maria di Calro, who will also be joining him on this program. For tickets and more information, see Lance Ryan in Concert.

Lance Ryan Master Class
Tues, Dec 14
Opera star Lance Ryan will lead a Voice Master Class in the Laura C. Muir Performing Arts Theatre from 12:30- 2:30 pm, where he will share his experience and insights with students from the Douglas College Music Department. Admission is free and the event is open to the public. For more info, see Lance Ryan in Concert.

Note: this will be the final events listing post for the 2010 calendar year. Happy Holidays!

See more Douglas College upcoming events in the Douglas College Events Calendar.

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