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Berklee & Fenway Health invite you to an Open House at 7 Haviland

Monday / September 22, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.

This event will recognize the historical significance of 7 Haviland Street, home to the Fenway Community Health Center from 1991 to 2009. With a mission to serve the LGBT community and the people of the neighborhood, Fenway Health provided vital and compassionate care to hundreds of patients during the early days of the HIV/AIDS crisis. Fenway Health was and is a champion for expanding access to high-quality health care for all people, with the belief that access to health care is a right and not a privilege. 

Program at 6:00 p.m. Tours will be offered during the reception.

 

Admission: 
Free

BUGLE's LGBT/Ally Mixer with Northeastern University

Friday / September 19, 2014 / 7:00 p.m.
Steve Heck Room
1140 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Join us for BUGLE's LGBT/Ally Mixer with Northeastern's LGBT club. We'll provide some great food, so come by and enjoy this opportunity to meet new friends from other colleges.

For more information, contact BUGLE@berklee.edu.

Admission: 
Free

Marketing Office Hours

Friday / October 3, 2014 / 11:00 a.m.
7 Haviland, Room 211
Boston
MA

Join Magen Tracy, associate director of online marketing and social media, and Sarah Fleischmann, online marketing and communications manager, for office hours every Friday.

Office hours are an opportunity for Berklee staff and faculty to drop in and discuss anything related to internal communications or on-campus marketing, including berklee.edu presence, social media (including YouTube), newsletters, HTML emails and invitations, marketing campaigns, and general communications with your audiences. No appointments necessary.

Questions? Email Magen or Sarah, or internalcomm@berklee.edu.

Admission: 
Free. No appointments necessary.

Marketing Office Hours

Friday / September 26, 2014 / 11:00 a.m.
7 Haviland, Room 211
Boston
MA

Join Magen Tracy, associate director of online marketing and social media, and Sarah Fleischmann, online marketing and communications manager, for office hours every Friday.

Office hours are an opportunity for Berklee staff and faculty to drop in and discuss anything related to internal communications or on-campus marketing, including berklee.edu presence, social media (including YouTube), newsletters, HTML emails and invitations, marketing campaigns, and general communications with your audiences. No appointments necessary.

Questions? Email Magen or Sarah, or internalcomm@berklee.edu.

 

Admission: 
Free. No appointments necessary.

Marketing Office Hours

Friday / September 19, 2014 / 11:00 a.m.
7 Haviland, Room 211
Boston
MA

Join Magen Tracy, associate director of online marketing and social media, and Sarah Fleischmann, online marketing and communications manager, for office hours every Friday.

Office hours are an opportunity for Berklee staff and faculty to drop in and discuss anything related to internal communications or on-campus marketing, including berklee.edu presence, social media (including YouTube), newsletters, HTML emails and invitations, marketing campaigns, and general communications with your audiences. No appointments necessary.

Questions? Email Magen or Sarah, or internalcomm@berklee.edu.

Admission: 
Free. No appointments necessary.

Berklee Women's Collective Fall Gathering

Wednesday / September 17, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
William Davis Room, 142 Mass. Ave., 2nd Floor
Boston
MA

Please join the Berklee Women's Collective for our Fall Gathering. We will welcome new members and open the floor for general announcements. We will continue our "Did You Know" theme, with a member of the BWC's Agenda Committee, Laurie Hughes. Laurie is the assistant director/marketing manager for the BeanTown Jazz Festival. She will share with us her extensive background in advertising and how she came to Berklee. Laurie will also provide information about this years BeanTown Jazz Festival. For more information, please email the BWC at: berkleewomenscollective@berklee.edu.

 

Admission: 
Free

Palco Presentation

Thursday / September 18, 2014 / 1:15 p.m.
Cafe 939
939 Boylston Street
Boston
Massachusetts
United States
02115

Palco.co is a marketplace that connects musicians with music from around the world.

Developed by the Musintec company, Palco allows arrangers to upload their original scores and band leaders, students, researchers, and anyone interested can buy them. Arrangers earn a percentage of each copy sold. Traditionally, arrangers have been invisible despite their pivotal role in the music industry. Palco.co changes that and features a team that supports and catalogues arrangers’ music.

Musintec founders include Puerto Rican producer and arranger Israel Tanenbaum, who has more than 25 years of experience in the field, and intellectual property specialist Andrés Izquierdo. The company has partnered with Boston-based company Noteflight to provide online music notation functionality. Learn more about Palco in this presentation.

Admission: 
Free

Radio Highlights: This Week on the BIRN

Monday / September 8, 2014 / 8:00 p.m.
The Hunts

This week on the Berklee Internet Radio Network (BIRN), check out live performances from Black Prairie, GIZMO, Common Thread, and the Hunts—all broadcast live from Cafe 939.

On Friday, September 12 at 8 p.m., bassist Kenneth "GIZMO" Rodgers creates a sonic landscape influenced by jazz, pop, funk, rock, Latin music, and hip-hop, while Common Thread—founded in 2013 by bassist Alissia Benveniste, guitarist Maddie Rice, and drummer Amber Baker—brings the funk. On Saturday, September 13 at 8:00 p.m., Virginia-based band the Hunts deliver indie folk steeped in solid strings.

Watch a music video for "Make This Leap" from the Hunts:

Visit the BIRN to find out about other upcoming broadcasts.

Admission: 
FREE. Full schedule at thebirn.com.

The Three Websites All Berklee Students Should Know

Tuesday / September 16, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Berklee Learning Center
150 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02215

Do you know where to find your grades, course materials, and upcoming events? Join the Learning Center for this event to get familiar with the three websites all Berklee students need to know about: berklee.edu, Inside Berklee Courses, and MyBerklee.

In this one hour tour of Berklee's websites, you'll learn where you can find all the information you'll need to succeed as a student here. Find out about exciting tools that will help you find out about Berklee-exclusive events (including master classes and auditions), enter your timesheet for student employment, and explore all the courses you can take.

Sign up here. Email Sarah at internalcomm@berklee.edu if you have any questions.

Admission: 
Free

Berklee's 20th Anniversary Encore Gala

Saturday / October 25, 2014 / 5:30 p.m.
Boston Marriott Copley Place
110 Huntington Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02116

Join us for a reception, dinner, live and silent auctions, and entertainment featuring 150 musicians and a host of surprises for Berklee’s 20th Anniversary Encore Gala!

The gala will feature master of ceremonies Jamie Lee Curtis, George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic, and Fred Wesley, best known for his work with James Brown. Rising bluegrass sensation Sierra Hull '11 and Grammy-winning American zydeco musician Terrance Simien will also perform.

More than 150 faculty, alumni, and student musicians will perform Latin jazz, rock, reggae, big band, R&B, bluegrass, hip-hop, and world music in eight different nightclub settings. Visit with friends during the cocktail reception and dinner, and participate in the live and silent auctions featuring unique Berklee celebrity experiences.

End the evening on a high note at our after-party by dancing to the rhythms of acclaimed artists George Clinton and Parliament-Funkadelic and Fred Wesley from the original James Brown Band.

We have put together an amazing evening for this anniversary and would like you and your friends to be a part of it.

All proceeds benefit the Berklee City Music program, a nonprofit education program that harnesses the energy of contemporary music to reach underserved fourth- to twelfth-graders.

Seating will be limited. 

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