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Coney Island Midnight Madness

Monday / December 15, 2014 / 10:30 p.m.
Berklee Dining Hall
160 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Come to the Berklee dining hall tonight for Coney Island Midnight Madness from 10:30 p.m. to 12:30 p.m., featuring games, music, prizes, popcorn, cotton candy, and Coney Island Nathan's hot dogs. 

Must have a Berklee or Boston Conservatory ID to enter.

Midnight Madness Flyer

Admission: 
Free with Berklee or Boston Conservatory ID

CBC Happy Hour

Monday / December 22, 2014 / 5:00 p.m.
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Mass. Ave. Tavern, 94 Mass. Ave.
Boston
MA

Join the Community-Building Committee for a celebratory happy hour before we all disperse for winter break. Some people may already be on vacation, but those of us hardy souls who remain on campus will come together for one final hurrah for 2014.

Bring a colleague, and come see other friendly faces. Questions? Email communitybuilding@berklee.edu

Admission: 
Free

Words Without Music: A Conversation with Philip Glass

Wednesday / April 1, 2015 / 7:00 p.m.
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Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115
Philip Glass

Enjoy a conversation with prolific and popular contemporary composer Philip Glass as he discusses his long-awaited memoir, Words Without Music.

Farewell Celebration for Vice President of Student Affairs Larry Bethune

Friday / December 19, 2014 / 3:00 p.m.
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David Friend Recital Hall
921 Boylston Street
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Join Student Affairs for a retirement party to honor Larry Bethune for his forty-four years of service to the students of Berklee. 

Before the event, we encourage you to share your memories, photos, and videos, and stories. Submit your stories and memories here.

Larry Bethune Retirement Party

Admission: 
Free

Berklee Online: Degree Completion Info Session

Monday / January 26, 2015 / 10:00 a.m.
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Sherman Oaks Galleria
15303 Ventura Blvd, Suite 900
Los Angeles
CA
United States
91403

Presented by the Berklee Center in Los Angeles, join Debbie Cavalier, CEO of Berklee Online and Berklee alumna, for an informative presentation on the degree completion opportunities that are now available to Berklee students. In this session, you’ll learn about the growing number of Berklee students earning a hybrid degree by transferring in coursework that was previously completed on Berklee's campus and earning additional credits with Berklee Online. Learn how Berklee Online’s flexible degree programs can help you receive your diploma.

This free session will include:

  • Details for completing your degree with Berklee Online
  • An overview of Berklee Online’s forward-thinking approach to teaching music online and a demonstration of the technology that makes it work
  • Information about Berklee Online’s offerings, including free massive open online courses (MOOCs), certificates, and degree programs
  • A Q&A session

Cavalier is the vice president for online learning and continuing education and the CEO for Berklee Online, the college's online continuing education division. Berklee Online delivers access to Berklee's acclaimed curricula from anywhere in the world with award-winning courses, certificate programs, and bachelor degree programs accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and taught by the college's world-renowned music faculty.

Recently, Cavalier's leadership led Berklee to partner with Southern New Hampshire University (SNHU) to offer a one-of-a-kind online MBA in music business. She also spearheaded institutional partnerships with Coursera and edX so that Berklee could provide its curricula at no cost to aspiring musicians around the world via MOOCs.

Cavalier was part of the leadership team that founded Berklee's online school in 2002.

 Prior to this, she was the dean of online and continuing education at Berklee, a music publishing executive at CPP/Belwin and Warner Bros. Publications, and a music educator. She is a graduate of Berklee's music education program; holds a master's degree in education from Cambridge College; and continues to further her studies in music, business, and online education. 

As a music education publishing veteran, Cavalier has penned 100+ music education methods books and arrangements for Carl Fischer, First Act, Alfred Publishing, and Warner Brothers Publications. She also leads the award-winning kids and family band Debbie & Friends, performing shows and producing cartoon music videos and a host of apps for children. 

Please RSVP at https://berkleeonlinela.eventbrite.com

Admission: 
Free

Marketing Office Hours

Friday / December 19, 2014 / 11:00 a.m.
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7 Haviland, Room 211

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 / December 12, 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 / December 5, 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.

Drummassage

Thursday / December 4, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
The Loft
939 Boylston St.
Boston
MA
United States

All members of the Berklee community are invited to this drummassage event, hosted by professor Steve Wilkes and students from the Music Therapy department. You will have the opportunity to be massaged in an exquisite aural bath of low frequencies and quiet repetitive rhythms.  It might just be one of the most relaxing experiences you have ever encountered!

Please arrive by the 1:00 p.m. start time and have all cell phones and electronics completely turned off.  Bring your own yoga mat, if you wish (though some will be provided).  Loose, comfortable clothing is recommended.

Admission: 
Free

Music Education for the Visually Impaired: Accessible Material Faculty Workshop

Friday / December 5, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
180 Massachusetts avenue
Boston
MA
United States
02115

Friday, December 5th, 1:00pm, 180 Mass Ave, The CTMI
* Sign up only for Faculty at
http://tinyurl.com/amtctmi

In addition to 2 other events that will highlight various aspects of music education for visually impaired (VI) students, the CTMI is collaborating with the Music Therapy Department and the Counseling and Advising Center to offer a hands on workshop focusing on creating accessible materials for your students. This session will be useful to faculty as a means of better understanding the technical challenges and needs of visually impaired students and simple ways that you can improve their classroom experience. 

Some of the topics we will be covering include creating accessible PDF and word documents that students with screen readers can use and using Music XML files for music notation. 

* We are only able to accommodate a limited number of faculty
for this interactive workshop. Please sign up early.

 

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