Marathon Notice from the City of Boston

Read the letter below, from the City of Boston’s Department of Neighborhood Development, for an overview of what Boston has prepared for the week leading up to Marathon Monday. This includes information about public safety, emergency medical services, emergency communications, street closures and traffic advisories, and trauma counseling.

Counseling Resources Available for Students

Read this message from director of counseling services, Karen Grimes, about counseling and support as we approach the anniversary of the Boston Marathon.

Dear students,

Graduating Seniors...

Seeking employment? Check out the Musical America Worldwide Career Center to access the newest performing arts jobs available. Make sure to create an account to receive job alerts, ability to network, post your resume and to utilize its resources.

MOB (Moms of BERKLEE): April Meeting

April Meeting: Come meet other working moms of Berklee! MOB (Moms of Berklee) will host its April meeting on Wednesday, April 16 at 12:00 p.m. in the SAC conference room of 939 Boylston Street. Come meet other moms with little ones and those that are expecting, share and find a great supportive environment at Berklee to meet the challenges of work moms.

Wednesday, April 16
12:00 p.m.
SAC Conference Room, 939 Boylston Street

Signups for Finals Ensemble Ratings Auditions

Signups for Finals Ensemble ratings auditions will begin

on Monday, April 28th 2014 through Friday, May 2nd 2014

from 10am-1pm and 2pm-4pm

in the Ensemble Equipment Office 130 Building Room A01

Please note that there are limited spaces

Thank you

Community Building Committee Lunch Meet-up

Thursday / May 1, 2014 / 1:00 p.m.
Prudential Atrium
800 Boylston St Boston, MA, 02199, United States 
Buy or brown bag your lunch.  Then swing by the Prudential Atrium to meet other Berklee colleagues and glory in the return of the sun to Boston.

FUSION Creative Writing Contest with Guest Judge Melissa Ferrick

Cosponsored by FUSION magazine and the Office for Diversity and Inclusion

Singer-songwriter Melissa Ferrick, an assistant professor in Berklee’s Songwriting Department, is partnering with FUSION magazine for a creative writing contest.

Write a poem, short story, or nonfiction piece based on Ferrick’s song, “I Don’t Want You to Change.”* Ferrick and a panel of judges will select a grand-prize winner and two runners-up.

Fill out an MIT Survey for an Online Collaborative Platform for Music Production

Please see the letter below from an MIT student who is collecting survey data about people's consumption of digital music. This data will later be shared with  Berklee for various uses.

Dear Berklee students,



PS-190 Improvisation Concepts Workshop 1
PS-192 Improvisation Concepts Workshop 2

Two semester course; two credits per semester
No ratings requirements; all instrumentation welcome