Art and Art History, Environmental Science, Anthropology
University Distinguished Research Professor, Studio Art Department, University of North Texas, and UTSA graduate students
1 - 2:30 pm | JPL 4.04.22 | Assembly Room | Main Campus
Dornith Doherty and UTSA graduate students in Environmental Science, Anthropology, and Art will discuss current research regarding natural resource preservation and management
Music Department IMR
Dr. Chritopher Azzara
EASTMAN SCHOOL OF MUSIC
Pianist, arranger, author, and educator, Christopher Azzara is internationally recognized as an innovator in the area of music teaching and learning. His research focuses on creativity and improvisation in the music leaning process. Azzara is Professor and Chair of Music Education and Affiliate Faculty of Jazz Studies and Contemporary Media at the Eastman School of Music. He is the author of numerous articles, arrangements, and books, including Developing Musicianship through Improvisation and Jump Right In: The Instrumental Series.
7:30 - 8:30 p.m. | JPL 4.04.22 | Assembly Room | Main Campus
How do students learn to improvise? Where do I start? Christopher Azzara will offer a common sense approach that improves your musicianship and that of your students—making connections for general, vocal, and instrumental teachers at all levels of instruction and experience.
6 - 7 p.m. | MB 0.104 | Main Building Auditorium | Main Campus
The Faculty Center is proud to bring trailblazing educator Dr. Freeman Hrabowski to UTSA for its fall signature event. Named one of the 100 Most Influential People in the World by TIME (2012) and one of America’s Best Leaders by U.S. News & World Report (2008), Dr. Hrabowski serves as president of University Maryland Baltimore County where he has transformed the young university into a research institution recognized as one of the most innovative in the country.