The BRIDGES program cordially invites all Wagner seniors to attend an informational session on finding an apartment in NYC, presented by Wagner alum and realtor Jacqueline Wolter. The event will have lots of food and giveaways, so stop on by Union 201 Thursday night!
Wagner College Music Department and the Office of Co-Curricular Programs proudly present the tenth annual Tribute to Black Music, Wednesday, February 25 at 9 p.m. in the Campus Hall Music Performance Center.
There will be performances by the Wagner College Choir, the Chamber Singers, Stretto vocal ensemble, the community-based youth choir, Young Voyces, and the Hildegard Ensemble.
Wagner College Jazz Ensemble Director, Ben Sher, will perform and the multi-talented Dorian Lake ’02 will be our featured soloist.
A fine professional jazz band with Mike Hogan, guitar, Barbara Lee, piano, Andy Graziano, bass, and David Clive, drums will also take part with music direction by Roger Wesby.
The program includes music by Duke Ellington, Horace Silver, Stevie Wonder, Bonnie Raitt, William Grant Still, H.T. Burleigh, Glen Burleigh, and Hall Johnson featuring the premiere of Roger Wesby's, Deliver Me, inspired by spirituals, blues, jazz and funk.
Weekly Meetings to discuss and plan campus events and a variety of topics revolving around the African American diaspora
“Monty Python’s Spamalot,” the madcap Tony Award-winning musical, makes its Staten Island premiere at Wagner College Theatre from Feb. 18-21 and Feb. 25 through March 1. Showtimes are 8 p.m. Wednesdays through Saturdays, with 2 p.m. weekend matinees on Feb. 21, Feb. 28 and March 1.
Directed by WCT professor Mickey Tennenbaum and choreographed by Michael Warrell (making his WCT debut), with music direction by WCT Music Director Lauri Young, “Monty Python’s Spamalot” is an outrageous musical comedy lovingly ripped off from the 1975 film classic, “Monty Python and the Holy Grail.” Featuring music and lyrics by the Grammy Award-winning team of Eric Idle and John Du Prez and book by Eric Idle, “Spamalot” tells the story of King Arthur and his knights of the Round Table as they embark on a madcap quest for the Holy Grail. Visit Theatre's website for more information.
Wagner Golf Coach, Christopher Fourman, two local golf professionals, and a member of the Staten Island Golf Association will be hosting a town hall for approximately 60-80 people to learn about the steps youth golfers should be taking to play golf at the collegiate level.
Discussing and planning campus events
Weekly discussion on a variety of Muslim topics
At 4:30 p.m. in Foundation Hall's Manzulli Boardroom, join Vietnamese-American novelist and essayist Monique Truong for a reading, followed by a book signing.
Brooklyn-based Monique Truong's first novel, "The Book of Salt," was a national bestseller and New York Times Notable Fiction book. Her second novel, "Bitter in the Mouth," was named a best fiction book of the year by Barnes & Noble and Hudson Booksellers.
This meeting we will continue to discuss possible upcoming events and any new ideas.