News & EventsWednesday, May 25, 2016
Filed under: arts
WCC’s Gallery One highlights emerging artists in a new exhibit series that runs Sept. 6 through Oct. 19.
WCC music and performing arts students will lend their talents to each day of the Ypsilanti Heritage Festival, which runs Aug. 17-19 at Riverside Park. All of the WCC performances are free and will take place at the Gazebo Stage near the Huron River.
WCC will be well represented at the Ann Arbor Art Fair July 18-21:
The latest issue of The Huron River Review, WCC’s award-winning literary magazine, is now available. There are 49 contributors in this year’s 160-page anthology. They include students, current and former faculty, and employees of the College.
Jeremy Liesen’s category was one of the last as the 34th Michigan Emmy Award ceremony drew to a close June 16. Suddenly his name was announced. The next thing he heard was his mother shouting, “Jeremy you won, you won!”
Later this month, four WCC students will have the rare opportunity to screen their original films at a festival for independent filmmakers. They are participating in the 50th Ann Arbor Film Festival, which runs March 27 through April 1.
Life is full of great stories. Some are testaments to personal fortitude. Others dramatize the human condition. Many explore the folly in an otherwise somber experience. Each semester, several of these stories come to life in the WCC performing arts classroom.
In celebration of Women’s History Month, the English department at WCC is hosting two movie screenings in March. Each film examines unique issues facing women today.
Six WCC students were recognized for their graphic design skills and creativity at the 2012 ADDY Awards, sponsored by the Ann Arbor Ad Club.