Community Culture

Activism, seeking justice, achieving equality — however we choose to define this topic — reveal the inherent personal nature to activism that I feel our campus often overlooks.

Classical music is often thought of as archaic and exclusive, a genre particular to those who study or practice it. There’s misconception that the classical genre is only listened to in ostentatious concert halls by the most experienced connoisseurs and critics.

Striking in its sentiment and unflinching in its honesty, the novel is a roadmap for medical caregivers, telling a story that’s all too familiar yet hasn’t been properly listened to.

The concert, combined with the preceding class, allowed for growth and exploration.

From beginning to end, Meeting of the Spirits: Music of Mahavishnu Orchestra was a head bobbing, feet thumping, heartfelt homage to John McLaughlin’s incredible musical career.

While complex art can be interesting and engaging, this propensity toward complexity among students can stunt artistic growth.

Akbar’s poetry is refreshingly honest and incredibly human.


Mahler’s symphonies go from the calm and quiet moaning of strings to loud and celebratory sounds of the brass and low beating of the timpani in a very short amount of time.


Here are 10 of the pieces featured, though many creative pieces within the exhibit are not listed.