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Berea College’s “Deep Green” Residence Hall Earns World’s Highest LEED Score

Apr 22, 2014 No Comments by

Berea College’s Deep Green Residence Hall has earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) v2009 Platinum Certification and a score of 90 points, making the facility the highest-scoring, LEED-certified residence hall in the world. The LEED certification denotes independent verification from the U.S. Green Building Council that a building is designed and constructed “using strategies aimed […]

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Berea College Annual Concert Choir Spring Concert, April 5 & 6

Mar 25, 2014 No Comments

The annual Spring Concert by the Berea College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, conducted by Dr. Stephen Bolster, will be held on Saturday, April 5, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, April 6, at 3 p.m. in Gray Auditorium on the Berea College campus. The choral concert will be accompanied by Lindsay Clavere on the piano […]

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Berea College Service Award Recipients to be Recognized at Annual Service Convocation

Mar 24, 2014 No Comments

On Thursday, March 27 at 3 p.m. in Phelps Stokes Chapel, during the annual Berea College Service Convocation, the 2014 Berea College Service Award will be presented to Henry Red Cloud and Carolyn Sundy. The Berea College Service Award honors persons who in their daily lives and their service to humanity have exemplified Berea’s Great […]

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Empty Bowls Fill Local Food Bank Coffers

Mar 13, 2014 No Comments

On Wednesday March 19, members of the Berea community will have the opportunity to help address hunger by purchasing a simple meal of soup and a hand-made bowl from the Berea College Ceramic Apprenticeship Program or donated by local potters. The Empty Bowls event will take place in the Woods-Penniman Building on the Berea College […]

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Student Crafts Makes 120 Chairs for Governor’s Mansion

Mar 13, 2014 1 Comment

For for past few months, Berea College Student Crafts has been building chairs for the Governor's Mansion. Led by woodworker Chester Mullins, a team of students have made 120 chairs, one for each county in Kentucky. Here's the story... )

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Pharaoh’s Daughter Returns to Berea

Mar 12, 2014 No Comments

The second Stephenson Memorial Concert of the spring semester features Pharaoh’s Daughter on March 13 at 8 p.m. in Phelps Stokes Chapel. The event is free and open to the public. Pharaoh’s Daughter is a Middle-Eastern Instrumentation and World Beat Fusion blend. Mixing a psychedelic sensibility and a Pan-Mediterranean sensuality, this “cutting-edge New York City […]

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Concert Choir Fundraising Concert for International Tour

Mar 10, 2014 No Comments

The Berea College Concert Choir will travel on a 15-day concert tour to Spain and Portugal from May 7-May 21, 2014. Music faculty members Dr. Stephen Bolster, conductor; Lindsay Clavere, pianist; Dr. Javier Clavere, organist, and math professor Sandra Bolster, chaperone, will lead choir members on a trip to several Spanish and Portuguese cities, including […]

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