Concert Choir’s Annual Fall Concert on November 8

Oct 27, 2015 Comments Off on Concert Choir’s Annual Fall Concert on November 8

The Berea College Concert Choir and Chamber Singers, Stephen Bolster conductor, will present their annual fall concert in Gray Auditorium on Sunday afternoon, November 8  at 3:00 p.m.  The public is invited to attend, and there is no charge for admission.  The choirs will be accompanied by Lindsay Clavere on the piano. The first half […]

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Berea College’s 140th Mountain Day is Wednesday, October 21st

Oct 16, 2015 Comments Off on Berea College’s 140th Mountain Day is Wednesday, October 21st

Media Advisory ­ October 16, 2015 All classes and labor are cancelled in honor of this historic celebration which has been a College tradition since 1875. In addition to hiking the pinnacles in the Berea College Forest (on Ky. Hwy. 21), Mountain Day activities, sponsored by the College Campus Life office, include games, music, performances, and […]

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Library of Congress Places Lomax Kentucky Recordings at Berea College

Oct 16, 2015 3 Comments

Berea College Special Collections & Archives, the American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress, the Association for Cultural Equity, and University of Kentucky Libraries Special Collections Research Center are proud to announce digital access to The Lomax Kentucky Recordings, an online exhibition of over 70 hours of Eastern Kentucky folk music and lore, collected […]

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Berea College Welcomes Public to Kentucky Musicians: Musical Traditions

Oct 13, 2015 Comments Off on Berea College Welcomes Public to Kentucky Musicians: Musical Traditions

Berea College welcomes the public and campus community to “Kentucky Musicians: Musical Traditions.” This event on Thursday, October 15, 2015, at 3:00 p.m. in Phelps-Stokes Chapel is free and open to the public. It is co-sponsored with the Loyal Jones Appalachian Center. The convocation will feature Jamie and Jesse Wells, Carla Gover, George Gibson, Ron […]

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Boone Tavern Nominated for “Best” in Historic Hotels of America Awards

Sep 29, 2015 1 Comment

Boone Tavern, the historic hotel owned by Berea College, has been nominated for the Historic Hotels of America Awards of Excellence as Best Small Historic Inn/Hotel in the category for hotels with less than 75 guest rooms. Boone Tavern’s Dining Room also has been nominated as Best Historic Restaurant in Conjunction with a Historic Hotel. […]

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Berea’s Farm in Top Twenty “Best College Farms” in U.S.

Sep 22, 2015 No Comments

At #17, Berea College’s farm has just been named among the nation’s 40 "best" college farms by College Ranker, a group that researches colleges all across the U.S. to determine the best features of these schools and to “. . . let you know who's doing it right.” Berea’s high ranking was determined based on […]

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Berea College Welcomes Public to Stephenson Memorial Concert

Sep 15, 2015 No Comments

Kiran Ahluwalia — Blending Tradition Indian and Pakistani Music Phelps-Stokes — 8:00 p.m., September 17, 2015 Berea College welcomes two-time Juno award winning singer-composer Kiran Ahluwalia. This will be the first convocation in the Stephenson Memorial Concert series of the academic year, Thursday, September 17, 2015, at 8:00 p.m. in Phelps-Stokes Chapel. The program is […]

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