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Silver Lake College Graduate Honors Those Who Supported Her by Giving Back To Community

Posted by on 8 May 2013

Newly minted Silver Lake College Alumna Amanda Thuss delivered the Response of the Graduates at the College’s 75th Commencement on Saturday, May 4th at the Holiday Inn Manitowoc. She had been planning a graduation party for that evening, but after hearing about a local college student who is homeless, she was inspired to turn the party into much more than a commencement celebration.

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Silver Lake College Honors Spring 2013 Candidates for Graduation

Posted by on 8 May 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family honored 123 Candidates for Graduation at its 75th Commencement Ceremony on May 4, 2013 at the Holiday Inn Manitowoc. 68 bachelor’s degrees and 55 master’s degrees were conferred. Candidates are listed below in alphabetical order by last name with degree, major(s) of study, and hometown. Graduation honors are listed in italics, and are conferred on students who have attained the following grade point average for courses taken at Silver Lake College: Summa Cum Laude – 3.9 GPA, Magna Cum Laude – 3.7 GPA, Cum Laude – 3.5 GPA on a 4 point scale. To be eligible, students must have earned at least 51 credits at Silver Lake College.

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Silver Lake College Honors Graduates At 75th Commencement May 4

Posted by on 3 May 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will honor 124 graduates on Saturday, May 4 at its 75th Commencement Ceremony. The celebration will begin at 9:00 am with the Baccalaureate Liturgy in the Silver Lake College Chapel (second floor, main building), 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc, with The Most Reverend David L. Ricken, Bishop of the Diocese of Green Bay, presiding. A light brunch for graduates, family, friends, faculty and staff will follow in the College dining room. The Commencement Ceremony will be held at the Holiday Inn Manitowoc, 4601 Calumet Avenue, and will begin at 12:30 pm. The commencement address will be delivered by The Most Revered Robert F. Morneau, Auxiliary Bishop of the Diocese of Green Bay. The Response of the Graduates will be delivered by Ms. Amanda Thuss of Manitowoc, who is graduating Magna Cum Laude with her Bachelor of Arts Degree in English. Additional information for graduates and guests is available at www.SL.edu/Commencement.

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Silver Lake College Presents Spring Instrumental and Choral Concerts Friday, April 26 and Saturday, April 27, 7:30 pm

Posted by on 23 April 2013

The Silver Lake College of the Holy Family Music Program is delighted to present our Spring Instrumental Concert on Friday, April 26 and our Spring Choral Concert on Saturday, April 27, both at 7:30 pm in the College Chapel, 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc. Both concerts are free and open to the public. A free will offering will be accepted. These will be the final two concerts performed in the College Chapel – future performances will be in the new Franciscan Music Education and Performance Center opening Fall 2013. Visit www.SL.edu/MusicEvents for a complete schedule of upcoming concerts.

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Silver Lake College to host annual Honors Recital

Posted by on 18 April 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will host its Second Annual Honors Recital on April 19 at 7:30pm in the College Chapel, 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc. Area students who performed Class A Solo & Ensemble works on piano, violin, voice, and woodwind instruments will perform and showcase their accomplishments to the community. Students/schools participating include:

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Silver Lake Concert Choir to perform with Manitowoc Symphony

Posted by on 18 April 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is delighted to announce that the Silver Lake Concert Choir will join the Manitowoc Symphony Chorus and Orchestra for a concert on Saturday, April 20th at 7:30 p.m. at the Capitol Civic Centre. The concert, Slavic Indulgence, will feature works by Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Prokofiev. The Silver Lake Concert Choir and Manitowoc Symphony Chorus will sing the waltz scene from Tchaikovsky’s opera, Eugene Onegin. Tickets range $15 -$28 for adults and $5 for students with ID and may be purchased in advance or at the door at the Capitol Civic Centre

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Silver Lake College Presents Student Music Recital Friday, April 5, 7:30 pm

Posted by on 2 April 2013

The Silver Lake College of the Holy Family Music Program is delighted to present our Student Solo Recital on Friday, April 5 at 7:30 pm in the College Chapel, 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc. The concert will consist of classical and contemporary works performed by students who have been studying voice, piano, percussion, saxophone, and cello during the course of the spring semester. Instructors include Damon Carlson (choral), Jeremiah Eis (instrumental), and Dr. Diana Shapiro (piano). The concert is free and open to the public. A free will offering will be accepted. Visit www.SL.edu/MusicEvents for a complete schedule of upcoming concerts.

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Silver Lake College to Host Senior Choral Music Recitals For Tammy Reigel And Danielle Brooks Saturday, April 6

Posted by on 1 April 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is delighted to host Senior Music Recitals for two outstanding Music Education students on Saturday, April 6 in the College Chapel, 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc. Tammy Reigel will present her senior recital at 4:30 pm, and Danielle Brooks will present her recital at 6:00 pm. Both will be choral performances, open to the public at no charge. A free will offering will be accepted.

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Senior Art Exhibition Of Andrew Carstens

Posted by on 1 April 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is pleased to present the Senior Art Exhibition of Andrew Carstens, Studio Art Major. The exhibit will be displayed in the Art Wing hallway gallery (east entrance), 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc, and will feature works completed by Carstens while pursuing his Bachelor of Arts degree at Silver Lake College. The exhibit is open to the public from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Monday through Thursday and 8:00 am to 4:30 pm on Friday and Saturday. A free public reception will be held on Wednesday April 3rd from 6:00-7:30 pm.

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Art Exhibit “Alternative Spring Break: Joplin, Missouri” through May 8

Posted by on 28 March 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is proud to present Alternative Spring Break: Joplin, MO, an art exhibit documenting students’ experiences in Joplin, Missouri. Students who took part in the annual Alternative Spring Break volunteered with members of the Silver Lake College faculty and staff in collaboration with members of Grace Congregational United Church of Christ in Two Rivers to contribute to rebuilding efforts in the Joplin community, which was devastated by an EF5 tornado on May 22, 2011. The exhibit is located in the Silver Lake College Cafeteria Gallery, at 2406 South Alverno Road in Manitowoc, and is open to the public from 8 am to 8 pm Monday through Thursday, and 8 am to 4:30 pm on Friday and Saturday, from March 25 until May 8, 2013. The exhibit features student photographs, crosses made from tornado debris, and student statements about the experience.

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