Traditional Program News

Silver Lake College Welcomes Former Negro League Baseball Player Dennis Biddle

Posted by on 18 February 2014

In celebration of Black History Month, Silver Lake College will host Dennis Biddle, a former Negro League baseball player, at noon on Friday, February 21, 2014 in Endries Hall of the Franciscan Music Center. Biddle will speak about his experience in the League.

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Silver Lake College to Host Honor Winds

Posted by on 18 February 2014

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will be hosting their first Honor Winds festival on Saturday, February 22, 2014. Students from ten area high schools will be rehearsing with Mr. Steve Smith, a nationally-known clinician who is being sponsored by the Hal Leonard Corporation. Students will have full group rehearsals, and also have the opportunity to work with sectional coaches, all of whom are professionals on their respective instruments.

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Silver Lake Wind Ensemble to Present “Concert Classics”

Posted by on 12 February 2014

The Silver Lake Wind Ensemble, under the baton of Jeremiah Eis, will present “Concert Classics’ on Friday, February 21 at 7:30pm. The performance will be held in Endries Hall, located in Silver Lake College’s Franciscan Center for Music Education & Performance at 2406 South Alverno Road in Manitowoc. Admission is $5, available at the door or in advance by calling (920) 686-6173.

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Faculty Colloquium on February 18, Dr. Michaeleen Golay

Posted by on 10 February 2014

Silver Lake College presents a Faculty Colloquium, “Composition and Function of Forest Flora: Not All Forests Are Created Equal”, presented by faculty member, Dr. Michaeleen Goley. The presentation will take place on Tuesday, February 18 at 1:00 pm in the Heritage Room.

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SLC to host Literary Roundtable on Midwestern Literature

Posted by on 7 February 2014

The Silver Lake College English Program invites the public to a discussion of Midwestern Literature on Wednesday, February 19 at 12:15 p.m. in Silver Lake College’s Heritage Room. The 30-minute discussion will provide an opportunity to discuss a chapter on Midwestern Literature by scholar David Pichaske and consider the rich body of work that might be considered Midwestern Literature.

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Silver Lake College to Present “Tunes to Love” Music Concert

Posted by on 5 February 2014

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will present their 2nd annual “Tunes to Love” performance on Thursday, February 13, 2014 at 7:00pm. The concert will take place in Endries Hall, a 464-seat theater located in the Franciscan Center for Music Education & Performance at 2406 South Alverno Road in Manitowoc. The Silver Lake Jazz Ensemble and Voice Studio will present love songs in Italian, German, Spanish and English, as well as traditional jazz music. There is no charge for admission.

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Silver Lake Website Wins Higher Education Marketing Award

Posted by on 30 January 2014

The Silver Lake College of the Holy Family website (www.sl.edu) has received the Gold Award in the Higher Education Marketing's EDMAs (Education Digital Marketing Awards) under the Institutional Website category for December 2013.

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Artist Music Series Concert Featuring The Bells Of The Lakes On Feb. 9 At 3 pm

Posted by on 21 January 2014

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is thrilled to present The Bells of the Lakes, the third of seven Artist Music Series Concerts for the 2013-2014 season, on Sunday, February 9 at 3 pm in the Bob and Pat Endries Hall in the new Franciscan Music Center at Silver Lake College, 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc.

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Silver Lake College Presents New Music Pedagogy and Performance Program

Posted by on 20 January 2014

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is excited to announce its new Music Performance and Pedagogy Program, beginning in the fall of 2014. Music Performance and Pedagogy is aimed at students who are looking to pursue a music education career in a small setting, like one-on-one teaching. It will be offered in voice, string, or brass (wind). Silver Lake is one of three schools in the state that offers a pedagogy and performance program. Besides being the only school to offer the program in a 300-mile radius, SLC is the only school offering the program in voice, string, or brass at the undergraduate level and the only school to offer Early Childhood Pedagogy and Practicum.

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Soup With Substance

Posted by on 13 January 2014

Soup With Substance 2014
“The Language Of Love”
February 6 (5:30-7:30 pm)

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is delighted to present “Soup with Substance: The Language of Love” on Thursday, February 6, at 5:30 pm in the College Dining Room (first floor, main building), 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc. Guests will enjoy hearty homemade soups and breads served up by local restaurants and bakeries while they go on a hilarious journey of the “Language of Love” with humorist, performer and author, Liysa Callsen, whose parents and husband are deaf.

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