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Impact Magazine

Collectively, our CLA community is doing amazing things on campus, in the community, and in the world. Alongside the quarterly CLA e-newsletter, The Link, Impact magazine gives a sense of the depth and breadth of the CLA story of excellence.

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Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble to Perform May 23

The Cal Poly Arab Music Ensemble and guest artists will perform a diverse program of music and dance from the Eastern Mediterranean and larger region at 8 p.m. Saturday, May 23, in the Spanos Theatre on campus.

The concert will feature some of the most celebrated instrumental, vocal ...
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Theatre & Dance Department to Present ‘Spike Heels’ May 7-16

Cal Poly’s Theatre & Dance Department will present “Spike Heels” at 8 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, May 7-9 and 14-16, in the Spanos Theatre on campus. 

A contemporary spin on George Bernard Sh...
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Brass Groups to Perform ‘All That Brass!’ May 21

The Cal Poly Brass Ensembles, featuring many of the university's top brass players, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 21, at the San Luis Obispo United Methodist Church.  

The concert, titled “All That Brass!” will feature Cal Poly’s Brass Choir and Trumpet En...
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Early Music Ensemble to Present ‘The Glory of Venice’ May 22

The Cal Poly Early Music Ensemble will present its annual spring concert, this year titled “The Glory of Venice,” at 8 p.m. Friday, May 22, in Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa. 

The concert will feature 15 student musicians performing works from 1530-1630 — the yea...
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Noir Saxophone Quartet to Give an Afternoon Performance May 16 at Cal Poly

The Cal Poly Music Department will present a recital by the Noir Saxophone Quartet at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 16, in Room 218 in the Davidson Music Center (Building 45) on campus.

Based in Los Angeles, the Noir Saxophone Quartet was formed in May 2013. Lee Worley Raby, Laura Kramer and Camer...
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Cal Poly to Host the International Conference for Graphic Arts Educators July 5-10

The Cal Poly Graphic Communication Department will host the International Conference for Graphic Arts Educators in July to address critical issues facing the industry.

The conference, from July 5-10, coincides ...
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Cal Poly Music Faculty Recital to Feature John Astaire, Guest Vocalist Inga Swearingen

Cal Poly music faculty member and percussionist John Astaire will present a recital with vocalist Inga Swearingen at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, May 14, in Room 218 in the Davidson Music Center (Building 45) on campus.

The recital is the culmination of a song cycle project in which Astaire a...
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