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13 12, 2018

Museum of the Big Bend to Exhibit The Upshaws of County Line in January

2019-01-15T18:50:07+00:00December 13, 2018|

• courtesy of the Museum of the Big Bend • Sul Ross State University’s Museum of the Big Bend will present The Upshaws of County Line: An American Family beginning Friday, Jan. 18.  The exhibition will feature black and white photographs from Richard Orton who spent 25 years documenting life [...]

6 12, 2018

“Playing with Chess” Exhibit Arrives in Francois Fine Arts Gallery

2019-01-15T18:50:36+00:00December 6, 2018|

• courtesy of Carol Fairlie • A new exhibit titled "Playing with Chess" will be on view in Sul Ross State University's Francois Fine Arts Gallery (FAB 102) from Dec. 3 to Jan. 25. The chess-themed show features engaging, sometimes playful works of art created by eleven Texas Tech artist-alumni [...]

4 12, 2018

Nominations Now Accepted for Second Annual Undergraduate and Graduate Symposium

2018-12-06T03:33:08+00:00December 4, 2018|

• courtesy of • The second annual SRSU Undergraduate and Graduate Symposium will be held this spring on Monday, April 22 from noon to 7:30 p.m. in the University Center.  The event will feature a keynote speech beginning at 6:30 p.m, and food and refreshments will be provided. SRSU Alpine and RGC faculty [...]

3 12, 2018

Sully Safety Zone Training Wednesday in Lawrence Hall

2018-12-03T16:07:08+00:00December 3, 2018|

• courtesy of Dominique Vargas • The Diversity & Inclusion Committee invites all faculty and staff to participate in Sully Safe Zone Training on Wednesday, Dec. 5 from 3-5 p.m. in Lawrence Hall room 200. The training session will be a combination of lecture, discussion, and activity designed to help [...]

30 11, 2018

Sul Ross Choir and ‘Communiversity’ Band to Perform Sunday

2018-11-30T18:09:10+00:00November 30, 2018|

• courtesy of Dr. Jeffrey J. Meyer • The Sul Ross State University Concert Choir and "Communiversity" Band will perform their Winter Concert in Marshall Auditorium on Sunday, Dec. 2 at 3 p.m.  Admission is free. The Choir will be conducted by Dr. Andrew Alegria, SRSU director of choral activities & [...]

14 11, 2018

Review: A Tuna Christmas Brings Constant Costume Changes and Laughs

2019-01-14T19:36:51+00:00November 14, 2018|

• by Oliver Pinckney • A Tuna Christmas is a two-man show and the second of four Tuna plays written by Jaston Williams, Joe Sears, and Ed Howard.  Set in the fictional town of Tuna, Texas, the Sul Ross production features Jason Roman and Avery Callaway as the two, very busy [...]

14 11, 2018

Impressions of Big Bend Country Exhibit Now Open at Museum of the Big Bend

2019-01-15T18:52:12+00:00November 14, 2018|

• courtesy of Museum of the Big Bend • Oil painter Erin Hanson has brought her bold, vivacious Impressions of Big Bend Country to the Museum of the Big Bend in an exhibit which began Friday, Sept. 21. The genesis of this one-woman show came during Hanson’s first visit to [...]

13 11, 2018

Mexican Devotional Paintings Now on Display at Museum of the Big Bend

2019-01-15T18:52:21+00:00November 13, 2018|

• courtesy of the Museum of the Big Bend • Beautiful examples of the popular Mexican folk art, retablos, are now on exhibit at the Museum of the Big Bend. Retablos are personal devotional paintings typically purchased from Mexican artists or peddlers who sell them door to door and near [...]

13 11, 2018

Sul Ross Music Program Presents Flute and Piano Recital Thursday Night

2018-11-13T17:12:19+00:00November 13, 2018|

• courtesy of Dr. Mary-Elizabeth Thompson • The Sul Ross Music Program will present Director of Instrumental Studies Dr. Mary-Elizabeth Thompson, flute, and guest artist Dr. Héctor Landa (University of Wisconsin-Superior), piano, in concert this Thursday night, Nov. 15 at 7:30 p.m. in Marshall Auditorium.  Thompson and Landa will perform [...]

30 10, 2018

25th Center for Big Bend Studies Conference Happening Nov. 9-10 at Sul Ross

2018-11-10T22:55:28+00:00October 30, 2018|

• courtesy of the Center for Big Bend Studies • A baroque guitarrilla concert and historical journey aboard a Butterfield Stagecoach will highlight the Center for Big Bend Studies 25th Annual Conference, Nov. 9-10 at Sul Ross State University. Opening the Conference with a special performance is Manuel Mejia Armijo, [...]