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The Curtis Radio Program Spotlights Early Talent in Curtis’s History

Posted by Pete Williams on 2/3/21 4:06 PM

Throughout its history, Curtis has had maintained relationships with local media interested in broadcasting Curtis performances. Curtis has a long and successful relationship with local radio and TV stations like WHYY and continues to broadcast its own streaming (and, these days, “socially distant”) performances on its YouTube channel.

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Topics: Curtis Archives and Library

Curtis Community Day 2020 Resources

Posted by Pete Williams on 10/5/20 12:26 PM

Curtis recently celebrated its first Community Day on September 29, a student activities day organized by staff and faculty to celebrate the diversity and history of the Curtis community.

The day centered around the themes of community, identity, and celebration and included talks about the founding of Curtis, a tribute to Curtis stalwart Eleanor Sokoloff, and alumni remembrances of Curtis past. Current students participated in small-group breakout sessions to process their connections to these themes and remembrances in light of their experiences of Curtis in the present. In between these two large-group video conference meetings, students had time to explore the themes on their own using resources provided on a library guide (https://libguides.curtis.edu/communityday). 

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Topics: Curtis Archives and Library, Community, Inclusivity, Students, Technology

For students, faculty, staff & alumni: What Curtis librarians and archivists do

Posted by Pete Williams on 9/4/20 1:34 PM


Rock Resource Center 2014Ever wonder what librarians and archivists do at Curtis? Or what kinds of services libraries provide to conservatories, departments of music, and other institutions like Curtis? Whether you’re a student, alum, faculty or staff member, Curtis librarians and archivists are here to help you.

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