25, 2002, Special Edition
Applications for the Practicum Year Program for teacher licensure
are due Friday, February 15 in the education office, room 303,
Reese. If you are a junior and plan to student teach in the spring
of 2003, you must apply by this date. For application materials,
contact Gayle Higgins, senior administrative assistant, at x2844
Auditions Auditions for performance study in music (required
of all students taking music lessons for the first time at Mount
Holyoke) will be held in Pratt Hall on Wednesday, January 30,
25 pm. Students should call x2306 to make an audition appointment.
Locations are as follows: piano, room 211; voice, room 202; flute,
room 209; violin, viola, cello, room 215. For all other instruments,
students should check with the music department senior administrative
assistant, Michèle Scanlon, x2306.
Music Lessons Students who receive financial aid from the
College are eligible to receive a grant toward the cost of music
lessons. Applications are available in the music office and must
be submitted by 4 pm Thursday, January 29. Students must apply
for grant-in-aid at the beginning of each semester. There are
no automatic renewals.
Music 100 Exemption
Exam The Music 100 exemption exam will be given at 4 pm on
Wednesday, January 30, in room 109, Pratt Hall. Students may enroll
initially in performance study without prerequisite, but continued
study after the initial semester is dependent on enrollment in
or exemption from Music 100.
Auditions Auditions for ensembles will be held 25 pm
Wednesday, January 30, in Pratt Hall: jazz ensembles (vocal, big
band, chamber), room 209; wind ensembles and klezmer band, room
209; string ensembles, room 215; early music ensembles (Collegium,
Voces Feminae, and other early-music instrumental ensembles),
room 210. Students interested in the flute choir should see instructor
Alison Hale on Tuesday, January 29, in the Warbeke Room.
Reminder for 20022003 Returning domestic students should
visit the Office of Financial Assistance Web site at www.mtholyoke.edu/offices/finaid
for renewal deadline information or stop by the office in the
basement of Skinner Hall to speak with someone in person. Renewal
information was mailed to students homes in December.
Applications The Gorse Child Study Center is now accepting
applications for the 20022003 school year for morning preschool,
afternoon preschool, and kindergarten (ages 36). For information
and an application, call x2039.
Singers Auditions Sophomores, juniors, seniors, FPs, staff,
and faculty women are invited to be part of the Glee Clubs
busy second-semester schedule, including concerts with Rutgers
and Harvard men (Brahms, with orchestra!), a Five College Choral
Festival, and a trip to New York City. Glee Club rehearses Tuesdays
4:155:45 pm and Thursdays 7:159:30 pm. Chamber Singers,
a select ensemble drawn from the Glee Club and Concert Choir (first-years
are eligible), rehearses Wednesdays and Thursdays 4:155:30
pm. Painless auditions are Tuesday, January 29, 47 pm. Sign
up on the bulletin board across from the music office in Pratt
Yoga for Faculty
and Staff Tara Starling is offering two winter yoga classes
for faculty and staff. Session I: January 30February 20,
seven classes, $35; Session II: February 25March 13, six
classes, $30. Classes meet in Dance Studio II in Kendall, Mondays
and Wednesdays, noon1 pm. You may also drop in on a single
class session for $10. For information or to register call x2310.