A Northern State University Noon Forum, “Building Community Through Music," led by guest artist Wesley Baldwin, is set for Wednesday, Nov. 1, in the Williams Library Rotunda. Noon forums will continue throughout the semester each Wednesday at noon in the library. They are open to all who are interested – students, staff and the public. For more information, contact Dr.
Molly Royals and Tanner Chilson will hold a senior recital at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5, in Northern State University’s Krikac Auditorium.
Grab your white clothes (that you're willing to make colorful) and get ready to dance to your heart's content at the Gypsy Days Paint Dance from 9 p.m. to midnight Thursday, Sept. 28, in the NSU Jerde Music Room! This event is sponsored by CAB and AwareWolves and is free for NSU Students.
The annual Gypsy Days Coronation will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 28, in the Johnson Fine Arts Center Harvey and Cynthia Jewett Theater. Come support your fellow Gypsy Court Royalty and be the first to see who is crowned the 2017 Gypsy Marshal and Queen. Coronation will be followed by the "Burning of The N" at 8 p.m. in the Barnett Center Parking Lot. Both events are free and open to the public.
The 2017 queen candidates are:
AwareWolves will host the annual "A Party Tie Dye For" from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, on the NSU Campus Green in honor of Gypsy Week. Come tie-dye a Gypsy Days shirt with your friends! This event is free and open to NSU Students.
The Gypsy Week Root Beer Pong Tournament will be held at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 26, on the NSU Campus Green (Weather Permitting. If bad weather occurs, this event will be held in the Dacotah Hall Gym). This event is sponsored by the Gypsy Days Committee.
Royalty Trivia Night will be held from 7 to 10 p.m. Monday, Sept 25, in the NSU Student Center Centennial Rooms. This events offers the opportunity for NSU students and community members to get to know the 2017 Gypsy Court.
Alumni are also invited to bring an instrument to rejoin the student band in the stands during the Gypsy Day football game. For more information, contact Dr. Terry Beckler, associate professor of music, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Northern State University Art Department will sponsor the Fandom Dakota Convention (FANDAKCON) in the Student Center on Saturday, Sept. 9, from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
FANDAKCON is comprised of a group of individuals who are passionate about various genres of pop-culture fandoms, such as comics, anime, steampunk, science fiction, gaming and many more areas of interest - joining forces and creating a memorable event for our community.
NSU’s Primrose Arts and Lecture Series will take place Tuesdays from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. at Aberdeen’s Primrose Retirement Community, 1701 Third Ave. S.E.
Feb. 13: “Music for Piano Four-Hands”; Dr. Kenneth Boulton and Ms. JoAnne Barry