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  • Sigma Alpha Iota Benefit Concert

    Sigma Alpha Iota is hosting our annual Benefit Concert and silent auction set for November 14th between 2 - 5 pm. All proceeds raised will be going to SAI Philanthropies which leads and supports projects such as ‘People-to-People’ and Bold Notes. The mission of SAI Philanthropy is to “promote all aspects of music creation, performance, and scholarship; and encourage service for and through music on the campus, in the community, in the nation, and throughout the world.”

    Interested performers, please fill out this form! 

  • Carle Community Concerts

    Preparing for a competition or recital? Want more performance practice and public speaking opportunities? Looking to give back to the community in a meaningful way?Carle Community Concerts are back! These live-stream performances are exclusviely for hospital patients in the Champaign-Urbana community and take place in Smith Recital Hall on Thursdays at 7:30 PM. Please fill out the google form if you are interested in performing and email any questions to Becca Kasdan- Attending the public speaking workshop on September 30 at 7:30 in Smith Recital Hall is highly encouraged. Come take part in the SoM's FIRST community engagement and student concert series!

  • Public Speaking Workshop

    Do you have a passion for performing in the community or would like to polish your public speaking skills? Becca Kasdan will lead a public speaking workshop tailored towards community outreach and engagement on Thursday, September 30 at 7:30 PM in Smith Memorial Recital Hall.

    This workshop will be an interactive and collaborative expereince. Please bring a sample speech of an introduction to a piece you are currently learning. If you would like to submit your speech to be used as an anonymous example, please email

  • Yoga for Musicians

    Yoga for musicians will be virtually led every Sunday from 4:30-5:30 PM in the Music Building, Room 0359 or with the option to take the class virtually from home. Please bring a yoga mat and register for the event at the following link each week:

    Class is free of charge. If attending yoga in person, please return chairs to their classroom position and coordinate bringing an electronic device that can be projected. Contact Becca Kasdan - with any questions

  • FAA Career Services Offers Resources to Build Your Career

    The College of Fine + Applied Arts Career Services

    FAA Career Services provides industry specific resources and events to meet you where you are and help you move towards success.

    Receive industry specific career counseling Brainstorm about how to build a sustainable professional life Develop job search strategies Explore internship opportunities Build relationships with alumni and employers

    To make an appointment email Julie Rundell, Assistant Director for FAA Career Services.

  • Job Posting: FAA Seeks Wellness Support Associates (WSA) for Fall 2021

    The College of Fine and Applied Arts is looking to engage Wellness Support Associates (WSA) in a number of our buildings for the start of the Fall semester. The role of a WSA is to help enact the university’s COVID-19 building access. This will be accomplished by checking building access status in the Safer Illinois app of those wishing to enter university instructional buildings.  The hourly wage is $14.50 and you must be an enrolled student for the Fall 2021 semester. 

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