The purpose of the arts is not merely to develop the talents of students who major in and plan careers in these fields; it is also to integrate creative work and performance fully into learning and life on College Hill. After all, students should have meaningful exposure to the arts if they are to be fully educated.
The Fillius Jazz Archive features more than 300 interviews with jazz greats. Transcripts, audio tracks and videos from the oral history interviews are available online.
In celebration of its five-year anniversary, the Wellin Museum presents an exhibition of 140 works of art and cultural objects drawn from its permanent collection. The exhibition opens September 9.