Second-year MM precussion student Bridget Leahy has been named director of bands at Defiance College (DC) in Defiance, Ohio. Her duties will include the creation of a new marching band (The Marching Yellow Jackets), directing the pep band, the DC Community Band, supporting the DC Strings and Big Band, and providing percussion lessons and other music courses.
- DM candidate Josh Bowman accepts teaching position at Christopher Newport University
- Marco Schirripa wins First Place in Great Plains International Marimba Competition
- Alumnus Brian Blume appointed as Instructor of Percussion at Southeastern University in Florida
- Andrew Riley selected to participate in the Aspen Summer Music Festival
- Bobby Conselatore selected to participate in the Aspen Summer Music Festival