CA Magazine Stories

America’s Neutral Ground?

America’s Neutral Ground?

Unlike other educational institutions, museums inspire public trust across the political spectrum. What responsibilities do they have in return?

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Haines and Hobson Renovations Near Completion

Haines and Hobson Renovations Near Completion

This year, construction has been steadily underway on the common room, campus residences, and facilities connecting the historic Haines and Hobson houses — work that will usher in remarkable changes in the residential landscape of West Campus.

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Composer-in-Residence Stefanie Lubkowski Is Getting Students Involved in Creating New Music

Usually, the Chameleon Chamber Players listen to unfamiliar pieces before trying to play them. But this year, the five-member advanced ensemble had a chance to approach music differently thanks to a gift of funding for Concord Academy’s new composer-in-residence, Stefanie Lubkowski. In addition to teaching individual lessons in composition, Lubkowski has included student-musicians in the creation and development of an entirely new work. Her approach speaks to one of her main professional goals: to help young people see writing music as a dynamic process.

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