The Baker Orange

Music editor presents lectures

Music editor presents lectures

Story by Megan

May 12, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

After being friends for more than 20 years, a shared love of music and teaching can still bring Michael Ryan, Hollywood music editor and co–founder of Mad 4 Music, and Ray James, Baker University assistant professor of music, together again. First meeting while teaching in the same California school...

Music editor presents lectures

Music editor presents lectures

Story by Megan

May 12, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

After being friends for more than 20 years, a shared love of music and teaching can still bring Michael Ryan, Hollywood music editor and co–founder of Mad 4 Music, and Ray James, Baker University assistant professor of music, together again. First meeting while teaching in the same California school...

Rituals remembered during graduation

Story by Margo Rodewald

May 12, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

John Richards, assistant professor of history, has been a member of King Arthur's Court since he came to Baker University as a student in 1978. He always has been and always will be. Just as Professor of Biology Darcy Russell will always be a member of Columbian Commonwealth. Or how the students in t...

Rituals remembered during graduation

Story by Margo Rodewald

May 12, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

John Richards, assistant professor of history, has been a member of King Arthur's Court since he came to Baker University as a student in 1978. He always has been and always will be. Just as Professor of Biology Darcy Russell will always be a member of Columbian Commonwealth. Or how the students in t...

Broken bones become bother

Broken bones become bother

Story by Alesha Miller

May 5, 2011


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Warmer weather is causing students to be more active outdoors, but some students have personal injuries preventing them from springtime activities like baseball. Baker University soccer and baseball player Steven Stewart has a broken navicular bone in his foot. "It happened during soccer season. I kic...

Matthew Potterton calls spring concert ‘fantastic’

Story by Megan Perry

May 5, 2011


Filed under Arts & Entertainment

The First United Methodist Church of Baldwin City opened its doors May 1 to music lovers and appreciators looking to share the spring season conclusions of the Baker University Community and Concert Choirs. "I thought it was fantastic," Director of Choral Activities Matthew Potterton said. "Usually I have...

Senior displays work in art show

Senior displays work in art show

Story by Cassie Wells

May 5, 2011


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Baker University studio art major Holly Steffen's senior art show is centered around the image that society as a whole is being dictated by an addiction of consumption of possessions. "This is a struggle that all people face," Steffen said. "This is especially personal for me in my own life, and I ...

Heritage honored through holiday

Story by Katie Thurbon

April 28, 2011


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Just like St. Patrick's Day, Oktoberfest and the Chinese New Year, Cinco de Mayo, on the fifth of May, is a day to celebrate the culture and experiences of an ethnic group. "Cinco de Mayo is actually celebrated more in the United States than in Mexico," Assistant Professor of Spanish James Diego Frazie...