April 8 Saturday

Honors Day!                                                                                                                     2 PM, Student Center Ballrooms

Dan G. Korte, SIU Alumnus and Chief Executive, will be the keynote speaker.

School of Art and Design’s “Design Days”

PULLIAM HALL                                                                                                                8:30–10:00 a.m.: Networking breakfast for presenters, panelist, and faculty; Room 59      10:00–NOON: Student portfolio reviews; Rooms TBD                                                      2:00–4:00 p.m.: Reception for Mary and Harold Cohen; Room 90

R. BUCKMINSTER FULLER DOME HOME                                                                10:00–NOON: Open House; 407 S. Forest Avenue, Carbondale, IL 62901

Outside the Box Music Festival                                                                                 5:30 PM, Altgeld 110

Internationally renowned clarinetist and composer Eric Mandat offers an early evening concert of cutting-edge electroacoustic interactive music and improvisation

8:00 PM, Shryock Auditorium

SIUC School of Music faculty The Altgeld Chamber Players wrap up Outside the Box 2017 with a diverse and eclectic concert of all contemporary music!

Now in its eleventh year, Outside the Box builds on its legacy as an exceptional annual new music festival and concert series. Guest composers and performers join with Southern Illinois’ finest musicians and composers to create a weeklong atmosphere of exciting, engaging, contemporary concert music. All events are free and open to the public.