Giving Access to Most Generous Donors - May 2011

Global company Praxair in Danbury pledges a local commitment to help with Western's Bridges Program and to further educational opportunities for students in the Danbury and Bethel communities. [more]

Western bridges gap to help students succeed in a program that helps high-schoolers prepare for college-level work."Building a Bridge to Improve Student Success" has resulted in a significantly higher number of students continuing past their freshman year at the university.  [more]

Three Sisters, an innovative performance of Anton Chekov's classic, was a treat for President's Club members on March 12. The audience was even seated on the stage. [more]

Western's own celebrity meteorologist Dr. Mel returned this spring to present the annual President's Lecture to a full house in the Science Building. [more]

You're invited to an exclusive opportunity for our most generous donors, to meet and greet former basketball player Allan Houston, a star with the New York Knicks. He will address students at Commencement on Sunday, May 22. [more][more]

School of Visual and Performing Arts building is approved, and workers will break ground this fall on the $80 million facility, which is scheduled to open in 2014 with a 337-seat concert hall, a 330-seat theater, design studios and an art gallery. [more]

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Honor Roll of New Donors Mark your calendars!

Robilotti Consulting LLC, Gerard & Martha Robilotti
Cartus Corporation
Cornell University Division of Financial Affairs
EnerNOC Corporation, Inc.
Gary R. Michael
Kenneth & Megan Silliman
Small Business Development Center
The Peter and Carmen Lucia Buck Foundation, Inc.
United Way of Western Connecticut
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M.F.A.Thesis Exhibit
in NYC Gallery

The graduate thesis exhibit of the WCSU Master's of Fine Art degree recipients in painting and illustration will open June 21 in New York City's Chelsea district at the Blue Mountain Gallery. [more]

Friday MAY 20
ART EXHIBIT open during library hours, Haas Library, Midtown campus. (203) 837-8650

Sunday MAY 22           
Meet and Greet with Allan Houston. Commencement Speaker 8-9:30a.m. Westside Campus. (203) 837-8832

Saturday JUNE 4
CULINARY INSTITUTE BUS TRIP, Alumni Association. (203) 837-8290
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