Mendocino College is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Center for Visual and Performing Arts (CVPA) with a wonderful collection of faculty art pieces. More than thirty alumni and current art instructors are participating in this upcoming exhibit. These artists include; Holly Brackmann, Bob Commings, and Gary Medina, who were the founding art department faculty at Mendocino College. These faculty members played a key role in the construction of the CVPA 20 years ago.
- February 20, 2015
- February 6, 2015
Mendocino College professor Jody Gehrman will offer a two day Community Extension workshop dedicated to helping aspiring novelists take their ideas to the next level.
“So many writers, from beginners to professionals, get stuck at some stage when writing a novel,” says Gehrman. “I know that feeling very well. Sometimes we need help getting the project in motion again. I want to give people the writing tools I’ve gathered over two decades.”
- February 2, 2015
Friends of the Mendocino College Library, an affiliate of the Mendocino College Foundation, are hosting author and former Sonoma State University Professor Jonah Raskin for a reading and talk titled “American Writing: the wild and the tame” on Thursday, February 19th at 7 PM in Mendocino College Library room 4210.
His latest book, A Terrible Beauty: The Wilderness of American Literature, casts a net across the whole continent of North America and explores writers as diverse as Edgar Allan Poe, Emily Dickinson, F. Scott Fitzgerald and James Fenimore Cooper.
- January 27, 2015
Local writers take note: there’s never been a better opportunity to try your hand at play writing. Mendocino College is currently seeking short plays by local authors to be produced on campus this spring.
- December 12, 2014
Ukiah… Amid trays of turkey, gravy, mashed potatoes, pumpkin pie and a variety of other fixings were over 200 Mendocino College Students who received a free holiday meal on Tuesday, December 09, 2014 at Mendocino College.