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Fort Lewis College Community Concert Hall

The drama, the passion of tango is coming to Concert Hall

By Ann Butler Neighbors Columnist At the end of October, I took a night off from the newsroom to go watch Las Migas, a group of young women from Spain who perform music inspired by flamenco and...

DATE: Nov. 19, 2016 | COLUMN: Neighbors

Neighbors: Jazz on the Hill boosts endowment for Concert Hall

by Ann Butler Neighbors columnist Attending Jazz on the Hill is one of my favorite things, because it’s my only chance to get on stage at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College. The...

DATE: Sept. 23, 2016 | COLUMN: Neighbors

Former Fort Lewis College President Joel Jones dies

Whether he was a mentor, a counselor or musing about life in poetry, former Fort Lewis College President Joel Jones was a memorable member of the Durango community. He died at his home just before...

DATE: July 14, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

Art piece to decorate Fort Lewis Community Concert Hall wall

Visitors arriving at the Community Concert Hall at Fort Lewis College have been greeted by a giant blank wall. But by the end of the summer, that wall will be blank no more. “Reflection,” a...

DATE: May 7, 2016 | CATEGORY: Local News

The Weekender

State Street Ballet bring ‘Carmen’ to town If it’s drama you’re after, you need look no further than the ballet “Carmen” – It’s got everything: Lust, love, law-breaking and ... murder. Oh, and...

DATE: March 17, 2016 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Los Lonely Boys highlight month at the Fort

March at the Fort is filled with guest artists and student art. The Art Gallery hosts Lara Stein Pardo, artist and cultural anthropologist and visiting assistant professor of Anthropology at U.C....

DATE: March 3, 2016 | COLUMN: View from the Fort

‘Save our Ballet Folklórico’

In a community where Hispanic roots are evident from place names – Durango, La Plata County, Florida Road, Ignacio – and the surnames of many families, Cinco de Mayo takes on added importance. For...

DATE: May 1, 2015 | CATEGORY: Local News

FLC men’s golf 8th at RMAC

The Fort Lewis College men’s golf team recorded a final-round 314 Tuesday to finish eighth in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Men’s Golf Championship at the Golf Club of Estrella in...

DATE: April 21, 2015 | CATEGORY: College Sports

Half-price Nutcracker tickets on Noel Night

Attending a performance of Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” ballet is a holiday tradition for many La Plata County families. And now, if you purchase tickets for the 7 p.m. Dec. 12 performance at the...

DATE: Dec. 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

Setting some goals

DATE: Aug. 21, 2014 | CATEGORY: Local News

FLC 2nd at cyclocross nationals

The rivalry grows.The Fort Lewis College cycling team extended its national rivalry last weekend with cycling powers Marian University of Indiana and Lees-McRae College of North Carolina at the USA...

DATE: Jan. 12, 2013 | CATEGORY: College Sports