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Silver Lake College Announces 2013-2014 Men’s Basketball Schedule

Posted by on 19 August 2013

The Silver Lake College Men’s Basketball Program announced its schedule for the 2013-2014 season, and it includes their first ever regular season game against an NCAA D-II opponent. On Tuesday, November 19th the Lakers will travel to Lake Superior State University in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. The schedule has the Lakers traveling to Viterbo for an early season tournament and possible match up with defending NAIA D-II national champion, Cardinal Stritch University. The Lakers will also play a game at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee on Wednesday, November 6th against Calumet College of St. Joseph out of Indiana. The Lakers open their home regular season on Saturday afternoon November 2nd against Viterbo University. 

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Silver Lake College Graduate Business Director Co-Authors Best-Selling Book, The Ultimate Success Guide

Posted by on 1 August 2013

Alonzo Kelly, Director of Graduate Business for Silver Lake College of the Holy Family, in a recent collaboration with business development expert and best-selling author Brian Tracy, co-wrote the book, The Ultimate Success Guide: The World’s Leading Experts Reveal Their Secrets for Success in Business and in Life. The book was released on May 30, 2013 by CelebrityPress, a leading business book publisher, and quickly reached best-seller status in five categories – reaching as high as #2 in the Direct Marketing category. The book also reached best-seller status in the Entrepreneurship, Marketing, Marketing and Sales, and ‘Small Business and Entrepreneurship’ categories.

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Silver Lake College Awards Largest Number of Graduate Kodály Certificates in Program History

Posted by on 1 August 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family recently celebrated its 40th year of Kodály Summer Music Programs, with students participating in a three-week intensive program each of the last forty summers. Music educators from across the country as well as international students come to Silver Lake College seeking either a graduate Certificate in the Kodály method, or a Master of Music Degree with emphasis in the Kodály method, or taking courses for professional development. On July 3rd, fifteen Kodály Certificates were awarded to students who completed the required eighteen graduate credits, the largest graduating class in program history. July 2013 graduates were Amie Beeman of Odenton, Maryland; Audrie Burk of Naperville, Illinois; Rebeckah Cavanaugh of Oconomowoc, Wisconsin; Cheryl Coisman of New Franken, Wisconsin; Naomi Fritz of Watertown, Wisconsin; Melanie Gritters of Lakewood, New York; Gail Grundstrom of Jamestown, New York; Amy Kilpatrick of Milwaukee, Wisconsin; Robert Kramer of Greenville, Wisconsin; Len Langrick of Baltimore, Maryland; Kari Longmire of Green Bay, Wisconsin; Amy Redeker of Waupun, Wisconsin; Carol Swinchoski of West Belmar, New Jersey; Sister Martina VanVu of Houston, Texas; and Jennifer Zimmerman of Dubuque, Iowa.

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Silver Lake College Piano Professor Records with Wisconsin Public Radio, Now Offers Group Piano Classes

Posted by on 17 July 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is delighted to announce the release of Dr. Diana Shapiro’s new CD, recorded live at Sunday Afternoon from the Chanzen, with Wisconsin Public Radio. She and piano partner Dr. Stanislava Varshavski performed compositions by Stravinsky, Brahms and Reger, one piano, four hands. Dr. Shapiro joined the faculty of Silver Lake College as Assistant Professor of Piano in fall 2012, and is pleased to offer group piano classes to the public in the fall, spring and summer. Details are available at Dr. Shapiro is excited to be able to expand on the College’s community music programming. “We believe very strongly that everyone has a right to music," she shares.

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College Career Night Open House for Adult Students

Posted by on 27 June 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family will host a College Career Night Open House for adult students interested in learning about completing a bachelor’s degree or pursuing a graduate program. Please join us on Tuesday, July 9 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm at the Generose Enrichment Center at Silver Lake College, 2406 South Alverno Road in Manitowoc. Meet representatives from the Office of Admissions to discuss transferring credits, and learn how to empower your future educational and career goals. “Bring your unofficial transcript or other educational records of prior learning, and begin exploring a world of new opportunities," says Cindy St. John, Director of Admissions for the Adult Market.

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Silver Lake College Response to Teacher Education Ratings by NCTQ

Posted by on 20 June 2013

On June 18 the U.S. News & World Report released a report authored by the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) that evaluated and ranked teacher education programs in the United States. Silver Lake College is responding to the report as a service to our College Community, other higher education institutions, policy makers, and the general public. Please read the response here.

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Silver Lake College Offers Camp Explore For 3rd-8th Graders July 28 – August 2

Posted by on 11 June 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family invites kids who will be entering grades 3-8 to join us for a week of adventure at Camp Explore, a college exploration and Liberal Arts summer camp, July 29 through August 2.

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Silver Lake College Presents Amanda Dumovich Senior Music Recital (Alto Saxophone) Sunday May 26, 3 pm

Posted by on 20 May 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is delighted to host the Senior Music Recital for Miss Amanda Dumovich on Sunday, May 26, at 3:00 pm in the College Chapel, 2406 South Alverno Road, Manitowoc. The concert is an instrumental performance (alto saxophone with accompaniment), and is open to the public at no charge.

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Silver Lake College Welcomes New Men’s Basketball Coach

Posted by on 9 May 2013

Silver Lake College of the Holy Family is pleased to announce that Philip Budervic will join our Athletic Department as Head Men’s Basketball Coach. In addition to coaching, Phil will continue in his current role as Coordinator of Athlete Recruiting and Admissions Counselor.

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Silver Lake College Graduate Honors Those Who Supported Her by Giving Back To Community

Posted by on 8 May 2013

Newly minted Silver Lake College Alumna Amanda Thuss delivered the Response of the Graduates at the College’s 75th Commencement on Saturday, May 4th at the Holiday Inn Manitowoc. She had been planning a graduation party for that evening, but after hearing about a local college student who is homeless, she was inspired to turn the party into much more than a commencement celebration.

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