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Indy Arts Calendar 5/10/13 and on

Friday, May 10 Sawdust Art Festival Classes: 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. www.sawdustartfestival.org/studioartclasses  949-494-3030. Also 5/11. Party Foul, 9 p.m., Mozambique, 1740 Coast Hwy. www.mozambiqueoc.com  949-715-7777 Michael Dena, 8:30 p.m., Hotel Laguna, 425 S. Coast Hwy....

Soka Earns Top Ranking

  Aliso Viejo’s Soka University tied for 49th in the national liberal arts college rankings and was ranked first in faculty resources and foreign student factor, according to the US News and World Report’s latest rankings. Soka was second in ethnic diversity (without...

Art Seen

Laguna’s Wildlands Showcased at Soka   Work by Laguna Beach landscape-nature photographer and UC professor Ron Chilcote is featured in an exhibit that opened this week at Aliso Viejo’s Soka University.   The exhibit in Founders Hall titled “The Laguna Wilderness” and...

Class Notes

Treating Others With a Costume Drive and Halloween Haunts

Potential Freshman Welcomed at Soka

Soka University will host Lions Roar: A Student Campus Day for junior and senior high school students from 9 am – 2 pm on Saturday, Oct. 22 and Nov. 12.   Reservations can be made at www.soka.edu/lionsroar . Students are welcome to bring two guests to the event, which will...

Curtain Rises on a New Stage

Two years after breaking ground, Soka University will at last show off its new performing arts center, beginning with an inaugural concert Saturday, Sept. 17, by the Pacific Symphony, usually at home in the Henry and Renee Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa. The program...

Art Seen

Young Printmaker Captures NY’s Grandeur Irvine’s alternative arts space 680 Roosevelt presents cityscapes of 23-year-old Laguna Beach printmaker Lindsay Buchman in her first solo exhibit “Metropolitan Impressions,” which opened last week. Buchman’s weathered, grimy-feeling...