Professor performs in multiple symphony orchestras, creates a children’s magic show

Mike Folker, a music professor at the college, is a very busy guy. He is balancing teaching at both COD and Wheaton College, performing as a percussionist in the Joffrey Ballet, and performing his “Magic of Music” show. Folker started doing magic as a kid but “when I moved to Chicago, I studied with a … Continue reading Professor performs in multiple symphony orchestras, creates a children’s magic show

Students working hard to get ready for a week of performances of “The Nerd”

A new play is opening October 18  at the college in the K Building Theater. It is a farce called “The Nerd” which was written by playwright Larry Shue, from Glen Ellyn.            Connie Canaday Howard, the director, says the story is “basically about friendship” and the “lengths one will go to to help a … Continue reading Students working hard to get ready for a week of performances of “The Nerd”