MUED ConvocationsTwice each semester the Music Education students assemble to hear outstanding speakers in the field of music education. Attendance at these convocations is required of all Music Education Majors.
Monday, August 31 - 6:15-8:30pm (Meadows): Dr. Stephen Gusukuma - Lecturer in Choral Music, Baylor University; Joy Vee Davis Lecture Series
Monday, October 12th - 6:15-8:30pm (Roxy Grove): Groove for Thought - Vocal Ensemble; Lyceum Artist Series
Monday, February 1 - 6:15-7:15pm (Meadows): Dr. Keith Dye - President, Texas Educators Association; Joy Vee Davis Lecture Series
Monday, March 21 - 6:15-7:15pm (Meadows): Mr. Tom Waggoner - President, Center for Educator Development in Fine Arts; Joy Vee Davis Lecture Series
Guests sponsored by the Joy Vee Davis Music Education fund and the Baylor Lyceum Series.
Food provided by Double Dave's
Past speakers and topics have included:
Mr. Matt Stott - 2010 Baylor Music Education Award Recipient
Dr. Joe Parisi - Univ. of Missori/Kansas City Conservatory
Dr. Russell Robinson - Univ. of Florida
Mr. Ross Boothman - TMEA President
Mrs. Florence Scattergood - 2009 Baylor Music Education Alumni Award Recipient
"Dr. Tim" Lautzenheiser - Lyceum Series Artist - Ball State University
Dr. Michael Allen - Florida State University, "Masterful Teaching: A Plan for Personal Growth"
Ms. Denise Eaton - TMEA President
Dr. Jeffery Ames - BU School of Music, "Music Education"
Dr. Eldon Barrett - BU School of Education, "Classroom Management Techniques"
Mr. Robert Floyd - TMEA, "Professional Organizations and TMEA Convention Overview"
Dr. Robert Duke - Univ. of Texas, "The Mozart Effect"
Mr. Alex Parker - Dir., BU Jazz Program, "What to Expect"
Dr. Judy Bowers - Florida State Univ., "Direct Instruction"
Dr. Robert Gillespie - The Ohio State Univ., "What Research Tells Us"
Mr. Frank Coachman - TMEA - "Current Legislation and its Effect on Music Education"