first_imgSince the recent release of their album titled, Apparitions, Funk You has been hitting the road on a debut tour across the country. The band has been working for five years to get to this point, so to say they’re excited is an understatement. Starting in Augusta, GA reaching all the way to Colorado and hitting most everything in between, this tour is quite literally putting Funk You on the map.The tour features some great stops for the band along the way. Their first Denver play will be opening for The Motet’s side project, Juno What, at Cervantes. The band will also be performing a funky Phish after party with Dumpstaphunk at the Variety Playhouse on October 21st. They also end in the beautiful horsepens 40 in Steele, AL at the Cuko Rukko Music & Arts Festival.This year has already been special in many ways, and we’re excited to share some great moments at the band’s sold out Sweetwater 420 Fest after party and album release party at Aisle 5. Take an exclusive look at their original song titled “Funk You,” as well as their cover of Prince “1999”. Justin Hasting of Zoogma sat in on guitar for both of these songs. Check him out battling with Funk You’s guitarist, Evan Miller. Also joining Funk You is Amy Middleton Taylor of IRE and B Courtland Saxon on saxophone, both of whom appeared on the band’s new Apparitions album.Watch the two videos below! Funk You is really doing it right these days, so don’t miss them on tour in support of Apparitions. To check out the new album, head here. You can see the band’s full tour schedule, below.last_img read more

first_imgThis spring, alumni can vote for a new group of Harvard Overseers and Harvard Alumni Association (HAA) elected directors.Ballots will be mailed no later than April 1. Completed ballots must be received, at the indicated address, by 5 p.m. EDT on Tuesday, May 15, to be counted. All holders of Harvard degrees, except Corporation members and officers of instruction and government, are entitled to vote for Overseer candidates. The election for HAA directors is open to all Harvard degree holders.Candidates for Overseer may also be nominated by petition. Eligible voters may go to www.harvard.edu/board-election for more information. The deadline for all petitions is Feb. 1.The HAA Nominating Committee has proposed the following candidates in 2018:FOR OVERSEER:Geraldine Acuña-Sunshine ’92 cum laude, M.P.P. ’96President, Sunshine Care Foundation for Neurological Care and ResearchManila, Philippines and Boston, MassachusettsPhilip Hart Cullom M.B.A. ’88 with distinctionVice Admiral (retired), U.S. NavyGaithersburg, MarylandCatherine A. Gellert ’93 cum laudeDirector, Windcrest PartnersNew York, New YorkMeredith L. “Max” Hodges ’03 cum laude, M.B.A. ’10 with distinctionExecutive Director, Boston BalletBoston, MassachusettsMarilyn Holifield J.D. ’72Partner, Holland & Knight LLPMiami, FloridaJohn C. Lechleiter A.M. ’80, Ph.D. ’80Retired President, CEO, and Chairman, Eli Lilly and CompanyIndianapolis, IndianaDiego A. Rodriguez M.B.A. ’01Executive Vice President, Chief Product and Design Officer, Intuit Inc.Palo Alto, CaliforniaYvette Roubideaux ’85 cum laude, M.D. ’89, M.P.H. ’97Director, Policy Research Center, National Congress of American IndiansWashington, D.C.Candidates for Overseer may also be nominated by petition. Eligible voters may go to www.harvard.edu/board-election for more information. The deadline for all petitions was February 1. No individuals have qualified to run for Overseer as a petition candidate.FOR ELECTED DIRECTOR:Eric R. Calderon M.B.A. ’13President and CEO, L-K IndustriesHouston, TexasCollette Creppell ’82 cum laude, M.Arch. ’90 with distinctionUniversity Architect, Brown UniversityProvidence, Rhode Island and New Orleans, LouisianaSid Espinosa M.P.P. ’00Director of Philanthropy and Civic Engagement, MicrosoftPalo Alto, CaliforniaNatosha Reid Rice ’93 cum laude, J.D. ’97Associate General Counsel, Real Estate and Finance, Habitat for Humanity International; Associate Pastor, Historic Ebenezer Baptist ChurchAtlanta, GeorgiaKrishnan Namboodiri Subrahmanian ’03 magna cum laudeAttending Pediatrician, Hennepin County Medical Center and the University of Minnesota; Maternal Child Health Specialist, Partners in Health (COPE Program)Minneapolis, MinnesotaRita Pang ’96 cum laudeCo-Founder and Counsel, Bridgeway Prime Shop Fund Management LtdHong KongMatthew Temple ’86 cum laudeDirector, Alumni Career and Professional Development, Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern UniversityLos Angeles, CaliforniaBella T. Wong ’82, Ed.M. ’91Superintendent/Principal, Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High SchoolWeston, MassachusettsRashid Muhammed Yasin ’12 cum laudePh.D. Student, Vanderbilt UniversityNashville, Tennesseelast_img read more