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Saxophone show helps audience ‘escape the grind’

J’Mari Hughes—Reporter On Saturday, May 4, the Lyman Center hosted “Sax to the Max,” an event featuring three saxophone players, Michael Lington, Paul Taylor and Vincent Ingala, as well as a backup band of guitars, drums and keyboards. “This was one of the best shows I’ve attended all year long,” said Estela Taylor Green of Syracuse, N.Y. “I loved all

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Sold out Segura show in Lyman attracts diverse audience

Hunter O. Lyle—Sports Editor & Max Vadakin—Contributor For the third time at the John Lyman Center, comedian Tom Segura captivated the audience, leaving them hysterically laughing throughout the entire show. For his “Take It Down Tour,” during which Segura also performed in San Francisco, California, Houston, Texas, and Washington D.C., the comedian’s team contacted the Lyman Center to see about

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New Haven Symphony Orchestra to host concert in Lyman

J’Mari Hughes—Reporter The New Haven Symphony Orchestra will be hosting a concert entitled “To Thee We Sing” in the Lyman auditorium on Thursday, April 4. The event, which begins at 7:30 p.m., marks the 80th anniversary of Marian Anderson’s performance at the Lincoln Memorial and as sophomore Jessica Maier said, will celebrate the perseverance of the human spirit and ability

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Panel of experts spoke on student mental health

Haljit Basuljevic—Reporter A televised forum entitled Student Mental Health: Crucial Conversations in the Lyman Center, featuring a panel of five experts, gave extensive knowledge about the nature of mental health awareness. In front of a largely-filled auditorium, local sports anchor and President of Finz Creative Programming Noah Finz moderated the discussion and asked a series of question based on each

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Contemporary jazz group nearly fills Lyman Center

Jessica Guerrucci—Reporter As a part of Southern’s Spring Jazz Series, The Rippingtons, featuring Russ Freeman, played at the Lyman Center on Saturday night. As part of a fourpart jazz series, The Rippingtons were the first to perform on March 23. The Rippingtons, a contemporary jazz group formed by Freeman, attracted a crowd that nearly filled the Lyman Center. “I started

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