POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Connor Rowley, of Naugatuck, CT, performed in Walt Disney World, Orlando, Florida, with members of the Marist College Music Department. Rowley is a Marist College Sophomore.
Students performed their Americana-themed concert twice at Downtown Disney during the College's winter recess. For the first time, the College's band and singers performed together on the Disney stage. The Marist College Music Department has organized a trip to Disney World biannually for the past decade.
Marist is an independent comprehensive liberal arts college with an enrollment of 4,200 full-time undergraduate students. Founded in 1929, the College offers 43 major fields of undergraduate study and 12 graduate degree programs. Marist is included in the Princeton Review's 2012 guide to the top colleges and universities in the U.S., The Best 376 Colleges.
Marist is also ranked 13th out of 183 colleges and universities in the northern United States in U.S. News & World Report's 2012 "Best Colleges" guide and is listed by Kiplinger's Personal Finance as one of the best values in private colleges and universities. For more information visit www.marist.edu.