Kris Hitchcock performs at The Gate this past Friday as part of this year’s Autumn aLive. Kris Hitchcock is a country band and one of three different Michigan artists that performed on Friday.
Photo By: Tori Thomas | Photographer
Students who attended Autumn aLive had a dramatically different experience than students in years past.
Due to a miscommunication, funding was cut and Turn Up the Good now faces a similar situation.
Dan Cronk, coordinator of the music industry management program and MIMA adviser, said MIMA began the funding process in March. They initially asked the finance division of student government for $59,095.60 on March 7, according to Ferris senior music industry management major and MIMA booking agent Amanda Trigger. The request was scaled back to $44,248 as reported by the Torch in the April 24 issue. The request was moved to student government and passed by a 12 to 3 vote supporting the allocation. (more…)