The Equine History Collective and W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Library look forward to welcoming attendees to the second annual Equine History Conference at Cal Poly Pomona in just over a month! Last year’s conference was a lot of fun, featuring not only fantastic papers and conversation, but also Cal Poly Pomona’s very own student mariachi ensemble, Mariachi Los Broncos. We’ve put together this album from least year, showing some of the speakers and activities: https://photos.app.goo.gl/6SVPnGbquaEwVVyF8.
As a reminder, registration for EHC 2019 ends October 30; if you want to pre-order a shirt or tote, please let us know by October 24 to ensure delivery at the conference! We’ll soon be previewing the paper abstracts for this year’s conference, so stay tuned!
Read EHC President Kat Boniface’s brief recap: This past weekend, seventy people from six countries gathered at CalPoly Pomona– once the site of the Kellogg Arabian Horse Ranch and the Pomona Quartermaster Remount Depot– to discuss “why equine history matters.” It was a spectacular weekend, with twenty-six papers on horses, mules, donkeys, and the occasional […]
Mariachi Los Broncos was one of the first college mariachi groups in the United States. After a two-decade hiatus, a new generation of Mariachi Los Broncos de Pomona took the stage in January 2016 under the direction of ethnomusicologist Dr. Jessie M. Vallejo. Mariachi Los Broncos de Pomona is Cal Poly Pomona’s premiere mariachi ensemble. The ensemble studies a variety of Mexican musical genres (e.g., son jalisciense, ranchera, corrido, bolero ranchero, huapango, etc.). They will serenade us Friday during lunch
Our business meeting will be Sunday December 2, 2018 at 9 a.m. at the W.K. Kellogg Arabian Horse Center, as part of the Equine History 2018 conference. Please find the agenda here. Ideas and visions of the future of EHC are invited and welcome from members and the interested public.
In the final weeks up to #EqHist2018, we are running a series of posts to highlight our fabulous sponsors. Today we’re looking at Exhibitor Labs. They generously donated a bottle each of Quic Silver and Quic Braid to our silent auction.
In the final weeks up to #EqHist2018, we are running a series of posts to highlight our fabulous sponsors. Today we’re looking at Cowboy Magic. They have generously donated a detangler and greenspot remover– key items in most groomers’ kits– to our silent auction.