Spring-Summer Student News

Events in February 2013:

New Orleans Museum of Art
Isabel Gray, Abed Haddad, and Andie Partridge on Field Trip to New Orleans Museum of Art with Dr. Elise Smith’s Baroque Art and World Art courses.

Claire Aime and Suzanne Glemot had works accepted into this year’s Mississippi Collegiate Art Competition which was on display at the Mississippi Arts Center in Jackson. Suzanne earned the Juror¹s Award of Excellence for her print at this highly competitive exhibition. The exhibit is open to all four-year college and university undergraduates and graduates in Mississippi. This year’s juror was Associate Professor of Printmaking Sarah Marshall from the University of Alabama.

Events in March 2013:

Baroque Art Students
Madeleine Calcote in the Baroque Art class, working on a Community Engaged Learning project at the Mississippi Museum of Art.
Baroque Art Students
Baroque Art students at the Mississippi Museum of Art: Erin Sanders, Madeleine Calcote, Lauren Barattini, Cheryl Cole, and Amelia Woolard.

Congratulations to Kara Sowell, Liz Allen, Kelsey Smith and Kelsey Steen, who were inducted into the Kappa Pi Art Honorary.

Events in April 2013:

Congratulations to this year’s Awards Day winners!

Suzanne Glemot – William D. Rowell Memorial Art Award
Megan Starke – Art History Paper Award (for her paper entitled “Albrecht Durer: Self-Portrait of 1500 and the Imitation of Christ”)

Events in July 2013:

Megan Starke
Megan Starke (Art History major, Museum Studies concentration) working on a museum internship in ceramics collections: processing artifacts at the Kiuic lab in the Yucatan.

Megan and Betsy
Megan (L) working on sherds at Kiuic.

Megan Starke
Megan (R) and other students at Kiuic.

Megan at a cemetery
Megan assisting with historic cemetery project.

Emily with snake
Emily Simmons (double major Studio Art and Art History, Museum Studies concentration) at her museum internship at the Mississippi Museum of Natural Science.

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