Art Major and Alumni News

27 05 2010

Alumni Accepted to Graduate Programs for Fall 2010

Amy Dykstra ’09 – Oregon College of Art & Craft, Post Baccalaureate, Ceramics

Andrea Nordstrom ’09 – SCAD (Savannah College of Art & Design), MFA, Graphic Design

Semay Johnston ’06 – University of Illinois at Chicago, MS, Biomedical Visualization

Kelly Jones ’06 – SAIC (School of the Art Institute of Chicago), MFA, Photography

Heather Nelson ’10 – Denver Theological Seminary

Stephen Monkemeier ’10 – Accepted to NYCAMS for Post Baccalaureate work

Megan Schvaneveldt Frank ’00 –   MFA, Photography, Northwestern University.

Elicia Castle ’06 – MFA, Photography, Hunter College (NY, NY Spring 2011)

Other Alumni Accomplishments

Matt Drissell exhibited his work at Dordt College.

Rachel Johnson was awarded the sole, annual, one-year scholarship from the Metropolitan Museum of Art to do a year of research in European Museums.

Kaia Magnusen was awarded the position as the curatorial assistant at the Morse Center for Graphic Arts at Rutgers’ Zimmerli Museum.  This fall she will be teaching as an adjunct at Middlesex County College in New Jersey, and as a TA at Hunter College in NYC.

Current Student Internships

Cora Mills – With the Fort Wayne Museum of Art as a Interdisciplinary Intern.

Emma Saperstein – With the artist, Titus Kaphar in New Haven, CT and New York City, NY as a studio assistant.

Luke Ross will be employed at Parker Masterpiece Studio specializing in art conservation and restoration.

Luke Partain will intern at Kids Alive Orphanage in the Dominican Republic.  He will paint a large mural and be involved with child care.




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