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Tegtmeyer Publishes Book Promoting Collaboration in Design Education

Thursday, February 11, 2021
Photo of spartan statue on a winter day.

Rebecca Tegtmeyer, Associate Professor of Graphic Design, recently published a book she co-wrote, titled Collaboration in Design Education, with Marty Maxwell Lane. The idea for the book came while Tegtmeyer…

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MSU Museum Curator, MacDowell, Honored by American Folklore Society

Friday, January 29, 2021
Quilts

The American Folklore Society (AFS), the country’s professional society for folklorists, has announced that Professor Marsha MacDowell of Michigan State University is the 2020 recipient of the Society’s…

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Digitizing Discoveries: Classical Studies Professor To Lead Legacy Dig In Ancient Greece

Wednesday, December 9, 2020

Jon Frey first encountered archaeology at the site of Isthmia in Greece in 1993 as a study abroad student. He has since returned almost every year to the same…

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Critical Race Studies Artist-In-Residence To Reimagine Spartan Statue

Tuesday, November 24, 2020
spartan statue

As the 2020-2021 College of Arts & Letters’ Artist-in-Residence of Critical Race Studies, Young Joon Kwak is using multidisciplinary artistry to examine MSU’s Sparty statue in order to understand its…

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Brown Wins Grand Prize at Japan Media Arts Festival

Monday, June 22, 2020
Photo of Adam Brownhead working with a chemical in flask

Adam Brown, Associate Professor in the Department of Art, Art History, and Design, won the Grand Prize in the Arts Division at the Japan Media Arts Festival for…

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Fine Arts Exhibition Accessible Online

Wednesday, April 1, 2020
MSU Broad new exhibition spotlights conceptualism in Latin America

As the culmination of a three-year program through the Department of Art, Art History and Design, Master of Fine Arts candidates traditionally have their work displayed at the…

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ATD Student gets Backstage Look at New York Fashion Week

Friday, February 28, 2020
Yarn and MSU farbic

India Johnson, Apparel and Textile Design major, recently got to experience two New York Fashion Week, or NYFW, runway shows and was given backstage tours as part of…

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Faculty Produced Album Spreads Awareness about Homelessness

Wednesday, January 8, 2020
Black and white graphic with MI Homeless Voice in the middle and doodles around the title.

In an effort to reduce the social stigma surrounding homelessness and to raise awareness about housing instability, a collection of spoken-word stories about homelessness set to original music…

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MFA Exhibition Features Work of 5 MSU Artists

Friday, March 22, 2019

As the culmination of a three-year program through the Department of Art, Art History and Design, Master of Fine Arts, or MFA, candidates will have their work displayed at…

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Glendinning Returns to South Africa as a Fulbright Scholar

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Glendinning Returns to South Africa as a Fulbright Scholar

Twenty years after he first traveled to South Africa, Peter Glendinning, Professor in the Department of Art, Art History, and Design, has returned as a Fulbright Scholar to…

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