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Creative Careers: Lyz Luidens (BFA ‘13)

February 23, 2016 • Living a Creative Life: Alumni Stories, Alumni

Just three years out of college, Stamps grad Lyz Luidens (BFA '13) is taking the world by storm. Read More >

Stamps Career Bootcamp

February 18, 2016 • Living a Creative Life: Alumni Stories, Alumni, Undergraduate Student

In an era when post-college job placement is critical, the legitimacy of creative pursuit can be unfairly called into question. What art and design student hasn't been subjected to a “starving artist” joke or two? And yet many economists have stated that we're… Read More >

Creative Careers: Sara Radin (BA ‘11)

February 18, 2016 • Living a Creative Life: Alumni Stories, Alumni, Undergraduate Student

Sara Radin (BA '11) sat down to answer questions about her career, work, and life after Stamps while preparing for the inagural Career Bootcamp. Read More >

Creative Careers: Shifra Whiteman (BFA ‘11)

February 18, 2016 • Living a Creative Life: Alumni Stories, Alumni, Undergraduate Student

Shifra Whiteman (BFA '11) took the time to answer questions about her career, work, and life after Stamps while preparing for the inagural Career Bootcamp. Read More >

Carolyn Gennari: Community Connections Through U-M Collections

February 10, 2016 • Cool Classes & Assignments, Graduate Student, MFA

Sometimes, the most beautiful discoveries contain a breathtaking element of surprise. Such is the case when one cracks open one of the many industrial-sized filing cabinets at the University of Michigan Herbarium. Read More >

DeVanté Coleman: Social Impact Challenge

February 9, 2016 • Making a Difference, Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

The U-M Center for Social Impact's annual Social Impact Challenge brings undergraduate students from a wide variety of disciplines together to strategically address a real-life challenge currently facing a Detroit-based organization. Read More >

Keefer Edwards: Keef Company

February 5, 2016 • Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

Stamps student Keefer Edwards (BFA '19) has a lot on his mind: in addition to typical freshman concerns like class schedules and homework, he's thinking about new product lines, retail outlets, and balance sheets. Read More >

2015 Undergraduate Student Exhibition Award Winners

February 3, 2016 • Student Voices, Undergraduate Student

The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design’s 2015 Undergraduate Juried Exhibition, featuring the exceptional works of our undergraduate students in art and design, was celebrated on Friday, December 4, 2015 with a reception in Slusser Gallery. Read More >

MDes Design Charette

February 2, 2016 • Making a Difference, Graduate Student, MDes

In September 2015, the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design at the University of Michigan launched the first year of their new MDes in Integrative Design program. Led by Associate Professor John Marshall, the two-year MDes program pairs a close-knit team of… Read More >

A Day at Groundhog Park

January 25, 2016 • Cool Classes & Assignments, Making a Difference, Undergraduate Student

It was unseasonably warm on Friday, December 11, 2015, as if Mother Nature herself were rooting for professor Joe Trumpey's Design/Build class to complete the build-out of a park in Detroit's Brightmoor neighborhood. Read More >