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Makers Respond: Jane Prophet and Rebekah Modrak Launch Artists and Allies

April 21, 2020

Jane Prophet and Rebekah Modrak organize to create needed PPE for Detroit's front-line workers. Read More >

Witnessing History: 2020 Roman J. Witt Resident Courtney McClellan Reflects

April 13, 2020

2020 Roman J. Witt Resident Courtney McClellan reflects on her performance-activated installation at UMMA. Read More >

Class of 2020 Spotlight: Ashley Moon (MDes ‘20)

March 15, 2020

Ashley Moon's (MDes '20) thesis project empowers high school students to speak out on the issues they care about. Read More >

Class of 2020 Spotlight: Jennifer Low (MDes ‘20)

March 15, 2020

Jennifer Low's (MDes '20) thesis project focuses on the displacement caused by gentrification and the physical city as a place of learning. Read More >

Class of 2020 Spotlight: Megan Freund (MDes ‘20)

March 15, 2020

Megan Freund's (MDes '20) thesis project helps teachers incorporate social justice lessons in the classroom through play. Read More >

Class of 2020 Spotlight: Colleen Clark (MDes ‘20)

March 15, 2020

Colleen Clark's (MDes '20) thesis work aims to close experience gaps and lower turnover rates for K-12 teachers. Read More >

Class of 2020 Spotlight: Gowri Balasubramaniam (MDes ‘20)

March 15, 2020

Gowri Balasubramaniam's (MDes '20) thesis research helps high school students connect history lessons to the present and imagine their own futures. Read More >

Yen and Nick Azzaro Propose Interactive, Experimental Art Museum with Youth in Ypsilanti

December 23, 2019

Stamps alums Yen and Nick Azzaro raise funds to create a micro-museum of experimental art for Ypsilanti students. Read More >

A Beacon to Connect: Red Crossing Premieres in Prague

July 18, 2019

Roland Graf, Nick Tobier, and Jennifer Low (MDes '20) team up to launch Red Crossing at the Prague Quadrennial. Read More >

“This is Michigan” Campaign Features Anne Mondro’s Memory, Aging & Expressive Arts

June 19, 2019

Anne Mondro's work with people living with memory loss is featured in U-M's “This is Michigan” campaign. Read More >