News & Events


Guna Nadarajan on Career Futures in Arts, Humanities, Tech for CNA

May 13, 2020 • Faculty News

Guna Nadarajan, Dean of the Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design, co-authored an article for CNA, a global news organization based in Singapore. In “Arts and humanities can set you up for life in post-coronavirus world,” Nadarajan and… Read More >

2020 Student Awards

May 7, 2020 • Student Announcements News, Undergraduate News

The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design is proud to announce the recipients of the 2020 Undergraduate Awards. All recipients participated in this year’s winter awards application, submitting work for faculty consideration. Thanks to the… Read More >

Allen Samuels Proposes Virtual Experiences for Pandemic Patients

May 5, 2020 • Faculty News

Allen Samuels, industrial designer and Stamps School Emeritus Professor and Dean, has designed a virtual experience for use in hospital settings. “During the COVID-19 pandemic, people are dying alone without the bedside comfort of their… Read More >

Annica Cuppetelli Receives 2020 Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize

May 1, 2020 • Faculty News

Recently, the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching (CRLT) announced that Annica Cuppetelli, artist and Lecturer II at the Stamps School, is a recipient of the 2020 Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize for her project, “Inspiring… Read More >

Allen Samuels Proposes New Field Hospital Equipment Design

April 27, 2020 • Faculty News

Allen Samuels, industrial designer and Stamps School Emeritus Professor and Dean, has designed a one patient, mobile, isolation and treatment unit for emergency field hospital settings. Samuels’ design proposal aims to streamline the… Read More >

David Turnley, Konrad Tenwolde, Featured in Detroit Free Press

April 27, 2020 • Faculty News

During the final months of the Winter 2020 semester, students in Professor David Turnley’s Documentary Photography course photographed their lives during the COVID-19 pandemic. Turnley created a video compilation of their efforts, revealing… Read More >

In Teaching Under Quarantine, Connection & Tangible Work Are Key

April 24, 2020 • Faculty News

Stamps Assistant Professor Kelly Murdoch-Kitt recently published a piece on the AIGA Design Educators Community with her longtime research partner Denielle Emans of Virginia Commonwealth University in Qatar. Titled “In Teaching Under… Read More >

Kimberly Callas’ Artwork Featured in Posthuman: New Media Art 2020

April 24, 2020 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

Stamps alumna Kimberly Callas’ (BFA ’95) recent 3D printed artwork is featured in the new book, “Posthuman: New Media Art 2020”.“Posthuman: New Media Art 2020” features 56 new media artists worldwide who participated in the CICA New Media… Read More >

Kim Karlsrud, Sally Clegg Featured in Hyperallergic

April 24, 2020 • Graduate News

Work by Kim Karlsrud (MFA ‘20) and Sally Clegg (MFA ‘20) was featured in Hyperallegic in an article about alternative projects taking shape in response to MFA Thesis exhibition cancellations due to the coronavirus pandemic. The article… Read More >

Carol Jacobsen on Domestic Violence in the Pandemic

April 24, 2020 • Faculty News

Carol Jacobsen, Stamps Professor and Director of the Michigan Women’s Clemency Project, was recently quoted in a Bridge article about the amplified impact of the coronavirus pandemic on victims of domestic violence. The article details… Read More >