News & Events


Cathy Van Voorhis, Artist in Residence at U-M Biological Station

April 30, 2019 • Faculty News

Cathy Van Voorhis, a landscape painter and lecturer at Stamps School of Art and Design, and U-M alum Karl Ronneburg, a New York-based composer, percussionist, and multimedia/performance artist, will be summer 2019 artists in residence at… Read More >

Stamps School Co-Organizes 2019 Ewha International Design Conference

April 30, 2019 • Faculty News, Stamps News

The Penny W. Stamps School of Art & Design is proud to announce the Ewha International Design Conference: Future Direction of Design Education, May 7-8, 2019 at Ewha Womans University in Seoul, South Korea.Featuring talks by Stamps School… Read More >

Ron Eglash, Dr. Jane Prophet at a2ru Town Hall

April 30, 2019 • Faculty News

On Tuesday, May 28 from 9 am-3:30 pm in the Michigan League Ballroom on the University of Michigan campus, faculty from all academic disciplines will come together at a Town Hall to learn more about best practices for arts integration into… Read More >

Valencia Robin Grice Featured in New York Times

April 29, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Graduate News

Stamps alum Valencia Robin Grice (MFA ‘08), who goes by the pen name Valencia Robin, was recently featured in the New York Times for the publication of her book of poetry, Ridiculous Light: Poems. Her work was featured in the New &... Read More >

Ron Eglash Receives Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award

April 29, 2019 • Faculty News

On Monday, April 29, six University of Michigan faculty members received 2019 Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Awards from the Office of the Provost, including Ron Eglash, professor at the School of Information and the Penny W. Stamps… Read More >

Stephanie Tharp Receives 2019 Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize

April 26, 2019 • Faculty News

Five faculty projects from across the University of Michigan campus have been honored with the 11th annual Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prize for their innovative approaches to improving student learning, including Stamps professor… Read More >

Winter 2019 IPD Trade Show Winner Announced

April 25, 2019 • Stamps News, Undergraduate News

The 2019 Integrated Product Development (IPD) competition challenged students to design a product suitable for use by pre-adolescent children, incorporating the use of active technology, to improve health maintenance and outcomes. Can a… Read More >

Ali Shapiro Receives Honored Instructor Award

April 25, 2019 • Faculty News

Stamps Writing Program Lecturer Ali Shapiro received an Honored Instructor Award from University of Michigan Housing. This award recognizes instructors who have had a positive impact on their students’ lives and academic careers…. Read More >

Omar Sosa-Tzec Speaks at Graphic Design Conference

April 22, 2019 • Faculty News

Assistant Professor Omar Sosa-Tzec was invited to speak about delightful interfaces at Contraste Colectivo, the 3rd International Conference on Graphic Design organized by the School of Architecture, Design, and Urbanism of the Autonomous… Read More >

Helen Gotlib: Secret Beaches Exhibition

April 22, 2019 • Alumni News, Alumni - Undergraduate News

New mixed media and printmaking works by Helen Gotlib (BFA ‘03) will be on display in Gotlib’s feature show Secret Beaches at WSG Gallery.WSG GalleryExhibition: April 30-June 8Opening Reception: May 3, 7-9PM306 S. Main StreetAnn… Read More >