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Fall 2017 Dean’s List

January 22, 2018 • Undergraduate News

The Stamps School of Art & Design recognizes the academic excellence of its undergraduate majors at the end of each semester through its Dean’s List. Read More >

Tarik Dobbs Wins Hopwood Award

January 12, 2018 • Undergraduate News

In the 2017 Fall Term Hopwood Contest, Stamps student Tarik Dobbs won a Roy W. Cowden Memorial Fellowship in the amount of $2,000 for his poem sequence “Men from Mankind Who Sought Refuge in Men from the Jinn.” His series explores a reconciliation of identity: what it means to be queer, Arab, and Muslim in the post-9/1 Read More >

Maite Iribarren Awarded Moldwin Prize Residency

January 12, 2018 • Undergraduate News

Stamps student Maite Iribarren has been awarded the Winter 2018 Moldwin Prize Residency. Read More >

Sara Kenward: Social Justice Comics Contest

December 21, 2017 • Undergraduate News

Stamps student Sara Kenward (BFA ‘21) was recently announced as the third prize winner for the Conflict and Peace Initiative’s Social Justice Comics Contest (15-18 age group). Read More >

Maite Iribarren Presents Installation at RAW Pop Up Show During Art Basel

December 7, 2017 • Undergraduate News

From December 6-9, Maite Iribarren, a junior undergraduate student in both STAMPS and the College of Engineering, will present the installation Environmental Appropriation 2 as part of the RAW Pop Up Show with the Young Artist Initiative during Miami Art Week. Read More >

Drawing Conclusions: Stamps First Year Students Tackle Climate Change

October 25, 2017 • Undergraduate News

Stamps students in Cathy VanVoorhis’ Drawing II course are shining a spotlight on the effects of climate change. During the Winter 2017 term, the students conducted research on the effects of climate change, including viewing the award-winning 2016 documentary Before the Flood Read More >

Jordyn Fishman: ArtPrize 9 at the Grand Rapids Art Museum

September 19, 2017 • Undergraduate News

Penny Stamps School of Art & Design junior Jordyn Fishman will be exhibiting her work, Income Inequality, Imagine, at the Grand Rapids Art Museum in ArtPrize 9.  The exhibition is on display from September 13 - October 15, 2017. Read More >

Maize Collective: Cookout/First Mass Meeting

September 17, 2017 • Undergraduate News

Maize Collective, an inclusive music organization that merges industry education and community building into one experience, is having a mass meeting and cookout on Saturday, September 23. Read More >

Katie Spak Receives Design Excellence Award at DIS Summer 2017

August 29, 2017 • Undergraduate News

Katie Spak, a rising junior at Stamps, has been recognized with a Design Excellence award for her work in graphic design at DIS Summer 2017. Read More >