Haley Parsa, an undergraduate in Studio Art, received the 2016 Regents' Outstanding Student Awards in Arts and Humanities. Only two students have been selected across The University of Texas System. Both students will be recognized in May at the UT System Board of Regents' meeting.
College of Fine Arts News
Meet the three students—representing each of the college’s three academic units—who earned recognition during this spring’s graduation ceremony.
Megan Alrutz, assistant professor of applied theatre and community cultural engagement, was named a 2016 recipient of the Joe and Bettie Branson Ward Endowed Excellence Award.
Charles O. Anderson, head of the Dance program, sat down with Arts + Culture magazine to discuss his personal story in dance, life and art.
Students discuss their final projects from the fall course Extreme Costuming—taught by visiting professor Mariaelena Roqué.
The Design program launched wkrm design studio—an innovative, student-run design agency concept aimed at providing students the experience of working with clients in a realistic setting.
Senior Lecturer Ann Johns recreated her popular Art History course for the virtual classroom—increasing the number of students and utilizing campus resources.
An all-gender restroom opened on the second floor of the Doty Fine Arts Building as part of the college’s efforts to create a more inclusive culture.
Sonia Seeman, associate professor of ethnomusicology, received a Fulbright Scholar grant to conduct research in Turkey for a book project. She plans to write about music as a form of labor, and will explore the issue by focusing on three professional musician families.
California may seem like the typical spring break getaway, but for Studio Art senior Christina Curlee the trip was all business. Through a women-in-gaming scholarship program, the interdisciplinary artist visited San Francisco to attend the International Game Developers Association’s Game Developers Conference.