Welcome alumni! 

Our alumni are an important part of the College of Fine Arts community. Please stay in touch by updating your contact information and sending us your news. Check out what your fellow alums are up to in our Alumni Spotlight section. If you're nearby, stop by to say hello, and while you're here, support current students by coming to one of their many performances, exhibitions and events

You can learn more about departmental activities by visiting their Alumni websites:


Feature Stories

Butler Alum Shines on Mother Falcon’s National Tour

Thursday, November 19, 2015
Mother Falcon photo by LeAnne Mueller

Music alumna Diana Burgess joined Mother Falcon before graduating high school. Now fresh out of The University of Texas at Austin, the cellist is on tour with the indie-pop band to promote the release of their third album Good Luck Have Fun.

Be a part of the 2015 Strategic National Arts Alumni Project

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Now online: the 2015 Strategic National Arts Alumni Project (SNAAP) survey! Help us understand how your education shaped your experience and how you've used what you learned - both in your work and in your life. Your feedback will help shape programs for students at the College of Fine Arts, the University of Texas at Austin, and arts education nationwide.

Alumni Spotlight

Rachel Charbel Joins Cincinnati Symphony, Northern Kentucky University Faculty

Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Rachel Charbel recently won a full-time position as a violin II with the Cincinnati Symphony and also joined the faculty at the Northern Kentucky University School of the Arts. Both positions began in fall 2015. She also plays with the ProMusica Chamber Orchestra and Concert:Nova ensembles as a guest artist.

Alan Guckian named semifinalist for Grammy Educator Award

Friday, November 6, 2015   |  KVUE
Photo by KVUE
Alan Guckian (B.M., Music Studies, 2001), band director at Eastside Memorial High School in East Austin, is one of 25 finalists for the Grammy Music Educator Award, beating out 4,500 other nominees.

Nick Doshier joins Austin Independent School District

Thursday, November 5, 2015
Nick Doshier (B.M., Music Studies, 2015) teaches in the Austin Independent School District, splitting his time between Mendez Middle School and Travis High School.