Student Research and Awards

  • Jonah Plymire ‘16: has been commissioned to make a painting for Hanover Nighthawks football coach, Bill Reichart. Read the article here:
  • Elizabeth Faust ’15: has been commissioned to make a painting for the Veterans Affairs Office in Washington D.C.,
  • Julia Noack '14: had her photographs published in the 35th Annual College & High School Photography 2015 book. Her photographs were selected from over 17, 000 photography submissions from students around the world. 
  • Jerika Jordan '14: Central Pennsylvania Intercollegiate Art History Symposium (held April 5 at Juniata College), LAS, and presentation to the Full Board of Trustees, "Cataloging a Collection: The Stottlemyer Story" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Claire Wayman, ’13: LAS, Curatorial Capstone, “Leaving their Mark: Artists’ Views from the Overland Trail” (advisor: Jennifer Streb)
  • Meghan O'Connor '13: NCUR and LAS, "Weapons on the Wall: Rebellion and Revolution in Contemporary Street Art" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Elizabeth Sunde '13: LAS, "Shifting Between Opposites: Fashion's Construction of Androgyny." (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Elyse Williams '13: NCUR and LAS, "My Eyes Are Up Here: Female Artists and the Male Gaze" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Nick Brown '12: Selected for the KC Clay Guild Tea Bowl National at the Bruce R. Watkins Cultural Heritage Center, Kansas City, KS (June 10 - July 11, 2011) (advisor: Bethany Benson)
  • Alexandra Irrera '12: "Shadows Speak! Discussing Race through Fantasy in Kara Walker's Silhouettes." Paper presented at the joint conference of the Popular Culture and American Culture Associations, San Antonio, TX (April 2011) (advisor: Jennifer Streb)
  • Alexandra Irrera '12: Central PA Intercollegiate Symposium and LAS, "Art Sees Itself. Art Sees You: Contextualizing the Work of Useful Artists" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Naomi Bean '11: NCUR and LAS, "An Architect Ahead of Her Time: The Untold Story of Sarah Losh" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Corryn Kosik '11: NCUR and LAS, "Illusion and Reality: Fabricating the Imperial Images of Henry VIII and Louis, XIV" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Erica Strang '11: NCUR and LAS, "Practice Makes Perfect: A Look into the Preparatory Processes of Georges Seurat and Paul Signac" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Matt Wren ('10), Bridget Rieg ('11) and Kirsten Olson ('11) were all accepted to the Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts Pre-Session Work Week (May 28-June 3, 2011) (advisor: Bethany Benson)
  • Stephanie Meruelo '10: NCUR and LAS, "Prelude to the Postmodern:Imogen Cunningham's Inventive Portrayal of Form" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Elizabeth Snyder '09: NCUR and LAS, "Superstition and Satire: The Witchcraft Prints of Durer, Baldung Grien, and Goya" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Alex-Rae Campbell '09: LAS, "Mirror Mirror on the Wall, Who's the Most Clever Surrealist of All? Reflections on the Imagery of Rene Magritte and Dorothea Tanning" (advisor: Karen Rosell)
  • Erica Quinn ’10: “Predatory Imagery in the Poetry of Sylvia Plath"

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Faculty Research and Exhibitions