Thanksgiving message on gratitude from the Dean of Undergraduate Studies image
Thanksgiving message on gratitude from the Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Photo: Annabelle Collette ’22
Join us at Halo on Thursday, December 1 for Mainstay X MECA&D Holiday edition for sales and celebrations! image
Join us at Halo on Thursday, December 1 for Mainstay X MECA&D Holiday edition for sales and celebrations!
Images: Liza Sperry '07 of Sperry General Store (left), Josh Brill '00 of Lumadessa (top middle), Eric Drzewianowski '04 of dski design (bottom middle), and Emma Lucille McCabe '15 (right)
Giving Tuesday is coming up on November 29! image
Giving Tuesday is coming up on November 29!
"The scholarship I received validated my potential as much as provided me with much needed financial support... You will make an impact with your contribution.” – Connie Hayes ’80 | Image: Connie Hayes ’80, Art Supplies #8, oil on canvas, 12” x 12”, 2017.
Prof. Margo Halverson underscores the importance of play at 2022 AIGA Re-Connect image
Prof. Margo Halverson underscores the importance of play at 2022 AIGA Re-Connect
Halverson was also interviewed on the AIGA conference mainstage by Design Matters host Debbie Millman.
Two student pop-up shops planned for December image
Two student pop-up shops planned for December
Photo: Annabelle Collette '22
Thanksgiving message on gratitude from the Dean of Undergraduate Studies
Photo: Annabelle Collette ’22
Join us at Halo on Thursday, December 1 for Mainstay X MECA&D Holiday edition for sales and celebrations!
Images: Liza Sperry '07 of Sperry General Store (left), Josh Brill '00 of Lumadessa (top middle), Eric Drzewianowski '04 of dski design (bottom middle), and Emma Lucille McCabe '15 (right)
Giving Tuesday is coming up on November 29!
"The scholarship I received validated my potential as much as provided me with much needed financial support... You will make an impact with your contribution.” – Connie Hayes ’80 | Image: Connie Hayes ’80, Art Supplies #8, oil on canvas, 12” x 12”, 2017.
Prof. Margo Halverson underscores the importance of play at 2022 AIGA Re-Connect
Halverson was also interviewed on the AIGA conference mainstage by Design Matters host Debbie Millman.
Two student pop-up shops planned for December
Photo: Annabelle Collette '22

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