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Department of Art and Design211 Claypool-YoungMorehead, KY 40351Phone: 606-783-2766Fax: 606-783-5048 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Many students and faculty participate each year in the
“Empty Bowls” project to benefit area sites providing food to those in
need. Read more about this national initiative
to fight hunger through the arts at http://www.emptybowls.net/
or contact the MSU coordinator, Seth Green, Assistant Professor of Art at 606-783-2787
Bluegrass Discovery Academy
Art education faculty and students share their time, skills
and creativity by teaching art to students enrolled in the Bluegrass Discovery
Academy, a Rowan County Alternative School.
To learn more about the BDA, visit their “Pictures
in Place” special narrative photography project or contact Jean Petsch,
Assistant Professor of Art Education at 606-783-2548 or email@example.com.
The Eastern Kentucky Arts Project
The Eastern Kentucky Arts Project affords students the
opportunity to help strengthen Eastern Kentucky communities by providing
information on the region’s arts-related resources. Students engage in a range of service learning
activities, such as interviewing regional artists, creating graphic design
materials for non-profits related to the arts, researching regional art
history, and designing and helping maintain the website (www.ekap.org) and Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/pages/Eastern-Kentucky-Arts-Project/262132520468968?ref=hl) For more information contact Joy Gritton,
Associate Professor of Art History at 783-2762 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Haldeman Community Center After School Program
Art and Design faculty and students collaborate with
colleagues in dance, theater, music, and honors to staff the Haldeman Community
Center After School Program, an enrichment initiative that helps strengthen
academic achievement and personal growth through the arts. To learn more, visit the HCC Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Haldeman-HC-Community-Center/101347296611270,
or contact Joy Gritton, associate professor of art history at 783-2762 or email@example.com.
Mount Sterling MSU Juried Art Student Exhibition
Art and Design faculty and students have collaborated for
fourteen years with the Montgomery County Council for the Arts to present the
Mt. Sterling MSU Juried Art Student Exhibition. Held in the Gateway
Center for the Arts Gallery, the exhibition features two and three-dimensional
art and design created by students at all class levels. Cay Lane, Executive Director of the MCCA says,
“This exhibit has evolved into a wonderful display of the talent of MSU Art
students and has consistently had one of our largest crowds.” For more information contact Associate
Professor Dongfeng Li at 783-2764 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Summer Arts Academy
Faculty also participate in the MSU Summer Arts Academy, a weeklong in-residence
opportunity for high school students experience music, theatre, dance, art and
design and creative writing instruction on campus. For more information on this program, see http://www.moreheadstate.edu/saa/
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