Truman Week

Majors Welcome: Art + Design + Art History

Thursday, August 19, 2021
Join us in the University Art Gallery, Ophelia Parrish (OP) 1114
9:30—11:20 a.m.

9:30–9:50 – Refreshments & Welcome

Professor Aaron Fine, Chair, Art Department

9:50–10:20 – Introduction of Faculty & Word to the Wise

Assistant Professor Laura Bigger – Printmaking
Professor Rusty Nelson – Design

Some other names to know:

Dr. Heidi Cook – Gallery Director/Art History
Professor Matt Derezinski – Design
Assistant Professor Lindsey Dunnagan – Painting
Professor Priya Kambli – Photography
Assistant Professor Aaron Neeley – Design
Assistant Professor Eric Ordway – Ceramics
Assistant Professor Danielle Yakle – Fibers/Sculpture

Art Department Overview

Careers in Art

3 Distinctive Features
Majors in Art, Design, and Art History – BA, BFA, and Minors
Clubs, Internships and Employment Opportunities

First-Year Foundations Courses

Self & Society (Think, Make, Art) CRN 7155

ART101 Observational Drawing, ART 201 Design Software Process, ART 211 3-D Design, ART202 Figure Drawing

Transfer / AP Credit Students

Application for Substitution Forms Portfolio Review by faculty

What should I be enrolled in this fall and next semester?
Can I double major in art?
AP or Art Transfer credit – am I done with Foundations?
What else should I take during my first year?
Can I major and minor in art?

10:20-10:40 – Meet with Program Heads

Studio and Art History: University Art Gallery.   Design OP1224

10:40-11:20 – More Refreshments & Games – University Art Gallery

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