Weekly Announcements for 4/27

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Bryon Caldwell Event – Register by THIS Wednesday at noon!

To register, email Jenni Williams.


Foundation (4/30) & Concentration Reviews (5/1)

Please see the blog for further information about reviews. You will find links with examples, downloadable templates and instructional videos embedded in the instructions for reviews.


You will check in at the Art office and Arlene will direct you to your review location.

INTD/ARCH students you reviews will all be in DM 201

Instagram Competition

Thank you to everyone who has entered our Instagram competitions!  It has been invaluable exposure getting your work out before well known successful alumni currently working in your field. Look for more in the Fall.

Study Abroad

We just had our first Study Abroad 2016 interest meeting and it went great! Here are a few important links if you are interested in learning more about this trip.

Get On Our Interest Mailing List! :: Find out about future meetings and events.

I Am Ready To Apply!


Student Show (April 24, 2015)

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Congratulations to all those who got work into the Student Show! We love seeing all the work students have produced in the past year! All the photos from the show can be seen on A&D Flickr account.




7th Instagram Competition Winners!

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The winner of our 7th Instagram competition is Jesse Ray with her interactive portfolio design! Check out the A&D Instagram account to watch the full video! Stay tuned for the runner-up!


Bryon Caldwell Guest Lecture – April 30th

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We will be hosting Bryon Caldwell on campus on April 30th for a lunch-time presentation/discussion on careers and life in the animation industry. The deadline to register is this Wednesday at noon! To register, email Jenni Williams.

Bryon is a senior 3D animator for Framestore Visual Effects and Animation Studio in Montreal, Canada. Bryon has worked on feature films such as Disney’s A Christmas Carol, Green Lantern, and the award-winning, Gravity.

Weekly Announcements 4/20

0 Commentsby   |  04.22.15  |  Art & Design Chapel, Local Job & Volunteer Opportunities, News & Announcements

FINAL SPRING A&D Chapel – THIS Thursday

Join us at 11am in 141 on Thursday for Senior Charge Chapel.

Student Competition Reception

Make sure you attend the Student Competition Reception this Friday 5:00-6:30pm.  Pieces that have been selected will be on exhibit and several scholarships and award will be made.

***Foundation (4/30) & Concentration Review (5/1) Calendar

Please follow this link  and make an appointment on the review calendar.

Foundation Reviews can be booked here:


Graphic Design Concentration Reviews can be booked here:


INTD and Architecture Concentration Reviews can be booked here:


Other Concentration Reviews (2D, 3D, Teaching) details to follow.

Instructions for your review are listed on this link:

Foundation: http://blogs.acu.edu/artanddesign/studentreviews/

Concentration: http://blogs.acu.edu/artanddesign/second-year-concentration-review/

On Campus Design Job Opportunity

We have been made aware of a graphic design, student employee position in the Library Dean’s Office.  If you are interested in applying please see the attached job description and contact Penny Ruot at psr08a@acu.edu

Instagram Competition

For screen


Summer Job Opportunity

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The Library is in need of a student worker for the summer as well as next fall that would have graphic design experience. At this time we are only able to employ someone for 9 hours per week. Please see the full job description in the PDF below.

Library Dean Student Worker Job Description

 Contact Penny Ruot in the Adams Center if you’re interested.

Troy Myatt Guest Lecture

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Troy Myatt will be here Monday, April 27th doing a guest lecture.

AIGA Trip to Austin

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The AIGA student group took a trip to Austin on Friday, April 17 to visit design studios. They went to GSD&M, Butler Bros., and the Studio of Jose Canales. Pictures from the trip can be seen on the A&D Flickr.



7th Instagram Competition! (April 13 – 25)

0 Commentsby   |  04.13.15  |  News & Announcements

The 7th Instagram competition begins today and ends on April 25th! This will be the last competition for this semester! We are excited to welcome painter Joshua Hale as our judge.


6th Instagram Competition Winner!

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Congratulations to Hannah Bruce for winning our 6th Instagram competition with the Nocturne poster! And Lauren Payne is our runner-up with her “Perks of a Wallflower” book cover!



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