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Art Jam 2014 Winners!

Art Jam 2014 Winners!

Ivy Tech Southern Indiana’s School of Fine Arts + Design is proud to announce the Pat Harrison Scholarship Winners for Art Jam 2014 High School Art Competition! To view the complete online gallery of submissions, click here. And, be sure to visit the whole exhibit at the Pat Harrison Fine...
Font Men

Font Men

You may not have heard of Jonathan Hoefler or Tobias Frere-Jones but you’ve seen their work. Before their recent split, they collectively ran the most successful and well respected type design studio in the world, creating fonts used by everyone from the Wall Street Journal to the President of the...
Typography Class visits Hound Dog Press!

Typography Class visits Hound Dog Press!

The School of Fine Arts + Design’s Spring 2014 Typography classes got to visit Hound Dog Press and learn, first-hand, about the historical aspects of printing! Nick is very friendly and knowledgeable about the history of printing and he really helped bring the lectures and textbook information to life. Thanks...
Student Winners in the 2014 Louie Competition!

Student Winners in the 2014 Louie Competition!

Congratulations to Denver Bays, Gary Tunnell, Diane Dennerline, and Wes Cusick for their winning entries in the Louisville Advertising Federation 2014 Louie Competition! Students will find out on February 28 at the Louie Awards Gala what prize is awarded. The AAF – Louisville (affectionately known in our community as “The...
Student Winners in the 2013 LGDA 100 Show!

Student Winners in the 2013 LGDA 100 Show!

Congratulations to Lauren Morris and Larry Nash on their winning entries in the LGDA 100 Show! Bronze Award | Harry Potter | Larry Nash, Designer, Programmer, Illustrator | Interactive Media | Philip Vetter, Instructor
Two Student Finalists in Photo Contest!

Two Student Finalists in Photo Contest!

Ivy Tech Photography students, Erin Jackson and Courtney Cole, just learned they are both finalists in the 34th Annual Spring Photography Contest sponsored by NIKON through the Photographer’s Forum magazine. Erin submitted a photo she took for Journalistic and Editorial Photography class and Courtney submitted a photo she took for...
Our Stories Gallery Opening Reception

Our Stories Gallery Opening Reception

Students, faculty and the community enjoyed the opening of the Our Stories photo exhibit. This photo exhibit features journalistic and editorial images by student photographers at Ivy Tech Southern Indiana’s School of Fine Arts + Design. This exhibition includes picture stories of our local communities — from the architecture of...
Fall 2013 Jury Competition Student Winners!

Fall 2013 Jury Competition Student Winners!

Each semester, Ivy Tech’s Visual Communication Department invites professional creatives to critique student work. Following are what represents the best of that work as juried by Jason Laughlin, Kindred Healthcare; Anne Sallee Miles, Red Toad Media; and Pat Pfister, pfoto.com. Best of Jury | Danny Schellenberger | VISC 200 Interactive...
Latest entries

Congratulations to Art Club Advisor and Instructor!

Susan Mackowiak received the 2014 Outstanding Organization Advisor. Susan is an advisor to the Exit 9 Art Club and received this distinguished award because she has influenced the integrity of Ivy Tech through her professional and personal associations. Art club members said Susan is a classic example of “going above and beyond” her responsibilities. Susan...

Congratulations to Vis Com’s Two Award Winners!

Congratulations to both student Lindsay Flint, and Dean Robert York for the awards they received today at the Chancellors Awards Luncheon. Lindsay Flint received the Academic Excellence Award. The Academic Award recipient is selected by faculty in their academic division to recognize graduates for outstanding scholastic achievement and personal qualities. Lindsay will be graduating this...
Check out our new faculty and staff pics!

Check out our new faculty and staff pics!

Click here to see our very colorful group!  
Art Jam Opening Reception is tonight!

Art Jam Opening Reception is tonight!

Join us as we celebrate the creative talent of high school students across the region who have participated in Ivy Tech’s School of Fine Arts + Design high school art competition. We will also announce the winners of the Pat Harrison Scholarships! Pat Harrison Fine Arts + Design Gallery, Ogle Hall 5:30pm to 7:30pm

Job Opportunity: Heitz Sign in Madison, IN

Heitz Sign is looking for a full-time employee to fill a design position at their full-service sign company. Responsibilities would include graphic design, cutting vinyl, applications and silk screening.  Although it is open immediately, for those students who may be graduating in May, they may be able to work around school schedule if possible. Salary...

Job Opportunity: Presbyterian Church USA

Web Services Specialist (Communication Services) This job reports to the Director of Communication Services. Relocation is provided and travel is not required. This is a Full-Time position, working 1st Shift. Number of Openings for this position: 1 Overview With national offices in Louisville, Kentucky, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) focuses on the national and international mission...

Portfolio Review Night!

A great opportunity for graduating students and alumni! Group meeting with agency human resources professional to gain insight on job search and interviewing followed by individual 30 minute meetings with agency creative directors. Q&A Session with mentors and students. Light snacks. $10 RSVP to Liz@louisvilleadfed.org or 502-895-2500 The Workshop, Suite 101 1205 East Washington Street...

Ivy Tech Spring 2014 Job Fair!

Ivy Tech’s Spring 2014 Job Fair is Wednesday, March 19, 2014 from 11:00am to 2:00pm in the Conference Center, Pfau Hall. (Follow the signs!) We currently have 32 companies registered to attend who are looking for both full- and part-time employment. This job fair is open to both students and alumni. Dress professionally and bring...
Students Win Big at Louie Award Gala

Students Win Big at Louie Award Gala

The Academy Awards have nothing on these students. When the envelopes were opened, the winners were… Denver Bays, Gold Award winner for his Art Jam Portrait Wes Cusick, Gold award winner for his Self Portrait Gary Tunnell, Silver Award winner for his Self Portrait Diane Dennerline, Silver Award winner for her Photograph Congratulations to all...

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$2500 Scholarship Opportunity!

$2500 Scholarship Opportunity!

Each year the AAF-Louisville awards two scholarship to students in the Kentucky and Southern Indiana region. The awards are for $2,500 each and will be given to students who are pursuing a college major, degree, or certificate, relating to advertising or marketing communications, including communications, mass communications, journalism, advertising, public relations, marketing, business communications, graphic...

Gallery T-Shirt

If you are a Visual Communication student who is part of the Fall 2013 Jury Competition Gallery Exhibit currently hanging in the Pat Harrison Fine Arts + Design Gallery (or has been a past winner who hasn’t received a shirt), then you are eligible for one of these shwanky t-shirts. All you need to do...
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