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Photography students view camera obscura projection in Rugby Tower. Courtesy of Jesse Chehak

Departments collaborate to make camera obscura

Crystal Baik September 13, 2019

The Visual Arts and Science departments collaborated to create a camera obscura in Rugby Tower, which was available to the community from Sept. 12-13. One of the main goals of the project was to enable...

Conor Thompson joins visual arts department

Alexa Druyanoff August 30, 2019

After substitute teaching photography at the school for two months last year, Conor Thompson will join the Visual Arts department full time to instruct Drawing and Painting classes. Thompson started painting...

Reb Limerick joins visual arts department

Jason Morganbesser August 28, 2019

Reb Limerick will join the Visual Arts department for the upcoming school year as a new teacher of Video Art I, Video Art II and Video Art III. “I love to help students discover deep connections between...

Student films receive CINE Golden Eagle Awards

Sarah Lee October 9, 2015

A suite of films made after the 2014 Rwanda trip and a film made during the 2014 Righteous Conversations Project received special recognition in the 2015 CINE Golden Eagle Awards. The Rwanda suite won...

Middle school offers year long 7th grade visual arts class

October 16, 2009

By Kelly Ohriner and Catherine Wang A new visual arts class for seventh graders was added to the curriculum this year. The class encourages seventh graders to become more aware of the art-related opportunities...

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