Blog Archive

August 23, 2016

Art Education Alumni: Call For Entries!

Author: Kari Scott

In case you missed this: exhibition deadline extended to August 25! CALLING TYLER ALUMS - Consider submitting artwork to Cross-Pollination: An Exhibit of Tyler Alumni Art Educators and Their Students This exhibition highlights the essential dialogue and relationships between your work as an artist and that of your students. No worries if you don’t have student work to submit yet. Submit 4 of your pieces now. You can submit two student pieces when you are back at school. Read More

August 18, 2016

Maryam Hallaj, BS Arch'17, wins GSK Opportunity Scholarship

Author: Emily Furlong

Maryam Hallaj, Bachelor of Science in Architecture '17, has been awarded the GSK Opportunity Scholarship for 2016. The annual scholarship awards individuals who have pursued an education despite overcoming serious adversity. Please visit Temple Now for a full article about Maryam Hallaj and her award. Read More

August 8, 2016

GAID alum on New York Times best seller list

Author: Kelly Holohan

Tyler GAID alumni, Rachel Ignotofsky is author of Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World. This illustrative and educational book highlights the contributions of fifty notable women to the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) from the ancient to the modern world. Congratulations to Rachel and for making the New York Times best seller list!          Read More

August 1, 2016

Professor Wendy Osterweil Receives Outstanding Higher Education Art Educator Award

Author: Kari Scott

Wendy Osterweil, Associate Professor of Art Education, will receive the 2016 Outstanding Higher Education Art Educator Award from the Pennsyvania Art Education Association (PAEA), it was announced this week.  In their announcement, PAEA noted that "those who spoke in support of your nomination praise your passion and commitment to strengthen art as a key element in the educational system. Their knowledge of the many ways in which you worked within your field revealed your unceasing efforts and innovative activity in promoting arts values and importance.  You have set a hight standard for fine art educators..." We couldn't be more proud of Wendy and the contributions she makes to Tyler students and the Art Education Department! Read More