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Tori Brine (right) and her sister, Esther. Courtesy of Esther Marson. The community mourns the loss of Victoria (Tori) Jane Brine, ’s Website/Desktop Support Specialist, who passed away on June 6, 2024. Before joining University as a staff member, Tori was a student at , graduating with a BFA in Interdisciplinary Art in […]

Yesterday, on June 18, University started a new annual tradition as faculty and staff packed into the FAB space to celebrate those who gave their institution a combined total of 690 years of service. Fifty-six employees who hit milestones of five, 10, 15, 20, 25, and 35-year service records were recognized, with one faculty […]

Courtesy of Marcia Lakowski. Courtesy of Rebecca Delle Monache. The community mourns the loss of Stephen Brookbank, an accomplished visual artist and staff member, who passed away on May 18, 2024. Stephen inspired many students during his time at as a photography technician. He was well-known for his technical expertise and his devotion […]

University’s honorary degree recipient, Dr. Laurie Anderson, addressed the graduating class of 2024 at the convocation ceremony on May 14. In addition to congratulating the new graduates, she left students with important life lessons to remember as they navigate their new lives as professional artists. Read her convocation address below. — First of all, […]

Interdisciplinary Arts student Page Cowell (BFA 2024) is the recipient of the 2024 NSCAD Student Art Award. The award jury selected Cowell from a pool of 10 Student Art Award finalists for her sculpture Construct. The announcement was made on Thursday, May 9, at a gala reception and exhibition at the Port Campus. “I was […]

Construct No. 1, 2024, sculpture and animation, 30.48 × 30.48 × 30.48cm Page Cowell, who will graduate this year with a Bachelor of Fine Arts, Interdisciplinary Arts, has been chosen by the 2024 graduating class as their valedictorian. She is also a finalist for the 2024 Student Art Award. Page was born and raised in […]

In Memoriam: Tori Brine (1971 – 2024)

Tori Brine (right) and her sister, Esther. Courtesy of Esther Marson. The community mourns the loss of Victoria (Tori) Jane Brine, ’s Website/Desktop Support

In memoriam: Stephen Brookbank (1968-2024)

Courtesy of Marcia Lakowski. Courtesy of Rebecca Delle Monache. The community mourns the loss of Stephen Brookbank, an accomplished visual artist and staff member,

Dr. Laurie Anderson’s convocation address

University’s honorary degree recipient, Dr. Laurie Anderson, addressed the graduating class of 2024 at the convocation ceremony on May 14. In addition to congratulating