Tag: Design Arts

UWGB students win Addy Awards

Two UWGB students, Beau Thomas and Sam Konshak, won Student Addy awards at the annual Addy event that took place on Friday, February 26. All students from educational institutions in Northeast Wisconsin and the Fox Cities are eligible to submit. Thomas received a Student Gold Addy award and Konshak received two Student Silver Addy Awards. All three UWGB award designs […]

Business grad will receive Outstanding Student Award at UW-Green Bay

Emily Blaha of Sturgeon Bay has been chosen the December 2015 recipient of the Outstanding Student Award presented by the UW-Green Bay Alumni Association. The Business Administration senior with an emphasis in marketing and a minor in design arts will receive her diploma at UW-Green Bay’s mid-year commencement ceremony scheduled for 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. […]

Alumna’s project spurs discussion on perceptions, portrayal of female beauty

A December 2011 UW-Green Bay grad’s efforts to shatter the notion of the “ideal” female appearance and shed light on how women are portrayed in the media were featured in a weekend story in the Press-Gazette. Kayla Schroeder, who earned her degrees in Biology and Design Arts, gave her first talk on the perception and […]

Monument to an Insignificant Activity

That’s the title of a class project in Art Prof. Alison Stehlik’s Design Methods 106 class.  Students were directed to observe the activities of UW-Green Bay students in certain locations across campus.  They were asked to consider the very subtle ways in which the space affected human behavior.  In groups, the art students created “large-scale […]

Awesome designers: Students awarded scholarships for 2013-14

Last week we announced scholarship recipients among the art students in UW-Green Bay’s Art and Design program. This time, we congratulate the Design Arts students awarded the following scholarships for the 2013-14 year: Craig A. Mueller Scholarship — Holly Anderson, Neil Ropson, Sarah Wells and Brandon Langer; Sidney and Ruth Morris Scholarship — YanJun Liu […]

Recent grad is designer of ‘Original Eco U’ t-shirt

As part of an interdisciplinary project, Design Arts alumna Christine Engler ’10, designed an “Original Eco U’ t-shirt for the Environmental Management Business Institute (EMBI) in conjunction with Earth Week. Faculty member Toni Damkoehler (Arts and Visual Design) helped with oversight of the project. See a photo of Engler and her design.