New Lazarus Bulletin Board Posting Policy!
Please see the full announcement HERE and become familiar with the Student Activities guidelines HERE before creating flyers and posters.
Community Posting Board: The posting board on the 1st floor of the Lazarus Center between the elevator and the bathroom is an open forum board that does not need approval from Student Activities (items for sale, off campus exhibitions, etc.)
Questions: Contact Student Activities with questions or concerns about posting policies 410-225-2284. Drew Lundholm in the Graduate Studies Office can also help with general questions about this new policy.
Poster Submission Flyer Submission Departmental Approval
First SVA Graduate Student Council Meeting, 2/1
As many of you have heard, MICA is currently reworking its mission and vision statement, and we would love to hear your feedback regarding these changes. We will be joined by MICA President Sammy Hoi at this meeting, so come and share your feedback! Please RSVP if you plan to attend - we will have pizza!
Safety Town Hall Meeting, 2/1
Graduate Research Development Grants, Applications Due 2/17, 9AM
Up to five, $500.00 grants are awarded during each cycle (October, February and July.) Grants are awarded to eligible applicants that demonstrate a clear intent to grow their artistic or professional practice through informative research and personal development.
How do I apply?
A short three page application with a cover page, written proposal, and budget is all it takes! For more information and complete guidelines, click HERE
This doesn't sound like it's for me.
All Graduate and Post Bacc students are eligible for this grant opportunity. If you are unsure about a proposal idea or have general questions, please contact Drew Lundholm in the Graduate Studies office firstname.lastname@example.org
People's Choice Award, 2/3
MFACA Mid-Year Presentations, 2/3
Where: MICA Place, 814 N. Colington Avenue, Room 101 (basement)
Time: 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Come out to support the CAC-AmeriCorps & MFACA Mid-Year Presentations this Friday at MICA Place. CAC members and MFACA students will give 10 minute presentations about what they have been working on this year at their Community Arts Residencies. This will be a fantastic opportunity to learn about all the incredible community engagement work that the CAC members and MFACA students have been working on through out the year, in communities all over Baltimore City. Feel free to join them for any part of the day!
R.A.D. Class is Forming, Sign Up Now!
Virtual Reality Workshop**
Lazarus Center, Room 504
The second workshop will continue to introduce Unity, making a simple scene with Unity and importing the necessary assets to integrate with the controllers in an Oculus environment and pointing to some resources to explore further. Coffee will be served
**Space is on a first-come first-serve basis. Please RSVP to Phaan Howng, email@example.com. Mt. Royal, no RSVP necessary.
Instructor: Branden Rush
Public Speaking & Networking with Confidence
Where: Leake Hall 101
Electronics Essentials: Make Your Electronics Work**
dFAB Studio (S120) in MICA Station Building
Sponsored by Graduate Studies
Learn the basics of voltage, current, power matching, grounding, and modularity.
**RSVP to Paul Mirl firstname.lastname@example.org
Instructor: Paul Mirel
Leake Lecture Hall
Come join us for a night of TED Talk inspired lectures as a hand-picked panel of successful alumni from a wide range of professional worlds share their journey with the MICA community. Speakers will be presenting on their current work and how they navigated life after graduation to get where they are today. The event will be followed by a catered mix and mingle outside of the lecture hall, so come prepared to be a part of the interaction in this intimate lecture setting. Free for MICA students and alumni. **RSVP Required.
For more information, click HERE
VISITING ARTIST LECTURE SERIES
12:15 -- 1:00 PM, Lazarus Auditorium L115
Open to Graduate Students
Sara has her MFA in Illustration Practice (2013) and is obsessed with finding the latest and greatest in the field, which she shares through her blog, Brown Paper Bag. The illustration-centric website celebrates the field in its many, ever-changing forms.
In 2017, Sara embarked on 1 Year of Stitches, a daily project in which she makes at least one embroidery stitch for every day of the year. After sharing it on her blog, she’s now completing it with thousands of others across the world.
SHOUT-OUTS & FIST-BUMPS
Alyse Ruriani selected as an Active Minds Emerging Scholar
OPPORTUNITIES & OTHER NEWS
Full Bleed, New Critical Journal Accepting Submissions, Due 2/1
For more information, click HERE
SOMA Summer, Applications Due 2/6
Elsewhere Residency Opportunity, Applications Due 2/11
Adobe Creative Residency, Applications Due 2/26
Brown University, Adjunct Faculty Positions
Ruby Artist Grants - Media Arts and Performing Arts, Due 2/28
Hamiltonian Fellowship Program, Applications Due 3/3
What will you receive as a Hamiltonian Fellow?
- Solo and group exhibitions in Hamiltonian Gallery
- Mentorship from established artists and art professionals
- Exhibition support and peer critiques
- Access to professional development lectures and career resources
- Annual $1,000 stipend
- Gallery representation through Hamiltonian Gallery
- Community engagement and outreach opportunities
Visit www.hamiltonianartists.org/apply for all information on application guidelines, fellowship requirements, the selection process, as well as the submission form. Applications due March 3, 2017.