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Seniors display the culmination of their talent

Seniors display the culmination of their talent

Maiah Woodring, Staff Reporter

May 3, 2019


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Senior art majors presented their undergraduate work at the "Department of Visual Art + Design Senior Exhibition." The exhibition was held on May 2 at 5 p.m. in the Contemporary Art Gallery with admittance and refreshment free of charge. According to Dale Newkirk, head of the Department of Visual...

The perception of art degrees

The perception of art degrees

Diamond Hollins, Staff Reporter

March 13, 2019


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While some may view art degrees as impractical, such an education may help develop problem solving, organization and communication skills. According to Dale Newkirk, head of the Department of Visual Art and Design, there are various career options to choose from with an art degree. Those options range...

Pursuing a career of creativity and inspiration

Pursuing a career of creativity and inspiration

Jacob Summerville, Staff Reporter

August 21, 2018


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With 34 years of educational experience across three universities and artworks displayed on an international level, Gallery Director and Professor of Sculpture Dale Newkirk shared his passion for the arts and experiences with the university. Starting his teaching career in 1984 at New Mexico State...