September 17, 2018 / National Art Portfolio Day is Sept. 30 at VU
VINCENNES, Ind. - Vincennes University will host a National Art
Portfolio Review on September 30, 12-4 p.m. (EDT), at the Center for
Art and Design, 917 North Third Street.
Students considering careers in Art and Design and related fields
such as Art Education, Animation, Interior Design, Fashion, Film,
Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Photography, Theater Design, Studio
Art, Web Design, and more are encouraged to attend. Students are
encouraged but not required to bring examples of their work.
National Portfolio Day brings nationally accredited higher education
art and design program representatives to VU to review portfolios of
junior and senior high school students and transfer college students.
Students can have their portfolios reviewed and receive suggestions on
the strength of their work. Students can also gather information
about majors offered, study, scholarships, and career opportunities in
art and design fields. School representatives will also have
information about transfer of credits, degree requirements, financial
aid, and more.
In addition to VU, representatives expected to attend come from Art
Academy of Cincinnati, Ball State University, Columbus College of Art
and Design, FIDM/Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, Herron
School of Art and Design, Kendall College of Art and Design of Ferris
State University, Maryland Institute College of Art, Miami University,
Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, School of the Art Institute of
Chicago, University of Saint Francis School of Creative Arts, and
Western Michigan University Frostic School of Art.
All participating schools are members of the National Association of
Schools of Art and Design. NASAD is the only national professional
accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of
Education for higher education institutions in the visual arts.
For more information, contact Ron Wise, chair of Art and Design,
812-888-4465 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Complete details are available on the
VU Art Department webpage, https://www.vinu.edu/portfolio.
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