Department of Art
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 March 2016 - NAEA Convention in Chicago




November 2015 - Elizabeth Thweatt, MAEA Higher Education Division, "Art Educator of the Year."


October 2015 - HeARTworks at the Cedars in Jackson, MS.  


March 2015 - NAEA Convention in New Orleans



February - 2015 Congratulations to Lauren and Leah! Winners of the Love Light-Healing Art Contest!

Sponsered by the Central Mississippi Medical CenterRadiation Oncology Unit.





November 2014


Conference Presentation-Each fall students in Art 441, Art in Secondary Schools present at the Mississippi Art Education Association Fall Conference at the Mississippi Museum of Art.  This year's presentation by Hannah Winston, Jessica Linquist, Dr Stephanie Busbea, and Caitlin Bullock was titled Making Pop Art Pop!


November 2014


Ornament Sale-National Art Education Association Student Chapter members created new ornaments for this year's sale in the CAF.  Crosses, owls, Mississippi ornaments and these Choctaw arrows created by Michelle Williams will be sold December 1-5.  


October 2014


Homecoming-Art Education majors sold linolium prints and other art at the Homecoming tailgate.  Pictured here are Christy Lacher, Bethany Barnhill, and Dr. Randy Miley.


September 2014


Student Teacher-Senior Art Education major Brandi Hoxie is shown here student teaching at St. Richard's elementary school.  After Brandi's graduation in December she will begin her career at Biloxi High School.  


May 2014


Senior Exhibit Awards-Senior Art Education major Mandy Wilson received the 2013-2014 Art Education Major of the Year award.  Mandy was recognized for her scholarship and leadership as the National Art Education Association Student Chapter President.  Mandy is pictured here with Dr. Stephanie Busbea, Art Education Coordinator. 


April 2014


Brick Streets Festival-Art Education majors sold art during a Brick Streets celebration in Clinton.  Pictured here are Brandi Hoxie, Hannah Winston, Mandy Wilson, Abbie Gore, and Christy Lacher.


December 2013


Student Teacher-Three senior Art Education majors completed thier directed teaching in area schools during the fall semester.  Pictured here is Rachel Stockard in front of a display of non-objective work by her Art I students at Sumner Hill Junior High School in Clinton. 


December 2013


Ornament Sale-Art Education majors sold handmade ceramic ornaments in the CAF to raise money to attend the National Art Education Association Convention.  Pitured here are Brandi Hoxie and Joyce Bledsoe.


November 2013


MAEA Fall Conference-Students in Art 441, Art in Secondary schools presented at the Mississippi Art Education Association Fall Conference at the Mississippi Museum of Art in Jackson.     Pictured here are Abbie Gore, Mandy Wilson, Hannah Chandler, and Dr. Stephanie Busbea who presented The Best Online Art Resources for Teachers.


October 2013


Humanities Award-Dr. Stephanie Busbea was recently recognized as the MC Humanities Teacher of the Year. Her Mississippi Humanities Council lecture titled "The International Style in the South: Architecture by William and Samuel Wiener" was given October 22 on the MC campus.  Dr. Barbara Carpenter, Executive Director of the MS Humanities Council, and Dr. Wayne VanHorn, Dean of the Christian Studies and the Arts, are shown here presenting the award to Dr. Busbea.  


October 2013


HeARTworks-Hannah Chandler and Mandy Wilson are two of the art majors who helped hang an exhibition of work created by artist/participants with Stewpot ministries.  

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