Happy Holidays from MIAD!

What? Happy Holidays from MIAD!
The details… MIAD’s holiday card was designed by Heather Searles ’14 (Illustration). Follow the link to view the card.
Contact email: louisawalker@miad.edu
Contact name: Louisa Walker
Weblink https://vimeo.com/55566497

Support area’s hours of operation between semesters

What? Support area’s hours of operation between semesters
The details… Below is a list of operating hours for the respective areas. Please review and plan accordingly.

3-D lab:

will be closed for student use Dec 17th and 18th to perform scheduled cleaning and maintenance.
will be open for student use on Dec 19th, 20th and 21st from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.
will be open for student use Jan 7th through Jan 11th from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM.

Library:

will be open from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM during break.
will be closed on Wednesday, January 2nd.

Technology Department and computer labs:

will be open from 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM the weeks of December 24th – 29th & January 7th – 11th.
will be closed on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday January 2nd – 4th.

On Jan 14th all area will resume normal semester hours.
Contact email: mogden@miad.edu
Contact name: Matt Ogden
Weblink http://

It’s a Major Deal!

What? It’s a Major Deal!
Date? January 18 – March 2
Time? all day
Where? MIAD
How Much? free
The details… An exhibition of juried works by sophomores and juniors from all of MIAD’s majors and dynamic curriculum, on view in MIAD’s Fourth Floor Gallery.
Contact email: louisawalker@miad.edu
Contact name: Louisa Walker
Weblink http://www.miad.edu/other-services/galleries/current-exhibitions?showall=1

MIAD exhibit presents Hank Willis Thomas

What? MIAD exhibit presents Hank Willis Thomas
Date? January 31
Time? 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where? MIAD
How Much? free
The details… The final Gallery Talk in a series from Designing Desire: The Cultural Effects of Marketing, on view through Feb. 9 in the Brooks Stevens Gallery, is presented by Hank Willis Thomas. Much of Thomas’ art career has been focused on the effects of marketing on culture and individual identity. He is represented by the Jack Shainman gallery in New York City.
Contact email: louisawalker@miad.edu
Contact name: Louisa Walker
Weblink http://www.miad.edu/newsroom/latest-news/1517-designing-desire-explores-influence-of-marketing

Design Anthropology for Social Change

What? MIAD Gallery Talk: Design Anthropology for Social Change
Date? January 24
Time? 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where? MIAD
How Much? free
The details… Designing Desire: The Cultural Effects of Marketing, on view through Feb. 9, 2013 in the Brooks Stevens Gallery, will hold a Gallery Talk, “Design Anthropology for Social Change,” presented by Katinka Hooyer, Ph.D. candidate, Anthropology, UW-Milwaukee.
Contact email: louisawalker@miad.edu
Contact name: Louisa Walker
Weblink http://www.miad.edu/newsroom/latest-news/1517-designing-desire-explores-influence-of-marketing

New Scholarship Opportunity

What? New Scholarship Opportunity
The details… HotelsCheap is offering college scholarships for students aspiring to achieve a college education. The award is $2000. Application deadline date is March 15th, 2013. Apply at http://www.hotelscheap.org/scholarship.
Contact email: carolmasse@miad.edu
Contact name: Carol Masse
Weblink http://www.hotelscheap.org/scholarship.

MKE Satellite Gallery Project seeks Art Entries for Debut Show!

What? MKE Satellite Gallery Project seeks Art Entries for Debut Show!
The details… The Satellite Gallery Project is a dynamic collaboration of regional artists, property owners, local initiatives, and neighborhood groups in the Milwaukee Metro Area. Our events temporarily re-inhabit vacant spaces and provide opportunities for artists to share their unique visions, identities, and ambitions.

Simply, we are putting artists into space.

Individual and collaborative works of any theme and medium are welcome. (Please see attached link.)
Contact email: anamaria.vascan@gmail.com
Contact name: Ana Maria Vascan
Weblink http://satellitegalleryproject.wordpress.com/

ePortfolio Tip of the Week: Enable comments

What? ePortfolio Tip of the Week: Enable comments
The details… So, you’ve put a lot of work into building your first MIAD ePortfolio site. If you want your teachers and peers to be able to make comments on your pages, here’s how to enable the setting:
Contact email: kimtondryk@miad.edu
Contact name: Kim Tondryk
Weblink http://courses.miad.edu/mod/page/view.php?id=57721

New Scholarship Opportunity

What? New Scholarship Opportunity
The details… The Rotary Club of Milwaukee is sponsoring a scholarship for Milwaukee students. Application deadline is March 15th. Access the infomation at this link http://www.milwaukeerotary.com/UserUploads/files/scholar%20brochure.pdf
Contact email: carolmasse@miad.edu
Contact name: Carol Masse
Weblink http://

Studio space for rent

What? Studio space for rent
The details… 1,200 sq ft space at 527 N. 27th St. High ceilings,large south and east facing windows, linoleum floor. Security system, off street parking, WIFI, all utilities, $800/month. live-in may be possible. Available immediately.
Contact email: laur@pevnickdesign.com
Contact name: Laurie Pevnick
Weblink http://