All MIAD students are invited to attend the 3rd annual Art History Capstone event to be held at the Milwaukee Art Museum from 3:00 – 4:30 on Friday, April 26.

Finalists presentations will take place in the MAM Lubar Auditorium. A panel of judges will select 3 prize-winning presentations, with a grand prize going to the top pick. Join the fun and cheer on a winner !

MIAD is “Making Strides Against Breast Cancer”

Date? Saturday, May 4
Time? 10 am
Where? Veterans Park,1010 N Lincoln Memorial Drive
How Much? Free, just join the MIAD team!
The details… Wear your custom-designed t-shirt with pride as you support a great cause and get your cardio in.

You don’t have to be involved in the Compassion Project to participate and you don’t have to do any fundraising (unless you want to!).

Click the Join our Team button to register and join the MIAD team: http://main.acsevents.org/goto/teammiad

We’ll pick a place to meet on the morning of the event (more info. to come).

We are having special t’s printed in an assortment of sizes (hint: they won’t be pink). You’ll also get an event t-shirt as part of your registration packet.

Be sure to look for ISA sophomore Alyssa Anderson’s semi-permanent sculpture which was commissioned by the Strides committee and will grace the start/finish line at the event.

Afterwards, you’re invited back to MIAD for a short compassion project end-of-school year reception and exhibit from 11:30am to 1:30 pm in photo area classroom, 299Q, on the second floor.
Contact email: kimtondryk@miad.edu
Contact name: Kim Tondryk
Weblink http://main.acsevents.org/goto/teammiad

MIAD Cafe/Union Summer Hours

The MIAD Cafe/Union is student run and open with a limited menu during this upcoming summer. Stop down and join us for a cup of Alterra Coffee, Bakery, Cousins Subs and Snacks.

May 13th – August 16th
Monday – Thursday 7:30 am – 2:00 pm
Friday 7:30 am – 1:00 pm

Note: We will be fully open during the weeks of Pre-college for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Monday – Friday, July 8th – July 27th.

Contact email: rickyheldt@miad.edu
Contact name: Ricky Heldt

Free Advanced Screening of THE KINGS OF SUMMER

The details… CBS Films presents their newest film, THE KINGS OF SUMMER, a coming-of age film that tells the story about three teenage friends, in the ultimate act of independence, who decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land. A Sundance Film Festival favorite, it is the perfect blend of comedy and drama.

We are having a special screening on May 7th in Milwaukee and would love for students and staff of MIAD to attend.

Go to the website below, create a log-in, and enter the code MIADGJRV to download free tickets to attend the screening!
Contact email: panzarianna@yahoo.com
Contact name: Arianna
Weblink http://gofobo.com

Everyone Participates in MIAD Define on Wednesday, April 24th!

Date? Wednesday, April 24th
Time? 8:30AM – 3:45PM
Where? MIAD
How Much? Free, of course!
The details… MIAD Define is a day-long, college-wide dialogue fostering inquiry and discussion about contemporary art and design as practiced by MIAD artists, designers and educators. Coffee is free that morning as is lunch! Classes are cancelled all day so everyone can participate!
Contact email: jkrantz@miad.edu
Contact name: Jenny Krantz, Director, Creative Learning Opportunities & Research

Design Rockstar James Ludwig visits for Creativity Series

Date? April 23
Time? 6-7:15 p.m.
Where? Discovery World
How Much? Free
The details… Design rockstar and brand expert James Ludwig presents “Curiosity and Empathy as Essential to Design,” Tuesday, April 23, 6 – 7:15 p.m. at Discovery World as part of the MIAD Creativity Series. Ludwig is the vice president of global design at Steelcase Inc.
Contact email: louisawalker@miad.edu
Contact name: Louisa Walker
Weblink http://www.miad.edu/creativityseries

Student Government Meeting

Date? Friday, April 19th
Time? 2pm
Where? Om Nom Cafeteria
How Much? FREE
The details… Come to one of our last meetings of the semester, it’s not too late! Free snacks will be provided!
Contact email: stefaniedavis@miad.edu
Contact name: Stefanie Davis

Reminder: Have you used your meal card? Funds remaining after May 3rd are forfeited!

The details… MIAD Cafe – Meal Plan – Unused Funds

Funds remaining on the meal card at the end of the fall semester can be carried over to the spring semester. However, funds remaining at the end of the spring semester are forfeited.

A continuing balance is maintained in the food service database. You can ask the cashier at any time to tell you how much is remaining on the card.

Contact email: rickyheldt@miad.edu