Thesis and Departmental Awards Honor Eleven Graduates
May 26, 2010
The Departmental and Thesis Exhibition Awards were presented at the 2010 Commencement Ceremony on May 23. Eleven students received a total of fourteen awards.
Elyse James - Ed and Sandy Martin Merit Sculpture Award in Honor of Manuel Izquierdo
Erin McCarty - Lloyd Reynolds Award for Illustration
Erica Stacy - David J. Thompson Memorial Scholarship Award for Communication Design
Estaban Camacho Steffenson - C.S. Price Award for Painting
Chad Hinman and Lydia Rosenberg - Intermedia Departmental Award
Crystal Hall - Photography Departmental Award
Anthony Roberto - Printmaking Departmental Award
Tabor Robak - General Fine Art Departmental Award
Anthony Roberto - Liberal Arts Departmental Award
Thesis Exhibition Awards
Anthony Roberto - William Givler Fine Arts Thesis Award
Taylor Rozek - William Givler Design Arts Thesis Award
Anthony Roberto - Abraham and Anna C. Helman Thesis Award for Best of Show
Chad Hinman and Tuna Poanessa - 2010 Liberal Arts Thesis Writing Awards
Oregon’s Sculptor, Lee Kelly BFA ‘59, passed away on March 28, 2022, at age 89.
Pacific Northwest College of Art is offering an affordable and accessible option for transfer students who want to earn a BFA degree.
We are pleased to announce that Jennifer Cole has accepted our offer to become the next dean of the Pacific Northwest College of Art (PNCA), effective March 2022, and delighted that she will hold Willamette’s first named deanship, recognizing a generous new gift from Jordan D. Schnitzer.
Willamette University and the Pacific Northwest College of Art today finalized their merger, officially making the Northwest’s oldest school of art and design an integral part of the region’s leading liberal arts university.
Schnitzer family's $2M gift to support Willamette University/Pacific Northwest College of Art merger
Willamette will launch a search soon to retain a nationally recognized educator and leader in art and design to serve as PNCA’s new dean. This $2 million gift from the late Arlene Schnitzer will create the Arlene and Harold Schnitzer PNCA Dean’s Initiative Fund, and provide the new PNCA Dean with resources to test new initiatives, facilitate collaboration between the PNCA and Willamette faculties, and more. Please enjoy this video to learn more about this generous gift.