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News Image Book chronicles alumnus and spouse’s ‘Hand-In-Hand’ design contributions 7/23/14

A book chronicling the design contributions of Evelyn and Jerome Ackerman – “Hand-In-Hand: Ceramics, Mosaics, Tapestries, Woodcarvings by the California Mid-Century Designers Evelyn & Jerome Ackerman” by Dan Chavkin and Lisa Thackaberry - will be available in October 2014. Jerome, a member of the AU Class of 1952, was named a Distinguished Alumnus by the Alumni Association in 2010.

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News Image Utilitarian pottery, vessels on view in two-artist exhibit 7/23/14

An exhibition featuring two potters who have distinctly different styles, “Two Vigiles: Bruce Dehnert and Shawn O’Connor,” will open at the Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY, Saturday, Aug. 2 with a reception from 6-8 p.m. Bruce is a member of the AU Class of 1991.

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Alumnus/author to speak at Silver Lake Institute 7/23/14

Author and Rochester native Spencer Rhys Hughes, AU Class of 2009, will speak as part of the Stoody Hall Literary Series Saturday, July 26 at 8 p.m. at the Silver Lake Institute, Perry. Spencer’s editor, Rochesterian Joshua Quivey, also will discuss the editing process of a first novel. Hughes will read a selection from the book.

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American Crafts Council San Francisco Show to include Goldenberg art 7/23/14

Eileen P. Goldenberg, AU class of 1974, will have porcelain and paintings at the American Crafts Council San Francisco Show, Aug. 8-10 at The Fort Mason Center, Festival Pavilion. Eileen will meet you at Booth 303.

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News Image Social media strategist/alumnus to be panelist at Tampa marketing forum 7/23/14

Jeremy Juhasz, AU Class of 2009, will be a panelist Aug. 8 at the Tampa Bay Marketing Summit (www.tampabaymarketingsummit.com). Jeremy is a social media strategist at EMSI Public Relations, Wesley Chapel, FL. His “5 Ps for Your Social Media Marketing Success” for small businesses and nonprofits were recently featured by River Cities’ Reader and Fox Business/Small Business Center online, among others.

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News Image New porcelain work by Galloway featured in three-artist exhibit 7/22/14

“Beautifully Functional” by three artists, including Julia Galloway, AU Class of 1988, is on exhibit at Turman Larison Contemporary, Helena, MT, through Saturday, Aug. 16.

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News Image Alumna appointed CEO at firm specializing in implantable drug delivery devices 7/22/14

The board of directors of MicroCHIPS Inc., a developer of implantable drug delivery devices in Lexington, MA, has appointed Cheryl R. Blanchard Ph.D., a member of AU’s Class of 1986, as chief executive officer and member of the board, effective immediately.

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News Image Alumni ‘Compiled and Composed’ their work for gallery show in Morristown, NJ 7/16/14

Two alumni are among the 15 artists featured in “Compiled and Composed: Sculptural Formations” on view through Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 at the Therese A. Maloney Art Gallery, Annunciation Center, College of St. Elizabeth, 2 Convent Road, Morristown, NJ. Katie Truk, AU Class of 1995, and Greg Leshe, Class 1985, have works in the exhibition.

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Alumna produces ‘Artists Speaking’ programs 7/16/14

Classic LINK presents “Artists Speaking For The Spirits,” featuring a panel of artists discussing the ArtCurian collection of their work. The three-part series is produced by La-Verne Cody Gittens, AU Class of 1993.

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News Image Alumnus’s Whitman poster design 'appears' to be ‘worth a thousand words’ and more! 7/15/14

Andrew Finnel of Corona, Queens, AU Class of 1967, writes: “A poster I designed and created is being sold at the Walt Whitman Birthplace Museum on Long Island. The poster is almost life size and includes a portrait of Walt Whitman composed of all the words - I mean every single one of them from start to finish - of Whitman’s masterpiece, ‘Song of Myself.’ "

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