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Alumnus receives ARTS Partnership Award

The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes has honored Chris Longwell ’91 with the 2012 ARTS Partnership Award, an annual award in recognition of individuals, artists, volunteers, schools, organizations and businesses that significantly contribute to the region’s arts and cultural life. Longwell, an award-winning printmaker and ceramic artist, is active in the region’s artistic community, serving as director of the local George Waters Gallery and professor of art at Elmira College.