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Cool Classes & Assignments
  1. Students create audio to experience under starry skies.
  2. Students create motion graphics for TV
  3. Check out bin/art, an exhibition featuring interactive installations from Adaptive Art.

Advice for Emerging Artists
  1. Digital artist Mike Campau ('96) talks about becoming your own brand.
  2. EPIC FAIL #1: Sherri Smith learns an important lesson about prototyping...
  3. Celebrated author and A&D alum Chris Van Allsburg delivers the 2012 Commencement Address.

Focus on Faculty
  1. The curators share the stories behind Sounds of the State.
  2. Anne Mondro is inspired by her work with Alzheimer's patients and their caregivers...
  • On Painting: an essay by Jim Cogswell.

  • Student Voices
    1. How to make a chair in 15 easy steps! (Disclaimer: Not actually easy)
    2. Art and Design school gets shaken by a unique call for work.
    3. MFA student Jessica Joy's sticky installations

    Making a Difference
    1. Designing Across Cultures.
    2. Charlie Michaels shares updates on Detroit Connections: In the Classroom and Change by Design.
    3. A&D Associate Professor Nick Tobier on social design and his interest in Detroit.

    Living a Creative Life: Alumni Stories
    1. Cara Levine (BFA '07) balances studio practice and social engagement
    2. Tori Terzakis (BFA '08): Design and Inspiration
    3. Digital artist Mike Campau ('96) talks about becoming your own brand.

    Going Global: Stories from Abroad
    1. MFA students report on their 2012 travels
    2. Charlie Michaels leads a group of 10 students on a 3-week West African trip
    3. Designing Across Cultures.

    Epic Fails
    1. EPIC FAIL #4: Jim Cogswell learns that you you can’t make everybody happy...
    2. EPIC FAIL #2: Juliet Hinely learns an important lesson about site-specific installations...
    3. EPIC FAIL #1: Sherri Smith learns an important lesson about prototyping...

    Other Stories
    1. To Be Designed: A conference about the future
    2. Stephen Schudlich gives us a culinary tour of Detroit.
    3. The Stamps community made their mark on Chicago during the recent CAA conference.

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