Graduate Student Art Education Association (GSAEA)

The mission of Graduate Student Art Education Association (GSAEA) at UNT is to support all Art Education Master’s and Doctoral students or other interested parties by creating opportunities for professional development and camaraderie.

We draw on the diverse skill sets, backgrounds and strengths that are represented among our graduate students to collaborate on academic endeavors and community-based art education projects.

The group exists as a social network to create opportunities for collaboration, professional development, publication, and conference presentation.

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Student accomplishments

Sarah Travis - National Art Education Association Winner

Recent Ph.D. recipient in Art Education, Sarah Travis, won the National Art Education Association's Elliot Eisner Doctoral Research Award in Art Education. Sarah worked with Amy Kraehe, Laura Evans, Tyson Lewis, and Adetty Perez de Miles on this award-winning dissertation, "Portraits of Young Artists: Artworlds, In/Equity, and Dis/Identification in Post-Katrina New Orleans."

Art Education and Art History
Art Education

Recent Ph.D. recipient in Art Education, Sarah Travis, won the National Art Education Association's Elliot Eisner Doctoral Research Award in Art Education. Sarah worked with Amy Kraehe, Laura Evans, Tyson Lewis, and Adetty Perez de Miles on this award-winning dissertation, "Portraits of Young Artists: Artworlds, In/Equity, and Dis/Identification in Post-Katrina New Orleans."

Alumni accomplishments

Annette Becker

Annette Becker (Art History MA, 2015) was formerly the Assistant to the Director of the Spencer Art Museum at the University of Kansas. In September 2016, she returned to Denton and UNT to serve as Director of the Texas Fashion Collection.

Art Education and Art History
Art History

Annette Becker (Art History MA, 2015) was formerly the Assistant to the Director of the Spencer Art Museum at the University of Kansas. In September 2016, she returned to Denton and UNT to serve as Director of the Texas Fashion Collection.