The College of Visual Arts and Design congratulates the seventy-two faculty members, lecturers and librarians entering the 2014-15 academic school year with either tenure or promotion. Out of those seventy-two members, eight individuals are with the College of Visual Arts and Design. UNT's InHouse publication features an article naming all the recipients. Congratulations!
Thanksgiving Break (no classes; university closed; all CVAD buildings closed).
All buildings that are on the university wide e-lock system will be locked after 9pm Wednesday, November 26th. They will remain locked until Monday, December 1 when normal building hour schedules will resume.
Labor Day (no classes; university closed)
Last day for change of schedule other than a drop. (Last day to add a class.)
Lisa N. Owen is an associate professor of art history at UNT's College of Visual Arts and Design. She teaches undergraduate and graduate courses on the arts of India. She offers both general surveys and more specialized seminars that focus on the roles of art in devotional practices, constructions of identity, articulations of sacred space, and representations of the body. She is writing her second book on ancient religious practices in India.
On July 24th Lifetime television will begin airing Season 13 of Project Runway. UNT Fashion Design alumni, Emmanuel Tobias will be one of the contestants. Tobias is a hard-working, talented, and award winning designer. He graduated from the Fashion Design program in 2011. He was also one of the judges this year for the UNT ArtWear fashion show.