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Graphic Design student Shruthi Manjula Balakrishna earns AIGA award

Current MFA in Graphic Design student Shruthi Manjula Balakrishna has been awarded a $2,000 scholarship for American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) members!

Winter Sisters

Robin Oliveira (’06) announces new novel

MFA in Writing alumna Robin Oliveira (’06) has announced that her latest novel, Winter Sisters, will be published by Viking Books on February 27, 2018. 

MAT exhibition

Art & Design Education graduation and exhibition scheduled for August 5

The first class of students from the College’s Department of Graduate Studies in Art & Design Education will graduate on August 5, 2017!


Angela Johnson Scholarship extended through 2020

Thanks to a generous donation from Barry Goldblatt, the Angela Johnson Scholarship for New Students of Color or Ethnic Minority is now extended through 2020.

Transient Canvas

MFA in Music Composition announces summer residency events

VCFA welcomes the MFA in Music Composition program to campus July 31-August 6. 

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