Attention December 2013 and May 2014 Graduates:
In 1923, with income from an endowment fund established by Ethel Morrison Van Derlip, MCAD established the Ethel Morrison Van Derlip Traveling Scholarship.
This year Van Derlip Awards in the amount of $2,500 each will be awarded to a graduating senior in the following departments:
March's MCAD Student Health 101 is now ready - check it out and enter this month's drawing for $2,500:
Find out more - and enter the March drawing for $2,500.
Attention all Students,
It's almost time for the Annual MCAD Self Portrait Competition! Pre-made 12x16" masonite boards will be available to pickup in the College Center beginning on Monday, March 3rd and will be due to Academic Services by Monday, March 31st! ALL self portraits will be installed in the College Center for an exhibition in April, and will be juried for several CASH PRIZES $$$
A select number of self portraits will then move on to an exhibition at the B.I. Worldwide Gallery in Edina over the summer.
This is your friendly reminder that Google has finally changed the way our customized email login page (http://gmail.mcad.edu) looks and works.
The most important thing to remember is that you need to log in with your FULL email address (email@example.com or "firstname.lastname@example.org") from now on! Additionally, our MCAD logo and all individualized branding have been replaced with Google's.
The way to make sure you are logging into the legitimate MCAD Gmail will be to verify it matches the picture from Google (below) and that the URL says https://accounts.google.com.
Below are Google's release notes. Please email us at email@example.com if you have any questions.
Summary of Changes from Google:
We are improving the Google Apps sign in page to make it a more consistent experience from anywhere you log into Google. The new sign in page will be better protected against phishing attempts.
February's MCAD Student Health 101 is now ready - check it out and enter this month's drawing for $1,000:
Find out more - and enter the February drawing for $1,000.
This scholarship competition is designed for students who are currently enrolled full time in an MCAD degree-seeking program. A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better is required to enter.
Merit Scholarship Awards will be added onto existing financial aid.
Click on the links below for a list of awards, guidelines, and important dates.
MCAD's Facebook page is buzzing with activity, and in the last month almost 1,000 new people have "liked" the page. To build on top of this great momentum, we are issuing a challenge to reach 10,000 followers in 100 days. That's 30 new "likes" per day, every day, until March 21!
How can you help? First, like the page! https://www.facebook.com/MCAD.MN Next, invite others to like the page. We have found this to be the most effective way to gain the best followers. How? It's easy!
Locate the "Invite Your Friends to like this Page" box on https://www.facebook.com/MCAD.MN (on the right hand side, near the top of the page.) Scroll through your friends and invite away!
Who should you invite? Students, alumni, faculty (current and former), colleagues in art and design, art educators, neighbors, or just any one who should hear about all the great things happening at MCAD!
It's time to refresh the student work galleries on mcad.edu!
Please head over to http://mcad.edu/submit-student-work, fill out the form, and upload your work.
We will be reviewing and publishing the submisisons on a rolling basis. A team of kittens is standing by.