VPA Spotlights

Top Senior Fashion Collections | 2016

2016
The School of Design's fashion design program held its senior collection fashion show and selected the top collections to be shown in New York City.

Evin Robinson ’12 G’14 | Paying it Forward

2016
Robinson, a communication and rhetorical studies alumnus, joined with Jessica Santana ’11 G’13 to create New York On Tech, a nonprofit organization that provides pathways for underrepresented New York City high school students into the field of technology.

Lydia Nichols ’07 | She Doodles for Google

2016
Nichols, a graduate of the School of Art's illustration program, has one of the coolest jobs in the world—creating doodles, the changes made to the Google logo on the company’s homepage.

The Spitfire Grill: A Musical

2016
A young woman seeking redemption helps a weary Wisconsin town rediscover its value while finding the meaning of home in the Department of Drama’s recent production of this Off-Broadway musical.

Markova Casseus ’16

2016
Casseus, a communication and rhetorical studies major, is involved in a variety of on-campus organizations, all supporting her overall goal of becoming an executive producer for her own television network.

Punk Rock


2016
The Department of Drama tackled the volatile combination of adolescence and anxiety in Simon Stephens’ 2009 play.

Hand Made | Apostrophe’ S

2016
Artists featured in the recent exhibition included Ann Clarke, dean of VPA, and School of Art faculty members Andrew Havenhand, Kevin Larmon, and Tom Hall.