A tale of two artists: Living in the Fine Arts House

Posted by Courtney Clancy on Feb 8, 2017 9:13:00 AM

 

From the Valley to Western Heights, the Student Ghetto to Fraternity Village, there are endless options when it comes to housing at Western Michigan University. Each residence hall boasts its own perks, and each neighborhood offers its own quirks.

College of Fine Arts students have yet another housing option available to them: the Fine Arts House. If for you, home is where the art is, then this Living Learning Community might be a perfect fit. Located in Draper/Siedschlag Hall, the Fine Arts House offers a great opportunity for those with a love of visual and performing arts to live together.

Meet Jules and Tracey, two current College of Fine Arts students. Though their artistic interests and pursuits couldn't be more different, they both found home in the Fine Arts House at Draper/Siedschlag. Get a sense for the Fine Arts House experience through their memories and accounts.

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Topics: Insider, School of Music, Student Experience, Frostic School of Art, Kalamazoo, A Tale of Two Artists

Dialogue with the Deans

Posted by Natalie Faculak on Sep 12, 2016 2:33:55 PM

 

It’s that time of year again. Classes have resumed, the leaves are starting to change color and sweatshirts are replacing beach towels. But while you were on summer break soaking up the rays and working a part-time job, not everyone left campus. Among those that remain on campus during the summer months are admissions counselors, academic advisors and deans in order to prepare for the new academic year come September.

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Topics: Insider, Careers in the Arts

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