Graphic Design Club to host two documentary showings and a virtual poster presentation at University of Findlay

The University of Findlay’s art program and Graphic Design Club will host a free showing of documentary films and a virtual poster exhibit beginning at 7 tonight in the Brewer Lecture Hall, located in Brewer Center for Health Sciences on College Street.

“Freedom on the Fence,” a documentary film about the revolutionary role posters played in the social, political and cultural life of Communist Poland, will be shown at 7 p.m. Poster designs from the 2011 Occupy Wall Street movement will be featured on a slideshow following the film. At 8:15 p.m., “POPaganda: The Art and Crimes of Ron English,” which examines the billboard-defacing antics of culture jammers, will be shown.

This event is free and open to the public. It is sponsored by the art program and the Graphic Design Club.

ASHLAND TO HOST ART EXHIBITION – Ashland University’s Coburn Gallery will host an art exhibition featuring the works from the Ashland University Art Department Faculty. The exhibition through Feb. 10.

The exhibition features the following art faculty: George Kocar, Priscilla Roggenkamp, Dan McDonald, Cynthia Petry, Charles Caldemeyer, Jessica Maloney, Keith McMahon, Larry Schiemann and Keith Dull.

FACULTY WORKS TO BE FEATURED – Art by faculty members Anne Beekman, Ed Corle, Spencer Cunningham, Valerie Escobedo, Dr. Diane Kontar, Dr. Marie Louden-Hanes, Anita McCandless and Jeff Salisbury will be on display through Feb. 3 at The University of Findlay’s Lea Gallery, located inside the Virginia B. Gardner Fine Arts Pavilion. The gallery is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. An artists’ reception will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Jan. 20 in the gallery.

UF TO HOST DNA DAY – The University of Findlay will host a DNA Day on Jan. 27 for high school students who are interested in the natural sciences and laboratory research. Students will learn how to perform tests like those seen on the popular “CSI” television shows.

According to Christopher White, instructor of biology and laboratory coordinator, UF faculty will teach the students some of the skills used by a DNA technician in a laboratory. Students also will run some DNA tests themselves.

The visit, slated for 8:15 a.m. to 2 p.m., also will include lunch on campus with current University students, a tour of the campus and admissions information.

MALONE TO HOST INFORMATION PROGRAMS ABOUT GRAD PROGRAMS – Malone University will present information meetings for each of its six graduate programs on February 21, at 6 pm in the Fred F. Silk Auditorium of Mitchell Hall on the campus located at 2600 Cleveland Avenue N.W. in Canton.

Light refreshments and registration begin at 5:45 p.m. Prospective students may visit with the program directors and graduate admissions personnel regarding pursuing a master’s degree in education, counselor education, theological studies, business administration, nursing, and the master of arts in organizational leadership which can be completed n 16 months.

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