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Dean Kessmann's recycling truck design

Revamped recycling trucks feature artwork from professor, local artists

August 30, 2018
Corcoran Professor Dean Kessmann has been awarded one of the 2018 “Designed to Recycle” grants from the DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. His design, along with 14 others, will be featured on recycling trucks hitting DC streets this fall. Originally published in the GW Hatchet by Sumriddhi Mittal on August 30, 2018.
Photo of Cody Lindquist, BA ’02

Comedy Central: Alumna Polls Political Laughs

August 17, 2018
Actress Cody Lindquist, BA ’02, has played twin sister murder victims on Law & Order and a mock action hero on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. She’s appeared in commercials for Dunkin Donuts, 7-Up and Pizza Hut. She’s even performed a full Star War scene dressed as Princess Leia in a rush-hour New York City subway car.
Jae Rhim Lee researching for her Infinity Mushroom Project

Announcing New Faculty joining the Corcoran Fall 2018

August 07, 2018
The Corcoran School of the Arts and Design is welcoming new faculty members this fall who will contribute added dimension and ingenuity to both new and well-established programs. The new additions include Professors in Interactive Design, Theatre, Foundations, Exhibition Design and Music.
Michael Kharfen of the D.C. Department of Health speaks at the Sexual+Being campaign launch event Thursday. (William Atkins/GW T

‘Sexual + Being’ Launches at Corcoran

July 26, 2018
The Corcoran School of the Arts and Design at the George Washington University hosted an art competition and reception Thursday night to launch “Sexual + Being,” a new sexual health campaign by the D.C. Department of Health.
A drawing from Kit White's "101 Things to Learn in Art School." (Amazon)

Drawings from '101 Things to Learn in Art School' Donated to Brady Gallery

July 26, 2018
Kit White, author of the best-selling book “101 Things to Learn in Art School,” gifted 82 of his original drawings from the book to the Luther W. Brady Art Gallery at the George Washington University in honor of the gallery’s namesake, Luther W. Brady, B.A. ’46, M.D. ’48.