Announcing the VCS scavenger hunt, starting now

To celebrate the start of the new academic year, we’re holding a scavenger hunt for all incoming and returning students in the Visual & Critical Studies program. In the competition, two-person teams will take selfies showing both team members at specified locations and will post them to Instagram or Twitter with a special hashtag; the […]

This Tuesday evening: “Declassified: The Price of Freedom Is Evident Here”

Posted by on Nov 10, 2013 in Campus Life, Events, Exhibitions, Other | One Comment

Around a year ago, I wrote about “Declassified: A Portrait of the Veteran as a Young Artist,” an exhibition in the Photography Department that I curated along with several members of the SVA Veterans Coalition of Arts (SVA-VCA). This Tuesday, November 12th from 7 to 9 pm, the SVA-VCA will present “Declassified: The Price of […]

Coming up on Monday: an information session and call for submissions for The Dialogue

This year, VCS student Jennifer Keyes is serving as Editor-in-Chief of The Dialogue, SVA’s online magazine (you can read about its prior incarnation under a different name at this page on the SVA website). A couple days ago, Jennifer contacted me about an information meeting they’re holding this coming Monday to let people know about […]

Announcing the second annual VCS apple & pear picking field trip

– Here’s an announcement from the VCS Field Trip Committee: Hello All, We are pleased to announce the Visual and Critical Studies Department’s first field trip of the year. On Saturday, October 5th, we will be going Apple/Pear Picking at Dubois Farms in Highland, NY! Last year, a group of about 20 students went upstate […]

Announcing a new film series for the VCS community

The fall 2013 semester starts today, and we’d like to welcome our students and faculty back to VCS, and say hello to our new first-year students. Next week, we’re inaugurating a new film series scheduled for every other Tuesday evening this semester. It’s an informal extracurricular program offering a chance for people to hang out, […]

This Sunday the 7th: the VCS field trip club goes apple picking

Recently, VCS student Ilana Kruger started a field trip club to give people in the program a short break from coursework and let them try out new things away from the SVA campus. The club’s inaugural trip will take place this Sunday, October 7th, with a trip to DuBois Farms in Highland, NY for an […]

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