Guilford College, Greensboro, North Carolina
2009 - 2013
- Bachelor of Arts Candidate, 2013
- Double Major: Biology and Art, Ceramics Focus
- GPA 3.35/ Biology 3.25 / Ceramics 3.62
Semester Abroad at La Scuola Leonardo da Vinci in Siena, Italy Fall 2011
- Participated in semester-long study abroad, focused in art, history and Italian language immersion.
- Guilford College Academic Dean’s List 2011-2012
- Senior Art Thesis Program August 2012- May 2013
- Selected to participate in the Art Department’s honors thesis program, a year-long intensive studio experience including a professional practices component.
Ceramics Department Fundraiser, Guilford College Fall 2010-Spring 2013
- Organized and led a ceramics student art sale from which proceeds were used to fund student tickets to the the North Carolina Potters Conference in Asheboro, NC.
Teacher’s Assistant, Ceramics II, Guilford College January 2011-May 2011
- Assisted ceramics professor Charles Tefft in grading, ran class demonstrations and instruction, held class office hours, and “on-call” responsibilities.
B’nai B’rith Beber Camp, Mukwonago, WI June 2010-August 2010
Director and Educator of Ceramics within the Camp Arts Program
- Created daily lesson plans involving the art of ceramics for ages ranging from seven to seventeen, communicated instructions to the class, taught the recycling of clay every week, organized and planned weekly firings of the electric kiln, taught electric kiln glazing techniques and communicated weekly with the art program director.
North Carolina Potters Conference, Asheboro, NC March 2010-March 2013
- Volunteered and attended the conference each spring showcasing famous potters and ceramic programs which entailed lectures, demonstrations, and networking. Cleaned, videotaped and assisted with the conference needs.
SPINE: 2013 Senior Thesis Art Exhibition, Bauman Galleries and May 2013
McMichael Family Atrium, Founders Hall, Guilford College, Greensboro, NC
- Exhibited the City for Elisabeth Series, very-large scale ceramic teapots and curated installation of my work within the context of a group exhibition.
Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition, Guilford College, Founders Hall Gallery & Commons, Greensboro, NC November 2012 and November 2010
- Co-curated exhibition and assisted with lighting and dismounting.