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Student spotlight: Sarah Maddox

Kurt Urbanski, Staff Writer

April 19, 2017

Filed under Arts & Leisure

Sarah Maddox, senior communications major, is a student, leader and role model, and she is making the most of her experience at PNW. Maddox graduated from New Prairie High School and transferred to PNW after initially studying...

Alumna puts on production of professor’s play

Amanda Lopez, Arts & Leisure Editor

April 18, 2017

Filed under Arts & Leisure

The play “Ceviche en Pittsburgh,” written by Jose Castro-Urioste, professor of Spanish, is being produced by Summer Coronado, Spring semester 2000 graduate of Spanish international studies. Coronado is the sole proprietor...

Art Tour Adventure

Menghua Xu, Arts & Leisure Writer

April 11, 2017

Filed under Arts & Leisure

  Photographer: Shakira Taylor Students were given the opportunity to learn more about the art on the Hammond campus on March 25 when an art tour was held. Two tours led by Judy Jacobi, assistant vice chancell...

Belly dancing class performs, empowers

Leah Medema, Arts & Leisure Writer

April 4, 2017

Filed under Arts & Leisure

Belly dancing students demonstrated the expressive art during a performance to Sahara Dunes at the CHESS art gallery on March 30. The performance titled, “The Art of Belly Dancing,” began with a speech by instructor Mary...

PNW alumna comes back to teach

Elizabeth Long, Staff Writer

March 20, 2017

Filed under Arts & Leisure

At the start of the fall semester PNW welcomed Krista Thompson to the Communication and Creative Arts department to teach courses in graphic design, advertising, art and photography. Thompson, visiting lecturer, earned all t...