March 6, 2019 | Tags: College & Campus
With Columbia students and families about to hit the road for spring break, Stephens College and community partners will be hosting an eye-opening presentation on the dangers of distracted driving. “Distracted Driving: End the Epidemic,” which will be held at 7 p.m. on March 13, 2019, aims to educate the mid-Missouri community about the very real dangers of distracted driving.
Associate Professor Kristy Buchanan ’83 has Japanese beetle art selected for international film festival design competition
March 2, 2019 | Tags:
The artwork of Stephens College Associate Professor Kirsty Buchanan ’83 is on sale right now at the True/False film festival. Her Japanese beetle design, “Infestation,” was selected by the festival, among the work of other artists, as best exemplifying the theme “STRANGER HOST.”
March 1, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Digital Filmmaking
The True/False Film Festival will feature the work of four Stephens students as part of the Saturday night event, Gimme Truth!. Billed by the international festival as “America’s favorite documentary game show,” Gimme Truth! challenges the audience and a panel of contestants to determine the “truthiness” of two-minute documentaries.
February 26, 2019 | Tags: Alumnae Achievement, College & Campus
Stephens College Trustee Anita Parran ’73 joined a panel of local leaders on the Stephens College campus as they addressed “What does Black History Month mean to Columbia and Missouri?”
February 22, 2019 | Tags: School of Design, Fashion
Becca McCharen-Tran, the founder of Chromat, visited the Stephens College campus as part of the Jeannene Booher Fashion Lecture Series on Feb. 20. Her designs have been worn by Beyoncé, Taylor Swift, Madonna and Ariana Grande.
February 18, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Health Sciences
Two Stephens College School of Health Sciences students, Micah Weirich ’19 and Carissa Stevens ’21, recently attended the PLEN Women in STEM Policy seminar in Washington, D.C., which allowed students to hear firsthand from women in science, health and technology who are shaping our nation’s STEM agenda.
February 14, 2019 | Tags: School of Design, Fashion
The Stephens College School of Design will host Becca McCharen-Tran — the mind behind fashion label Chromat — as the next speaker for the Jeannene Booher Fashion Lecture Series.
February 8, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre
Three Stephens College School of Creative and Performing Arts students, Sarah Martin ’19, Erika Martinez ’19 and Hope Pena ’19, attended the Citizens for the Arts Day on Feb. 6 at the Missouri State Capitol in Jefferson City, Mo. This year marked the fourth time the School of Creative and Performing Arts participated in the event that is annually hosted by Missouri Citizens for the Arts (MCA).
February 7, 2019 | Tags: School of Creative & Performing Arts, Theatre
Okoboji Summer Theatre (OST), owned and operated by Stephens College, is proud to announce its 2019 season in Spirit Lake, Iowa. Celebrating 62 years this season, OST is a professional summer-stock company, featuring advanced students at Stephens participating as a part of their B.F.A. program and professional guest artists from across the country creating nine main-stage productions and four Boji Bantam Children’s Theatre productions in 10 weeks each season.
Stephens students receive prestigious scholarships from YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund at NYC gala event
February 6, 2019 | Tags: Student Success, School of Design, Fashion
Three Stephens College fashion program students have each received $5,000 scholarships from the YMA Fashion Scholarship Fund. The School of Design students, Joyce Gayo ’20, Haylee Johnson ’19 and Brandy Shaw ’19, were honored as recipients at the annual YMA gala in New York City this January.
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