The Shield


Division of Outreach offers art workshop for children in the community

Ben Hauschild

November 4, 2014

The Division of Outreach and Engagement at USI oversees many programs and workshops for members of the community. "Our department helps find programs to do around the community,” said manager of school partnerships Jaclyn Dumond. USI offers a variety of children and student programming throughout...

Community remembers artistic instructor

Meredith Harris

December 11, 2013

Stephen Herron lost his eyesight when someone hit him in the eye with a beer bottle as he tried to break up a bar fight during a concert. It wasn't until after the adjunct art instructor lost his eyesight that he enrolled in classes at USI. Despite the loss, he was still able to make ceramic barns...

Ceramics professor exhibits art in New Harmony

Ariana Beedie

November 13, 2013

One of USI's assistant professors of ceramics prepares to fill the biggest exhibition space she’s ever had with functional pottery, all while participating in many other ceramics events and teaching. Alisa “Al” Holen will present her work at the New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, Nov. 23....

Galleries display student work

Ariana Beedie

April 24, 2013

Matt Perez never thought he would place first in an art exhibition. The junior studio art major won Best of Show, along with two other major awards, at the 43rd Annual Juried Student Art Exhibition on April 7. “I’m happy to be where I’m at right now,” Perez said. Perez entered four pieces of art int...

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