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Jenna Sharp, USI graduate and recipient of the Endeavor Award grant, paints a mural at the River Kitty Cat Cafe on Main Street.

Former student paints for the cats

Emma Corry, Features Editor April 27, 2020

River Kitty Cat Cafe has a fresh coat of paint. The cafe, located on Main Street, is home to drinks, snacks and cats up for adoption from the Vanderburgh Humane Society and it now has a new mural right...

John McNaughtan, a professor emeritus of art, created this piece titled

Galleries showcase artistry of wood

Emma Corry, Features Editor September 24, 2019

A wooden dresser with a flower on top sits in the McCutchan Art Center/Pace Galleries. John McNaughton, a professor emeritus of art, made the piece titled “Reliquary” for a woman named Ann Lannert. The...

Carli Murkve photographed on campus.

Crafting art to craft a business

USI student balances school and personal projects
Jeana Everhart, Staff Writer August 27, 2019

Carli Murkve sat in her great aunt’s green room and felt inspired to draw her aunt’s German Shepard. Focusing on the dog’s brown eyes, Murkve said the calm scenery of the room helped inspire her...

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