BU sponsors art exhibit for area high school students

BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania’s Department of Art and Art History reviewed the art portfolios of 17 students from 10 different high schools on Saturday, May 5 and Monday, May 7, 2018. The portfolio reviews were used to select participants for an exhibit in BU’s Haas Art Gallery.

The following students have been selected for exhibition in BU’s Haas Art Gallery.

Samantha Buffington (Capital Area School for the Arts Charter School, Harrisburg)

Erin Clarke (Danville Area High School)         

Morgan Cole (Southern Columbia Area High School)

Emma Dailey (Shamokin Area High School)

Jenna Deal (Danville Area High School)                      

Jenna Eberly (Selinsgrove Area High School)

Kasey Lynn Halbleib (Elizabethtown Area High School)

Christopher Kalcich (Selinsgrove Area High School)

Samuel Krause (Central Columbia High School)

Mary Kuziak (Danville Area High School)

Reece Lopatka (Danville Area High School)

Rainey Oldfield (Danville Area High School)               

Kayla Rovenolt (Danville Area High School)

Madison Shaffer (Central Columbia High School)

Paige Treibley (Milton Area Senior High)

Beth Wagner (Midd-West High School, Middleburg)

Portia Woodward (Muhlenburg Christian Academy)

The Haas Art Gallery exhibition runs from May 9-23. A reception and awards ceremony is scheduled for Wednesday, May 23, from 6-8 p.m. At the ceremony three students will be awarded cash or tuition scholarship awards.

To learn more about the scholarship program, contact Sue O’Donnell at sodonnel@bloomu.edu or 570-389-5339.

Bloomsburg University is one of 14 universities in Pennsylvania’s State System of Higher Education. The university serves approximately 9,600 students, offering comprehensive programs of study in the colleges of Education, Business, Liberal Arts and Science and Technology.