madeby Gallery will host the Third Annual Ringling College Alumni and Veteran Show, Friday, November 10 to Saturday, December 9, 2017.
Friday, November 10, 2017 from 5:00 TO 7:00 pm
at madeby Gallery at the Ulla Searing Student Center.
Prizes and ribbons will be awarded!
Please submit your work by sending up to 8 jpegs to firstname.lastname@example.org.
All artwork must be available for sale and can be in any medium. Wall art must be ready to hang.
Submission deadline, October 31, 2017
60% of the sale goes directly to you and 40% goes to the college to support madeby???s efforts in promoting you both on and off campus through TV, print advertising and events.
The show is a great opportunity to sell your work and make potential business connections with our madeby customers and community.
Sarasota, FL 34234www.madebygallery.com
All are invited to a Halloween screening of THE SHINING
"All work and no play makes Jack a dull boy."
Where: Academic Center Auditorium
When: October 26, 7:00 pm
Start your Halloween celebration early with a visit to the notorious Overlook Hotel, the setting for Stanley Kubrick's The Shining. Jack Nicholson, arguably the greatest actor of his generation, steals the film as Jack Torrance, a writer who descends into madness in the isolation of the hotel, which is closed for winter.
From: Peter McAllister, VP for Academic Affairs
To: Ringling College Community
Thursday, October 26, the parking lot located at the southeast corner of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Way and US 41 will be reserved all day for employees and guests of the Sherwin-Williams Company.
The Ringling College Interior Design Department is hosting the Sherwin-Williams Company. They will be conducting classes and workshops as part of continuing education units certified by American Institute of Architects (AIA), Interior Design Continuing Education Council (IDCEC) or Green Building Certification Institute (GBCI).
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your cooperation and understanding.
From: Amy Pettengill, Director
of International Student Affairs
in FLORENCE, ITALY Please
join us for a Studio Art College International (SACI) Information Session and
learn about late spring and semester study abroad options. The
late spring program is open to all years, all majors and will involve other
RCAD students and RCAD instructor, Don Brandes. Thursday,
October 26 at 11:30 in Room 207 of the Academic Center. Lunch
will be provided.
STUDY in FLORENCE, ITALY
Please join us for a Studio Art College International (SACI) Information Session and learn about late spring and semester study abroad options.
The late spring program is open to all years, all majors and will involve other RCAD students and RCAD instructor, Don Brandes.
Thursday, October 26 at 11:30 in Room 207 of the Academic Center.
Lunch will be provided.
Hasbro, Alumni Mentor, and Food for Thought:
All majors / All years welcome!
Recruiter - Hasbro
AC 209 at 11:30am - 12:15pm
Presentation by Hayes McCarthy of Cake Mix Studios, Marc Millspaugh, Jan Lagory of sculpting, Danielle Tisdale of sculpting, Matt Eng of iPLAY, and VP of Engineering Stu Yang. If you submitted to Hasbro, please plan to attend this presentation.
Special event - Alumni Mentor - Prepare for Thesis and Life After Ringling
Library 113 at 7 pm
James Frio, IL '13, will be giving tips on job search strategies, networking, and finding your career path. He will also be talking about how to plan for thesis and your senior year.
How to Apply to On-campus Recruiters
Library 113 at 10:30 am
Join Alejandra and Erin prior to Food for Thought for a discussion on how easy it is to apply for on-campus recruiters.
Food for Thought - Public Speaking and Presenting
Library 113 at 11:30am -12:15pm
Meigs Glidewell, professional writer, editor, gag writer, and comedian, will lead us through the art of understanding the difference between social conversation and public speaking.
As always - check College Central for updates!
The Sarasota Museum of Art, a division of the Ringling College of Art + Design, is excited to share our fall season lineup, featuring programming with renowned architects, designers, and scholars.
Check out our Fall Program Guide for more details. All events are FREE for Ringling College students, faculty & staff, and take place at our funky pop-up event space "The Works" - located at 891 S. Tamiami Trail.
The next event is this Thursday 26 October at 5:30pm - we hope to see you there!
Please Join Us!
You are invited to a special Shabbat Dinner to meet our community Shaliach, Maor Ben-Arie,
And former Israel Defense Forces soldiers, Joey and Eden, who are currently touring
With StandWithUs and will present their stories about the time they spent in the IDF.
Friday, November 3, 2017
at 7 p.m.
Ringling College of Art & Design,
Alfred R. Goldstein Library
2700 Bradenton Rd., Sarasota, FL 34234
The Larry Thompson Academic Center will be open beginning Monday, August 21, 2017 on the following schedule:
Labs and Studios that are open during extended building hours:
RE: Visiting Graphic Designer
On: Tuesday, October 24, 2017
At: 7:00 pm in Room ACACTR 209
All are invited to hear Saki Mafundikwa, a graphic designer native to Zimbabwe with a BA in Fine Arts from Indiana University and an MFA from Yale. Saki has been featured in several Ted Talks and is coming to campus as part of the annual Art History guest lecture series. He will be speaking about how art history has influenced his unique approach to graphic design. Come here him, meet him, and see his work on Tuesday, October 24th at 7:00 PM in the Thompson Academic Center, room 209.
Peter Rawlik, Guest Author for Visiting Writers Forum
On: Tuesday, October 24th, 7pm - 8:15pm
In: Goldstein Library room 113
Please join us on Tuesday evening to hear horror writer Peter Rawlik share recently-published writing, discuss his career as a writer and editor, and answer questions from the audience. This event is part of the Visiting Writers Forum, an Author Reading & Conversation series that's sponsored by the Creative Writing Program.
Every Visiting Writers Forum event is free and open to the public. Everyone is welcome.
Rawlik is the author of more than 50 short stories as well as the novels Reanimators, The Weird Company, Reanimatrix, and The Peaslee Papers. He is a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Science Fiction and a regular member of the Lovecraft Ezine podcast.
For more information, please visit: www.visitingwritersforum.com
Ryan G. Van Cleave, Creative Writing Ringleader
Ringling College of Art and Design is pleased to announce we will offer a new BFA in Virtual Reality Development. This degree program will be housed in the Computer Animation department, overseen by Jim McCampbell, and will welcome its first class of students in Fall 2018.
Students of this major will learn to design, create, and analyze immersive experiences for countless industries including, but not limited to, advertising, architecture, education, gaming, and healthcare.
Congratulations and thank you to the team of people who made it all happen!
Learn more about VR Development.
From: Amy Pettengill, Director of International Student Affairs
de los MUERTOS at Ringling College of Art and Design! Help Needed!
The College will be celebrating the Day of the Dead during the week of October 30.
Festivities will take place in the Goldstein Library.
In anticipation, we need students to help create decorations and other items for the celebration.
Please join us for a workshop on Wednesday, October 18 from 11:30 am -12:30 p.m. in Room 314 of the Goldstein Library.
Bring any supplies you have. See you there!
Thank you so much to everyone that donated to the Immokalee Hurricane Relief drive!
Ringling is now holding a donation drive benefitting the victims in the US Virgin Islands. They are asking for various items which you can see in the attached poster.
Drop off locations are in the same spots; Front Desk of Student Life and the Faculty Center.
If you have any questions, please contact Susan Saulnier email@example.com
Here is the flyer for the USFSM Get on the Bus game. This is USF annual trip to a USF Football game and we are thankful enough to be invited to join them and the other Cross College Alliance schools! The game this year is against the University of Houston on Saturday, Oct. 28th.
Tickets are $15 and the link is below. Anyone can click on the link to purchase their tickets. There will be a free tailgate starting 90 minutes before kick-off. The tailgate is first come, first serve - so come early and enjoy tasty food and time with good friends! As of right now, the game time has not yet been announced but we will let you all know when it has been posted!
To RSVP for the tailgate, please click here: https://goo.gl/forms/WMybCXr6Rrt6l4Qt1
Link to purchase tickets: https://groupmatics.events/event/FriendsUSFSM
Any questions feel free to email me firstname.lastname@example.org
Illest of Illustration Schedule of Events!
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12
Visiting Artist Demo with Woonyoung Jung - 7:00 p.m. in the Larry Thompson Academic Center, Rm 209. Join us in learning from, and welcoming Woonyoung to Ringling College together! See attachment.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13
Illest Opening Reception - 7:00 to 9:30 p.m. in the Diane Roskamp Exhibition Hall. Semi-formal attire is encouraged!
Illest of Illustration is pleased to present this year's Exhibition, "Mythos", with guest judge Woonyoung Jung!
Illest of Illustration is a Club that's entering its 12th year of activities and juried exhibitions. Each year the Illest group invites a celebrity judge to come and jury the student-run show, provide an artist demo, and provide a Q&A session for Ringling College's aspiring artistic students. The Illest group selects a yearly theme for t-shirt and poster designs, both of which are selected through a student-run contest. This year's theme is "Mythos".
The 2017 guest judge, Woonyoung Jung, is a prolific and internationally known Asian-American artist. His continuum of work includes illustration, visual development, and freelance. He's known for his personal works such as "Modern Witches" and "Athletics with Dinosaurs", and he currently works as a Visual Development Artist with Dreamworks Animation in Los Angeles, CA.
The Ringling Community and their guests are invited to the events on both Thursday, October 12 and Friday, October 13! The Exhibition will be on view through October 30.
On-line Pre-registration for Spring 2017 Begins:
4th Year Students Tuesday, November 7th at 11:30 a.m.
3rd Year Students Wednesday, November 8th at 11:30 a.m.
2nd Year Students Thursday, November 9th 11:30 a.m.
1st Year Students Friday, November 10th at 11:30 a.m.
The Spring 2018 schedule can now be viewed in Self-Service. There may be changes over the next few weeks before registration opens. You can also review your electronic degree plan in Self-Service at any time. It will update automatically as you receive grades and register for courses.
You should meet with your Academic Adviser to review your audit sheet and respective schedule before you complete on-line pre-registration. Make an appointment here up to two weeks in advance: Academic Advising Appointment Scheduling
The instructions for using Self-Service to search for and register for courses are attached to this announcement. Read them carefully and follow the instructions.
Remember: Pre-registration is when you identify the required courses you need to take in your major for Spring 2018 plus choose the electives and/or Liberal Arts/Art History courses that also meet your degree requirements. It may not be your final schedule as course offerings may change before the semester starts. Ringling College of Art and Design guarantees that students who complete the required coursework in the prescribed order listed on your audit sheet will be assured of enrollment in all required courses for your major within the time-frame proposed for graduation. Therefore, the Registrar's Office reserves the right to revise students' schedules after pre-registration to assure that all students are enrolled in the classes they need for their major.
Pre-set schedules are not to be changed.
Check Self-Service to see if there is a STOP on your account. All STOPS must be cleared before you can register. Please check with the office that placed the STOP.
I understand that when I register for any class at Ringling College of Art & Design I accept full responsibility to pay all tuition, fees and charges assessed. Financial Aid is initially calculated based upon full-time enrollment. If you register for less than full-time your Financial Aid will be prorated accordingly.
The Office of International Student Affairs wants to inform you that Ringling College of Art and Design's Fourth Annual International Education Week (IEW) will take place early in the Spring 2018 semester. All students, staff and faculty are invited to take part. IEW is a joint initiative of the U.S. Departments of State and Education and is celebrated in more than 100 countries worldwide.
Planning for International Education Week at RCAD is underway. There are two ways to become involved: join the planning committee or suggest/organize an event.
To volunteer, please contact Amy Pettengill, email@example.com.
For more information about IEW, visit:
From: Rick Tubbs, Office of Public Safety
The following are local companies in the area offering promotions to students at discounted rates!
If you are interested, please contact them directly for more details.
Sarasota Opera Student Rush Program - see attached flyer!
STUDENT/TEACHER RUSH TICKETS
Student/teacher rush tickets are just $10 when you buy them at the lobby box office 30 minutes before a performance. Just present a current ID to redeem your ticket.
Cash only. Valid student ID is required. Teachers must be actively teaching with a current ID. Subject to availability. Ticket purchases are non-refundable. Restrictions apply.
STUDENT SEASON PASS
See Unlimited Opera for Just $25
Don???t miss a note of our 2017-18 Season with the Sarasota Opera Student Season Pass. Present your pass and student ID at the lobby box office 30 minutes before each performance to redeem your ticket.
Offer does not apply to previously purchased tickets. Exclusive to Sarasota Opera performances only. Student Pass is non-transferable. Subject to availability. Ticket purchases are non-refundable.
Call or visit our box office today to learn more about our student/teacher tickets.
941-328-1300 | sarasotaopera.org
Ringling International Arts Festival
October 18 - 21, 2017
$10 Student Tickets! Tickets may be purchased online, in person or by calling 941-360-7399
For ardent aficionados of adventurous art, the 2017 Ringling International Arts Festival (RIAF) presents a dynamic array of ingenious and inventive contemporary performance. With music ranging from the folkloric to the avant-garde, dance that explores the comedy and pathos of 21st-century life, and theatrical narratives both intimate and massive in scope and in scale, this is your opportunity to explore the unexpected and expect the unexplored. With affordably priced performances you can enjoy the entire day. Lunch and dinner are available on-site
Also, be sure to mark your calendars for the NEXT Ringling Underground, October 5th! FREE with Student ID!
Sarasota Film Society - Student Discount Promotion!
October 1st 2017 - January 31st 2018
Any student 22 & under may visit the Box Office of Burns Court or Lakewood Ranch Cinemas to apply for the Student Trial Membership!
No Purchase Necessary to Apply!