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CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State University students completing their bachelor of fine arts degrees this spring will present their thesis show May 29 through June 16 in OSU’s Fairbanks Gallery, 220 S.W. 26th St., Corvallis.

Ten students graduating from various art disciplines will be exhibiting: Michael Burke, Carla Friedt, Erika Graves, Timothy Hartsock, Alec Landon, Rosalie Lingo, Claire Moore, Hally Pridgen, Andrea Quirarte and Nicole Ugulini.

A reception will be held in the gallery at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 6. Provost Ed Feser will present the President’s Award for Excellence in Art and the Provost’s Purchase Award. Larry Rodgers, dean of the College of Liberal Arts, will present the College of Liberal Arts Purchase Award.

Seniors of Distinction Awards also will be presented to acknowledge outstanding graduating seniors in studio art, photography and art history.

Fairbanks Gallery is open weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., as well as special hours during commencement, noon to 4 p.m. June 16.

College of Liberal Arts

About the OSU College of Liberal Arts: The College of Liberal Arts includes the fine and performing arts, humanities and social sciences, making it one of the largest and most diverse colleges at OSU. The college's research and instructional faculty members contribute to the education of all university students and provide national and international leadership, creativity and scholarship in their academic disciplines.


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