Lanthorn staff attend national ACP conference

Six members of the Grand Valley State University student newspaper the Lanthorn traveled to Washington D.C. for the Associated Collegiate Press' National College Media Convention over the Oct. 21-23 weekend. The students were able to learn about new trends in journalism, meet other journalists, hear from well-known journalists including Bob Woodward, gain experience for their future … Continue reading Lanthorn staff attend national ACP conference


Photography Seniors to Hold Exhibition

The GVSU School of Communications photography seniors will be showcasing their work from April 14-25. Penultimate, a free photographic exhibition featuring thirteen individual photographers’ unique visionary works. On Thursday, April 16 from 5-7 PM there will be a celebratory reception open to the public for viewing the photographers’ latest works. The reception will be held in the Performing … Continue reading Photography Seniors to Hold Exhibition

Photography Senior Thesis Exhibition opening soon

The exhibition, Effective Perspective will open on April 15 and will continue through April 25. The exhibition will be located in the GVSU Art Gallery, Performing Arts Center room 1121. Gallery hours are 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday and Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 7 p.m. The event is sponsored by the School of Communications as they celebrate … Continue reading Photography Senior Thesis Exhibition opening soon

Weitman Gallery features Director of SoC

Now through October 31, the Weitman Gallery, Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts at Washington University in Saint Louis will feature work from the Director of the School of Communications, Anthony Thompson. The Incendiary Iconography Exhibition features documentary photographs of the former Rocky Flats Nuclear Weapons Plant and related waste disposal sites. Thompson … Continue reading Weitman Gallery features Director of SoC

Senior Photo Exhibit April 16-27

"Ballads of Light," the Senior Thesis Photography Exhibit, opens April 16 in the Performing Arts Center Gallery and runs though April 27. There will be an opening reception from 5-7 p.m. on Thursday April 18 in the Performing Arts Center Gallery. See the postcard invitation here: E card- Ballads of Lightecard

Photography students travel to broaden education

Every year, Grand Valley's photography program hosts several field trips to the Art Institute of Chicago to supplement students' education. During the group's trip this fall, students were able to view original work in albumen, platinum and silver by 19th century artists such as Nadar, Julia Margaret Cameron and Peter Henry Emerson. The opportunity to … Continue reading Photography students travel to broaden education

Order your SoC t-shirts today

SoC t-shirts are here! They are $10 and come in S, M, L and XL. Orders are due by Monday, October 29, 2012. Cash or check will be accepted. We will be notify you by email when the delivery comes in, and the shirts can be picked up the the SoC office.   Place your … Continue reading Order your SoC t-shirts today