Art Department: Foundation Year Resources

Photos of Shannon Atwell in London and riding a camel

Shannon Atwell

Graphic Design Major
Studied in London, England

"By far, it was the most incredible experience of my life. Not only did I make lifelong friends from all over the world, I was able to travel to ten different countries, be inspired by my surroundings, and fully immerse myself in a new culture."

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Welcome!

Your first year as an art student at Marywood University is an important step in your development as an artist. To help make your foundation year a success, we offer a number of resources to guide you.

Throughout your foundation year, you'll have the opportunity to engage in several art related activities including attending exhibits and visiting artist talks, taking field trips, and participating in the foundation portfolio review. To learn more about art related campus activities, be sure to follow the Art Department on Facebook, Twitter, Tumblr, and subscribe to our blog, Where Creativity Works for important details and information about upcoming events.

Got questions?

Sue Jenkins
Foundations Area Coordinator
Foundations Seminar Coordinator
Assistant Professor of Art
Shields Center for Visual Arts 131
suejenkins@marywood.edu | ext 2178