Stephen Garrison Named Director of Communications for Interior Design Educators Council Foundation
In 2019, Stephen Garrison, assistant professor of Interior Architecture/Design in the School of Architecture at Marywood University, was elected to serve as the Director of Communications for the Interior Design Educators Council Foundation (IDECF). The appointment was made at the annual IDECF conference in Charlotte, N.C. Mr. Garrison has served as a director-at-large on the IDECF Board for the past two years. IDECF invests in interior design education, research, and leadership to advance the design profession and improve the human experience in the designed environment.
Mr. Garrison received both his bachelor and master’s degrees in fine arts from Savannah College of Art and Design. He also teaches a special topics course, “The Groovystuff by Design: Connecting Education with Industry Challenge.” The course, taught at Marywood since 2014, gives Marywood University architecture and interior architecture students the opportunity to spend summer academic sessions learning about and preparing for this distinctive industry challenge.
Marywood University Celebrating the Season by “Making Spirits Bright”
“Making Spirits Bright,” Marywood’s annual celebration of the holiday season through festive programming, community service, and spiritual opportunities, begins in November and continues through New Year’s Eve.
Major Benefactors Recognized at Presidential Society Dinner
Trustee Emerita and Alumna Virginia Collins Shields '48 was awarded the 2023 Presidential Mission Medal, and new members were inducted into the Saint Alphonsus Society.
Marywood University Offers Faith and Support to Israeli and Palestinian People
We ask the members of our Marywood community to pray for the Israeli and Palestinian people who have been impacted, for an end to the conflict, and for the establishment of a just peace that honors the dignity and humanity of all people.