With the academic year coming to a close, the following NIU School of Art and Design students were honored at this year’s Graduate Student Awards.  

Outstanding Graduate Student Awards
Shane Bowers – Art and Design (Studio – Sculpture)
Dana Katz – Art and Design (Art+Design Education)
Nicholas Leonard – Art and Design (Art+Design Education)
Markie Striegel – Art and Design (Art History)

University Fellowship
Rachelle Hill – Art and Design (Studio – Printmaking)

Outstanding Graduate Teaching Assistant Award
Elyse Sawka – Art and Design (Design – Photography)