The College of Arts + Architecture honors the 2017 Distinguished Alumni in an awards ceremony. The event in free and open to the public.
Representing each of the five departments of the College, the 2017 CoA+A Distinguished Alumni are
Architecture: Melissa Farling (1988)
Art & Art History: Margaret McAdams (1977)
Dance: Hardin Minor (1979)
Music: Douglas James (1979)
Theatre: Amy Andrews Harrell (1985)
The Distinguished Alumni Awards were created by the College of Arts + Architecture in 2015 to recognize the accomplishments of alumni who demonstrate in their work the core themes of the College's vision: professionalism, global perspective, environmental engagement, connectivity with community, collaboration, and the emergence of new ideas, skills, and practices. Each department designates one Distinguished Alum annually, chosen by departmental faculty and administration. Learn more about the 2017 Distinguished Alumni.