Congratulations 2011 Department of Art and Design Award Recipients

Montclair State University’s College of the Arts will hold its Convocation ceremony on Saturday, May 14, at the University’s Amphitheater. Byron Pitts, multiple Emmy Award-winning journalist who’s currently chief national correspondent for CBS News with Katie Couric and contributing correspondent to 60 Minutes, will receive an honorary Doctor of Letters degree. Scott Schneider, owner and president of Full Production Services (FPS), a special event-production company based in South Jersey, will receive the Leonardis Distinguished Alumni Achievement Award.

The College of the Arts congratulates its graduating students and all 2011 Award Recipients from the Department of Art and Design!

Excellence in Art Education
Heidi Irons  

Zuzanna Dabek  

Excellence in Filmmaking
Edward Stevens

Excellence in Art History
Tiara Crawford

Tess Yaney (Undergraduate)

Caitlin Popp (Undergraduate)

Nicoletta Aguccioni (Undergraduate)

Excellence in Jewelry
Melissa J. Graff

Ann Elizabeth Donnelly (Undergraduate)

Jamie Levine (Undergraduate)

Kristal Romano (Undergraduate) 

Steven  R. Maietta (Undergraduate)

Excellence in Screenwriting
Kenneth Hanley

Excellence in Painting
Daniela Puliti

Shara French (Undergraduate)

Whitney Newson (Graduate)

Excellence in Animation/Illustration
Brian Kapp

Samantha Gallagher

Cento Amici Award
Carley Hussain 

Victoria Leta

Excellence in Photography
Anne-Marie Caruso

Nathan Bajar

Excellence in Drawing
Caitlin Albright

Alumni Association Graduate Citation
Miranda Mayer

Katherine Hall Scholarship
Briana Horohoe

Don & Judy Miller Award
Tiffany Asraf 

Excellence in Fashion Studies
Jessica Barber

Alicia Leigh Bradshaw

Briana Horohoe  

Excellence in Graphic Design
Linda Danh

Excellence in Industrial Design
Andrew Zheng
Heather Rohllf

Sara Isola