The McNeese State University Department of Visual Arts will host this spring's High School Portfolio Day 2013 for junior and senior high school art students from 9 a.m.-noon March 23 in the Abercrombie Gallery, located in Room 125 of the Shearman Fine Arts Center.
Registration will begin at 8:30 a.m. in Abercrombie and tours will be available for students, parents and teachers.
Students are invited to bring their art portfolios of no more than 10 images and/or sketchbooks for visual arts faculty to review for award consideration.
Seniors receiving merit certificates will be recommended by the department to receive a Distinguished Achievement Award in Art, with cash awards ranging in value up to $500 if they enroll at McNeese in visual arts and meet eligibility guidelines.
For more information, contact the department at 337-475-5060. Students can also pre-register to receive assigned review appointments by contacting event coordinator, Lisa Reinauer, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Persons needing accommodations as provided by the Americans with Disabilities Act should contact the ADA Coordinator at 337-475-5428, voice; 337-475-5960, fax; 337-562-4227, TDD/TTY, hearing impaired; or by email at email@example.com.