Honors: Aaron Cowan, Erin Drew, Keeva Lough, John McVay, Laurence Reese, and Emily Sarten

Aaron Cowan, Erin K. Drew, Keeva Danielle Lough, John McVay, Laurence Myers Reese, and Emily Sarten (all Art) received congressional commendations from Congresswoman Dina Titus. Each MFA candidate was recognized for contributing to the arts and culture in Las Vegas. The commendation was presented to them on the occasion of exhibiting work at Test Site Projects gallery for the exhibition "What Seems like Forever," curated by Erik Beehn.

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People | April 9, 2021
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People | April 7, 2021
For as long as she can remember, Alexis Freudenberger’s life has revolved around breakfast. Now, the graduate student is learning all the tricks of the hospitality trade — and figuring out just how and where she will apply them.