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Life Beyond SOAC:

 An evening of alumni & professional panel discussions and networking opportunities for careers in Art & Design, Communication, Music and Theatre.

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

5:30pm – 8:30pm

Karen Hille Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

 

Career Connections and the School of Arts and Communication are partnering to provide alumni, students and faculty opportunities to connect. The evening is scheduled with three career panels comprised of alumni working in areas in which they graduated – Art & Design, Communication, Theatre, and Music – followed by a reception.

Please dress in business casual.

5:30pm - 6:15pm

ART & DESIGN AND COMMUNICATION PANELISTS:

Holly Dunning, UX Designer, Jackson Fish Market  ’11

Jeremy Mangan, Artist, www.jeremymangan.com  ’98

Kelly McLaughlin, (ceramics/sculpture)  ’14

Lisa Patterson, Editor in Chief, South Sound Magazine and 425 Magazine  ’98

Christy Pelland, Artist/Owner, Sweet Betty Jean & c. pelland photography  ’05

Kari Plog, Reporter, The News Tribune  ’11

Jim Walker, Founder & Chief Creative Officer, jimwalkerseattle  ’76

5:30pm - 6:15pm

THEATRE AND MUSIC PANELISTS:

Aaron Jacobs, CEO, OMH Creative  ’00

Micah Haven, Director of Bands, Meeker Middle School, Tacoma School District  ’09

Judy Herrington, Lower School Music Director, Charles Wright Academy, Founder, Artistic Director & Conductor, Tacoma Youth Chorus (BA University of Oregon, MAT Lewis and Clark College)

Katie Skovholt, Manager Director, Seattle ProMusica  ’06

6:30pm - 7:15pm

BUSINESS & CAREER MANAGEMENT PANELISTS:

Louis Hobson, Actor/Producer, Co-Founder Indie Theatrical  ’98

Aaron Jacobs, CEO, OMH Creative  ’00

Jeremy Mangan, Artist, www.jeremymangan.com  ’98

Lisa Patterson, Editor, South Sound Magazine  ’98

Katie Skovholt, Managing Director, Seattle ProMusica  ’10

Jim Walker, Founder & Chief Creative Officer, jimwalkerseattle  ’76

7:30pm - 8:30pm

STUDENTS AND PANELISTS MEET & GREET

This is a great opportunity for students, panelists and faculty to meet one another and exchange information.

Includes complimentary appetizers and refreshments.