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Computer Art Club carves top prize at animation festival

Members of the BGSU Computer Art Club (CAC) attended the Ottawa International Animation Festival to learn about what's going on in the animation industry and walked away as champion pumpkin carvers.

Seventeen CAC members, along with their faculty advisor, Bonnie Mitchell, professor of digital arts, earned the top prize in the festival's pumpkin carving contest, sponsored by the Cartoon Network. This highly competitive and fun competition attracts a wide range of creative participants including: international artists working at animation companies, students and faculty from around the world and independent animators.


Wolfe Center for the Arts

Diana of Dobson's by Cicely Hamilton

November 16-19 | Thomas B. and Kathleen M. Donnell Theatre
The BGSU Department of Theatre and Film presents five performances of "Diana of Dobson's," a show that was first performed in London in 1908. The play introduces the audience to the overworked and underpaid female assistants at Dobson's Drapery Emporium, whose only alternative to their dead-end jobs is the unlikely prospect of marriage. Show and ticket information is available at



December 2 | 5-9 p.m. | Fine Arts Center and The Wolfe Center for the Arts
The 13th annual holiday showcase of art across the spectrum offers a true extravaganza for art lovers of all ages. Under the theme "Make. Believe." the event features the magic and imagination of puppetry and the talents and creations of students, faculty and alumni musicians, artists, dancers and performers. BGSU alumna Mel Hatch Douglas brings her Madcap Productions Puppet Theatre to campus, and BGSU puppet master Bradford Clark will share some of his puppet masterpieces. Hands-on activities, exhibits and demonstrations, and art sales for holiday shoppers round out the evening.


Faculty and Staff Art Exhibition

December 2-13 | Dorothy Uber Bryan Gallery, Fine Arts Center
The 67th annual Faculty and Staff Art Exhibition opens in conjunction with ArtsX. The exhibition provides an opportunity to appreciate the efforts of some of the finest artists in this region, presenting work in a wide range of media by current and emeriti faculty and current staff members of the School of Art.