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Since graduating in Spring of 2007, I have been an in Account Management role. I have become experienced with business development and a strong background in creating growth for business services companies. I am currently at Eicher Engineering Solutions which is a global product development solutions company headquartered in India with resources in China and Farmington Hills, MI. I have been with Eicher for over three years now and it has been a great experience. At Eicher, I am responsible for new client development, cultivating relationships, and building trust with my current clients for the purpose of making recommendations on critical job orders. Also, I would like to add that Dr. Jason Swedene and Dr. George Denger played a major role in my success at academically at LSSU and professionally throughout my career.

Scott Abramczyk, Account Manager, Eicher Engineering Solutions-Inc

College of Arts, Letters and Social Sciences

School of Communication Studies and the Fine & Performing Arts

Fine Arts Studies Department

The mission of the Fine Arts Studies program at Lake Superior State University is to prepare students for both post-baccalaureate careers and professional schools or graduate level study. This is a multidisciplinary program. Through a personalized course of study, the program provides students with a variety of course work and opportunities that require the integration of various mediums in the production and creation of original work. The program seeks to facilitate the students' potential as artists in diverse areas of study, encourage critical reading, and thinking skills through critique and discussion. In addition, it seeks to foster the development of their individual skills and aesthetic natures. Students in the Fine Arts program will be prepared for careers as fine arts professionals in various contexts that are relevant to the individual student and his/her goals.

The program will:

  • Offer courses designed and taught in relationship to current praxis and theory.
  • Provide opportunities for further skill development and maturation.
  • Continue to develop and improve course offerings.
  • Prepare students to think critically and objectively about art and its production.
  • Instill in the students, an understanding of the potential of art to communicate across diverse local, national, and international contexts through a variety of platforms.
  • Improve facilitation of the program between consortium participants.

Goals

  • To help students improve, mature, and discover their artistic talents.
  • Students will develop a portfolio of work appropriate to their selected concentrations within the program.
  • Provide students with the opportunity and guidance to develop an interdisciplinary capstone project resulting in an exhibition, performance, or installation.
  • To understand art as it relates to our daily lives and career development.
  • To be able to articulate how art is important to our daily lives.

Performing Arts Studies Department

 

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