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Artists, Designers, & Performers

Interest Areas

music visual arts writing and journalism Performing Arts Architecture/design

People in these fields...

Artists, designers, performers

spend time developing opportunities to showcase work; telling stories; influencing user experiences; building portfolios; studying and rehearsing roles; and collaborating with other arts organizations and individuals.

This career community focuses on using various media to convey creative expression through visual arts, music, dance, theatre, creative writing, architecture, design, and film.

Certificates to consider:

Arts Engagement


Research Experience Program

Calendar of Events- Artists, Designers, & Performers


Hawk Hustle Editions:

May 8, 2019
April 24, 2019
April 11, 2019
March 28, 2019
February 27, 2019
February 6, 2019
December 12, 2018
November 28, 2018
November 5, 2018
October 24, 2018



Events, Workshops, & Info Sessions

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Student Spotlights

Year in School & Major:

Senior in Graphic Design

Internship/Job Organization:

Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, Kansas City

Year in School & Major:

Senior in Industrial Design and Business Marketing

Internship/Job Organization:

Yeti, Austin, TX

Year in School & Major:

Senior in Architecture

Internship/Job Organization:

Colorado Dept. of Transporation

Video Spotlights from KU Interns

Resume Samples

Music (pdf)

Event Planning (pdf)

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