Expressions on Canvas

December 1, 2011 Carolyn Quimby 0

The Schenectady, N.Y. native Jane McCambley said she is fascinated by how the smallest expressions, such as the cock of an eyebrow or the lift of a lip, can transform a person’s face. “My greatest inspiration is human emotions, expressions and interactions,” she said. “The human face is capable of carrying so much […]

QAC To Talk Transphobia

November 17, 2011 Carolyn Quimby 0

The Queer Action Coalition’s (QAC) “F to eMbody” is back to “bring trans-art and visibility to college campuses,” according to QAC’s mission statement. The event […]

Preliminary Poets

October 6, 2011 Carolyn Quimby 0

Poet hopefuls filled Student Union 100 equipped with two poems on Wednesday, Sept. 21 in hopes of landing a coveted spot on this year’s SUNY New Paltz Slam Team in the first of the two preliminary poetry slams. SUNY New Paltz alumna, newly appointed coach and former slam team member Kate Brady introduced featured poet Jon Sands. He read poems from his first full-length poetry collection, “The New Clean” (2011, Write Bloody Publishing). “It feels like an honor,” Sands said about performing in New Paltz. “All I’ve […]