Tuesday, December 21, 2010
Friday, December 10, 2010
Coordinators and Mentors assisted scholars in taking superb photographs using tripods, hot lights and digital SLR cameras. Scholars learned to shoot their own work accounting for lighting, zoom, focus and composition.
Tuesday, December 7, 2010
The seniors received great feedback from Admissions reps, allowing them to improve their portfolios before submitting officially over the next few months.
Saturday, November 13, 2010
Each student gained important feedback regarding what and how to present during a portfolio review at the upcoming National Portfolio Day.
Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Tuesday, October 26, 2010
On October 12th, the scholars attended the Cooper Hewitt Teen Design Fair, which gives high schools students the opportunity to meet and speak with professional artists and designers from around the world. This year was extra special... not only were there more artists than ever before but they catered the event and treated the students to every kind of yummy food you could imagine... oh ya and of course Tim Gunn was the key note speaker!
Saturday, October 23, 2010
Friday, October 22, 2010
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Saturday, October 9, 2010
Current Parsons Undergrads guide the Scholars as College Mentors in small discussion groups.
Wednesday, July 21, 2010
Rising Seniors in the Scholars program are working hard in the Summer Intensive Studies program which is a 96-hour course taking place from June 28 through July 23.
Scholars are enrolled in the class that best suits their needs and interests, with a variety of classes to choose from including Architecture, Game Design, Fashion Design, Drawing & Painting, Design & Management and Illustration.
Upon successful completion of the course, students receive college credits, which—in addition to the time management skills they are gaining—will give them a head start in college next Fall.