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Morningstar Receives BFSDoArt’s Jeff Nichols Art History Award

The Betty Foy Sanders Department of Art has the extreme pleasure of recognizing Bridget Morningstar as the Jeff Nichols Art History Award recipient for the 2014/15 academic year.

Originally from Waycross, GA, Morningstar is earning a Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art with a minor in Art History.  After graduating, she hopes to attend graduate school to become an art educator. She has numerously been recognized for her outstanding academic achievements, both at Georgia Southern and Waycross College. Her accomplishments include the Georgia Southern President’s list, Georgia Southern Outstanding Scholar Recognition, and artwork on the cover of Georgia Southern’s Miscellany Magazine. Morningstar also received the Dr. Pam Stille Quinn Award for Excellence in the Humanities and Foxprints Literary Award at Waycross College.

About the Award

Jeff Nichols was a former art student whose love for art and art history was as big as his heart. This award was established by BFSDoArt faculty and friends to honor his memory and recognize outstanding students in the field of art and art history.

In order to win a BFSDoArt Scholarship and/or award, students submitted an application and portfolio, eligibility also requires a 3.0 grade point average or above.


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