Marginalia, Graduate Blog

What Do Caravaggio and Seurat Have in Common?

by Cherie Tymkiw

Over the past few weeks, I have just completed the 30 required observation/participation hours for this semester at the secondary level. That’s fancy talk for the 30 hours you must …

What Do Caravaggio and Seurat Have in Common?

Over the past few weeks, I have just completed the 30 required observation/participation hours for this semester at the secondary level. That’s fancy talk for the 30 hours you must …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Demonstration Days

by Cherie Tymkiw

One of my favorite parts about classes in the Art Ed MAT Program is when we have classes in which our fellow peers do demonstrations. “Demos” are like a live …

Demonstration Days

One of my favorite parts about classes in the Art Ed MAT Program is when we have classes in which our fellow peers do demonstrations. “Demos” are like a live …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Last days, minutes, and seconds of summer.

by Cherie Tymkiw

Hello Marginaliers, I’m ready to share my experiences with you this semester as I continue the MAT program at Columbia College in Art Education. I hope within the following semester …

Last days, minutes, and seconds of summer.

Hello Marginaliers, I’m ready to share my experiences with you this semester as I continue the MAT program at Columbia College in Art Education. I hope within the following semester …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Cherie Tymkiw, cherie.tymkiw@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

In Preparation for the Hunt

by Ashley Saunders

It’s spring. There are about seven weeks left in the semester. I’m anxious. It’s time. Time to job hunt.

In Preparation for the Hunt

It’s spring. There are about seven weeks left in the semester. I’m anxious. It’s time. Time to job hunt.

Art Education (K-12) MAT Ashley Saunders, ashley.saunders@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Teacher Observations

by Ashley Saunders

At the beginning of this semester, I got a lot of questions from the first year students about teacher observations. Getting observation hours is mandatory for our state certification and …

Teacher Observations

At the beginning of this semester, I got a lot of questions from the first year students about teacher observations. Getting observation hours is mandatory for our state certification and …

Art Education (K-12) MAT Ashley Saunders, ashley.saunders@loop.colum.edu
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Special Education in the Art Classroom: A Lesson Adaptation

by Sarah McHugh

As a choreographer of instruction, I adapted my second grade unit on collagraph lizard screen-printing to meet the needs of striving students with autism and intellectual disabilities.  The art classroom …

Special Education in the Art Classroom: A Lesson Adaptation

As a choreographer of instruction, I adapted my second grade unit on collagraph lizard screen-printing to meet the needs of striving students with autism and intellectual disabilities.  The art classroom …

Art Education MAT Sarah McHugh, sarahemchugh@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Summer in the Windy City…oh and the burbs!

by Sarah McHugh

This summer, I have been busy finishing my thesis…aka the portfolio of work that I have done for the past two years in the Art Education MAT program at Columbia …

Summer in the Windy City…oh and the burbs!

This summer, I have been busy finishing my thesis…aka the portfolio of work that I have done for the past two years in the Art Education MAT program at Columbia …

Art Education MAT Sarah McHugh, sarahemchugh@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

PGA: We Generate Our own Environment…Continued

by Sarah McHugh

When reading Danielle Holtz’s blog post about our amazing PGA installation, it was interesting to read a different perspective on the installation.  From my point of view, all of the …

PGA: We Generate Our own Environment…Continued

When reading Danielle Holtz’s blog post about our amazing PGA installation, it was interesting to read a different perspective on the installation.  From my point of view, all of the …

Art Education MAT Sarah McHugh, sarahemchugh@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Manifest Urban Arts Festival – MAT Program Reception

by Sarah McHugh

During the 11th annual Manifest, the MAT Education program held a reception.  The reception showcased the Art and Elementary MAT graduate student lessons that they taught in the student teaching …

Manifest Urban Arts Festival – MAT Program Reception

During the 11th annual Manifest, the MAT Education program held a reception.  The reception showcased the Art and Elementary MAT graduate student lessons that they taught in the student teaching …

Art Education MAT Sarah McHugh, sarahemchugh@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605

Secondary Student Teaching: Week 6

by Sarah McHugh

Senior Art Show This week has been busy! The seniors at my high school placement had their Senior Art Show. It was amazing to see the Advanced Placement Art Portfolio …

Secondary Student Teaching: Week 6

Senior Art Show This week has been busy! The seniors at my high school placement had their Senior Art Show. It was amazing to see the Advanced Placement Art Portfolio …

Art Education MAT Sarah McHugh, sarahemchugh@gmail.com
600 S. Michigan Ave. Chicago, IL 60605