Four local teens from Sarasota Art Museum internship advance toward art degrees

SAM TAC students pose with Hank Willis Thomas sculpture.

Four members of the Sarasota Art Museum of Ringling College of Art and Design’s 2023-24 Teen Arts Council (SAM TAC) are set to take the next steps in their arts education. Marley Bean and Simon Orduno will attend Ringling College this fall, while Addy Hurt and Berkeley Maecker will participate in Ringling’s PreCollege program this […]

Incoming students celebrate on campus for Accepted Student Day

An accepted student and their family explore the Film facilities at Ringling College.

Over 150 students attended Ringling College of Art and Design’s annual Accepted Student Day, which celebrates the prospective students who have been accepted to the College. The group of almost 400 represented seven countries and 27 states. Students had the opportunity to meet faculty and their future classmates. Representatives from student clubs welcomed the incoming […]

Majors, clubs, and opportunities at Spring 2024 Open House

Families pose for photos in front of the College’s iconic green plant wall.

Prospective students and their families traveled from across the state of Florida and even the United States to attend Ringling College of Art and Design’s Spring Open House last week. Almost 300 students registered for the event and 550 guests were present.  The visitors started the day with a breakfast at Cunniffe Commons, the College’s […]

National Portfolio Day hosted at Ringling College

Details of Madi Wong’s illustration for the National Portfolio Day poster.

Ringling College of Art and Design will host 37 colleges and universities on campus for National Portfolio Day on Sunday, Jan. 21. National Portfolio Day events are scheduled throughout the fall semester and into January, and take place throughout the US, Canada, and Europe. The event gives prospective students a chance to get feedback from […]

Celebrating our UWC scholars on International Women’s Day

Graphic logo with two interlinked circles each depicting different sides of the globe with letters UWC.

For International Women’s Day we caught up with four seniors from the Davis United World Scholars program, to hear about their plans after graduation. The United World Colleges program began in 1962, in South Wales. It was the conception of German educator Kurt Hahn, who, during the height of the Cold War, had the idea […]

Ringling College hosts final National Portfolio Day of 2022-23 event season


On Sunday, Jan. 22, Ringling College of Art and Design hosted National Portfolio Day (NPD). Close to 200 prospective college students and representatives from 38 fully accredited art schools from across the country attended the event.  National Portfolio Day  events are scheduled throughout the fall semester and into January, and take place throughout the US, […]