Moore Announces 2011 Scholarship and Fellowship Recipients

  • brianna barton
    Moore College of Art & Design

For Immediate Release
April 18, 2011

(Philadelphia, PA) On Friday evening, April 15, students and faculty gathered in the Stewart Auditorium of Moore College of Art & Design for Honors Convocation 2011. Academic Dean
Dona Lantz announced that Brianna Barton will be the Valedictorian for the Class of 2011.

Richard Harrington, assistant professor of illustration, received the Lindback Distinguished Teaching Award. The $4,000 award is given every other year by the Christian R. & Mary F. Lindback Foundation to recognize a faculty member for demonstrated excellence in teaching students. Harrington was nominated by both faculty and students.

The student award recipients at the 2011 Convocation were:

Miriam Troop Portrait Prize
1st  Rebecca Bartoli
2nd  Chloe Van Stralendorff
3rd  Melissa Robbins

Frieda Fehrenbacher Foundation Award
1st  Vanessa Schwab    
2nd  Chloe Van Stralendorff      

The Sophomore Graphic Design Faculty Award for Effort and Growth
Brittany Morris

The Junior Graphic Design Faculty Plus Ultra Award
Rachel Britcher

Roosevelt Paper Calendar Competition Award
1st and Honorable Mention  Christine Quiampang  
Honorable Mention  Victoria Hutto

Harriet Glashofer Jolles Memorial Prize in Fine Arts 
Kathryn Locke

International Sculpture Center Awards
Lindsay Bauer
Christina Kaufmann

Philadelphia Sculptors Awards                
Kelly Colligan
Marie Scavetti
Hayley Tomlinson

Sis Grenald Endowed Scholarship in Interior Design
Michelle Reese

The Haas Scholarship in Art Education 
Regina Lamberti

Catherine Finn Storey Memorial Scholarship
Munazza Muhammad

Charming Shoppes Scholarship
Daniela Jovanovic
Ashley Schmidt
Marah Carpenter

Frieda Fehrenbacher Leadership Award
Rachel Sadler

Sis Grenald Women’s Leadership Award
Gladys Pasapera

Harriet Sartain Travel Fellowship
Alison McMenamin

Sarah Peter Travel Fellowship
Rachel Murphy

Sis Grenald International Travel Fellowship
Kathryn Locke

Frieda Fehrenbacher International Travel Fellowship
Rachel Sadler

Moore College of Art & Design educates students for inspiring careers in art and design. Founded in 1848, Moore is the nation's first and only women's art college. Moore's career-focused environment and professionally active faculty form a dynamic community in the heart of Philadelphia's cultural district. The College offers nine Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees for women. A coeducational Graduate Studies program was launched in summer, 2009. In addition, Moore provides many valuable opportunities in the arts through The Galleries at Moore, a Continuing Education Certificate program for adults, the 91-year-old acclaimed Youth Art Program for girls and boys grades 1-12, The Art Shop and the Sculpture Park. For more information about Moore, visit
Published on April 18th, 2011