In its first 10 years, the Wellin Museum of Art has become a model teaching museum bringing artists to campus to interact with classes, deliver lectures, engage with students by creating new works, and create scholarly publications. Johnson-Pote Director Tracy Adler and her staff work with artists years in advance of their exhibitions and support their unique projects. Donors make these opportunities possible.
Surya Gowda ’23 didn’t know what she was committing to when she accepted the Jeffrey H. Long ’05 Internship Award to support her internship at the United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR). Surya said, “I’m getting out of my comfort zone, and I’m doing something that I never expected to do.”