Tag Archives: Creative

MAD Festival returns to WLU for 18th year

By Mimi Albon, Contributing Writer
You might have noticed the posters about MAD Festival around campus, especially if you are in the Fine Arts Building. MAD Festival stands for Media Arts and Design and is an event that is held once a year in the spring at West Liberty University. This year, it will take place on Friday, April 6.

International competition reaches the hilltop

By Yijing Shen, Contributing Writer

West Liberty University is partaking in the Hult Prize, the world’s largest student competition for social good, for the first time ever this fall.

‘Memories of Memories’ opens in Nutting Gallery

By Maria Kimble, Contributing Writer
On Sept. 27, West Liberty University’s Nutting Gallery opened its newest showcase of artwork from Pittsburgh artist, Nicole Renee Ryan. 
The show exhibition is called “Nicole Ryan: Memories of Memories.” Ryan is a contemporary watercolorist, oil painter and muralist from Mercer, Pa. She is currently working in Pittsburgh. This showcase included multiple watercolor and oil paintings; each piece ranging from $400 to $8,000. 

48-Hour Film Fest begins today

By Taylor Long, Contributing Writer 

The 48-Hour Film Fest is back for its third year. It kicks off today on Sept. 15 at 4:30 p.m. and runs through Sept. 17.

The Trumpet announces campus-wide photo contest; rules

By Trumpet Staff

In an effort to build The Trumpet’s stock photo library, we are offering a photography contest.

This event is open to any and all students who participate in Trumpet activities, such as writing, editing, producing original photography and/or artwork, posting on social media, generating story ideas, selling ads, and attending meetings.

Last-minute crafting gifts for Christmas

By Megan Jones, Advertising Manager

With Christmas only a couple days away, one can assume the holiday shoppers who procrastinated are freaking out.

Have no fear! If you put off shopping for so long because of the price tags and everything is out of stock, or it’s too late to order online, here are four last minute crafting Christmas gifts that won’t make your bank account frown.