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Making Way for Tomorrow’s Artists, Designers, and Scholars

With Make Way: A Roadmap to Student Access, Equity, and Affordability, President Tenny worked to strengthen three core educational pillars: scholarships, wellness, and internships. In the new issue of School of the Art Institute of Chicago magazine, we catch up with three students who were impacted by this initiative.


Making Way

Three SAIC students smile as they sit on the steps of SAIC's campus.
red, white, and black beaded art

Happening Now at SAIC

In the Studio with Luqing Zhang

Tour ceramic artist and current student Luqing Zhang's studio space where she explores the physical connections and metaphors of objects through her work.