2018 Student Award Ceremony Winners

May 7, 2018

Each year, Oregon College of Art and Craft holds a Student Award Ceremony in which students, faculty, and staff are recognized for their academic and artistic achievement, along with other contributions to the OCAC community. Here are the 2018 award winners:

The Caryn Daschbach Award for Community & Humanity 
For Exemplary Leadership and Fostering Community
Winona Hwang

Student of Merit Award
For Outstanding Academic and Artistic Achievement
Winona Hwang

The Faculty Award
For Outstanding Achievement and Teaching Excellence
Cia Mooney

Mary Widman Outstanding Staff Award
For Outstanding Contribution to the College
Jiseon Lee Isbara

Ceramics Watershed Residency Assistantship Award
​Joshua Hamilton

Gamblin Paint Award
For Outstanding Artistic Achievement in Oil Painting
Shannon Castor

Jean Vollum Fibers Scholarship
For Outstanding Artistic Achievement in Fiber Arts
Dianee Da'lama and Declan Knight

May Georges Metals Scholarship
For Outstanding Artistic Achievement in Metals
Geoffrey Bowton

Oneida Air Systems Future Craftsmen Scholarship
For a Deserving Student in the Wood Department
Ardon Lee

The faculty, staff, and two student awards are chosen by a survey of the winner's peers. The departmental awards and scholarships are chosen through a nomination or application call that leads to a selection by committee.

Images from the ceremony can be viewed on the OCAC Flickr page here. Congratulations to all of this year's winners!