What’s one of your first stops after spending eight years photographing the leader of the world’s most influential nation? For Pete Souza, it was to return to Ohio University and deliver his first presentation of work from his past life as the former President Barack Obama’s chief official White House photographer.
Three alumni artists featured in Ohio Today tell the stories behind select pieces of their artwork.
Wise students mix studying with recreating, says Danny Twilley, senior lecturer of recreation and sports pedagogy in The Gladys W. and David H. Patton College of Education. A well-rounded student balances learning how to make a living with having a life, he says.
Assistant Professor of Art Melissa Haviland continues to answer Ohio Today’s questions about what makes her tick. Read the beginning of her Q&A with Ohio Today.