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Art students win Connor Awards

36.5 / a durational performance with the sea (Sarah Cameron Sunde)
Sinking Echoes (Cynthia Yin)

The City College of New York’s Art Department bestows its Therese Ralston McCabe Connor Awards to CUNY students in the fields of studio art, art history and art education. Students receive tuition support, and are recognized for their outstanding achievement in research and projects as part of their coursework.

This year’s winners are:

Studio Art, Graduate

First Place: Sarah Cameron Sunde (DIAP MFA, 2016)
Second Place: Zoe Berger (DIAP MFA, 2016)
3rd Place, Michael Capobianco (Art MFA, 2017)

Studio Art, Undergraduate

First Place: Cynthia Yin (Macaulay Honors College Art BA, Digital Design Concentration, 2016)
Second Place: Roberta Dorsett (Art BA, Studio Art Concentration, 2017)
Third Place: Rodolfo Diaz (Art BA, Studio Art Concentration, 2019)

Art History, Graduate

First Place: Farrar Fitzgerald (Art History MA, 2018)
Second Place: Hannah McHale (Art History MA, 2018)
Third Place: Rachel Schwartz (Art History MA, 2018)

Art History, Undergraduate

First Place: Sari Weisenberg (Macaulay Honors College Art BA, Art History Concentration, 2018)
Second Place: Alexandra Sasha Whittaker (Macaulay Honors College Art BA, Art History Concentration, 2017)
Third Place: Chironjit Das (Art BA, Teaching Art Concentration, 2017)

About The City College of New York
Since 1847, The City College of New York has provided low-cost, high-quality education for New Yorkers in a wide variety of disciplines. More than 16,000 students pursue undergraduate and graduate degrees in: the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences; the Bernard and Anne Spitzer School of Architecture; the School of Education; the Grove School of Engineering; the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, and the Colin Powell School for Civic and Global Leadership. U.S. News, Princeton Review and Forbes all rank City College among the best colleges and universities in the United States.



Syd Steinhardt