Our B.F.A. graduates move on to some of the country's top graduate and professional schools and to exciting and fulfilling careers. Below are some examples.
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Jessica Foley joined Rumbletree in 2013 with an eye for detail and the determination to grow as a designer.
Her background in digital photography, social media marketing and freelance design work have served as useful tools for her on a daily basis. Jessica contributes to the design process on several levels here at Rumbletree including, print ad campaigns, identity work, collateral materials, photography projects and production.
She earned her BFA with a concentration in Graphic Design from the University of Massachusetts Lowell and was named one of the Top 25 Graphic Design Students in New England by the American Institute of Graphic Arts. Before joining the Rumbletree team, she worked at a recruitment marketing agency in Massachusetts assisting on social media marketing projects and Google pay-per-click campaigns for clients across the United States. Jessica also has a passion for rescuing animals and volunteers in her free time at MSPCA at Nevins Farm in Methuen, Massachusetts as a graphic designer.
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2017 M.F.A. Candidate, Columbia University, New York
Collage artist John Williams, who has Asperger's Syndrome, talks about how creating art helps him cope. Williams' work has been shown in New York, Chicago, Washington, D.C. and New England. John graduated from the University of Massachusetts at Lowell with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 2008. Read more about John.