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The idea is to give people who are well fed a glimpse of what being hungry is like, if only for a short time.

To raise awareness of hunger, Nicolet College is hosting the Empty Bowls event next week at the Northwoods Center.

While the original Empty Bowls event was first held elsewhere, Nicolet spokesperson Katy Ralph outlines how the event began at the campus...

Nothing Northwoods About It: Northern National Set to Open

Jul 21, 2014
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The Northern National art exhibit opens Tuesday night at Nicolet College.  It includes artwork from all over the country…that ranges from oil paintings to quilts. 

Natalie Jablonski spoke with judge Linda Benedict-Jones…from the Carnegie Museum of Art in Pittsburgh…about her approach to jurying a large exhibit.  

She selected the works in the show, whittling down more than 500 submissions to about 90.

Nicolet to Host WRAP Show; Entry Deadline Soon

May 10, 2014

There’s a call for entries for the Wisconsin Regional Arts Program, also known as WRAP, to be held at Nicolet College in June. Katy Ralph is the gallery director at Nicolet College, and she encourages all artists over the age of 14 to send in their original work.

"And that is for anybody who does any kind of art: 2 dimensional, 3 dimensional. They don’t need to be a practicing artist, and may never have shown their work before, but we just want people to get their work on the walls."

Northern National Entry Deadline Approaching

May 2, 2014

There's just over a week left to submit entries for the Northern National art exhibit at Nicolet College.

Gallery Director Katy Ralph says the show solicits work from around the country…in a variety of subjects and media.  A judge chooses about 80 pieces to for the show.