(At the program) students will work with professional editorial cartoonists on how to capture the essence of an issue or event in a single drawing. The course will introduce beginners to world of editorial cartooning, while giving experienced cartoonists a chance to hone their skills. Partial to full tuition scholarships will be available to the top high school editorial cartoonists.
Students wishing to be selected for a partial to full tuition scholarship should send 3 editorial cartoons or drawings, or a paragraph describing his/her interest in learning how to become an editorial cartoonist by May 1 to:
Discover the World of Communication
4400 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Washington, D.C. 20016
Attn: Sarah Menke-Fish, Assistant Professor and Director
Please include your name, age, high school and home phone number. Winners will be notified no later than May 5, 2008. Check out the website at soc.american.edu/highschool.html for additional courses.
Thursday, March 20, 2008
Workshop opportunity for editorial cartoonists
Just passing this along from the American University Discover the World of Communication Summer Program: