If you are looking for a loan, chances are you don’t know where to turn. The online marketplace is saturated with offers, interest rates, APRs, and financial jargon designed to target you, but how do you know which vendors are really trying to help you from those who want to hide their fees in the …

NEW YORK – The new exhibition “The Impact of Modernity: Ukrainian Art of the Late 19th and Early 20th Century” opened to the public on Sunday, November 17 at the Ukrainian Museum. Almost 100 guests attended the special event, during which guest curator Myroslav Shkandrij, professor of Slavic studies at the University of Manitoba, spoke …

news, national Millions of vulnerable Australians fall victim to payday lenders, with more than 135,000 short-term, high-interest loans taken out each month. New data compiled by the Stop The Debt Trap alliance, made up of 20 consumer advocacy groups, shows that over the past three and a half years, 4.7 million payday loans have been …

Mercer’s sophomore Faith Reagin said her love for art began when she was three. “I loved coloring books. I loved everything that had to do with it, ”Reagin said. “I have always been a creative person and have always enjoyed jotting things down.” Now, as a student, Reagin is a passionate participant in Mercer’s art …

“The passing of time is the one thing we all have in common, and yet few of us stop to contemplate it. Julia O’Bryan ’19 shared her take on time as “elusive commodity ”in the introduction to his senior gallery exhibit Southwestern last spring. His culmination of ceramic sculpture, designed and produced during his dedicated …

Memory can be a delicate thing, and sometimes what you think you remember can be completely different from real events. Sam Loeffler, an arts major, explores memory and PTSD during his final semester as a pottery student at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Loeffler tells the Daily Nebraskan how they find inspiration, where their artistic journey …

Daniel Bailey admits he was desperate when he took out his first payday loan. He hoped the product would help him get out of financial difficulties, but the rapid repayments of the high interest on the loan set off a “vicious cycle” that degenerated into unmanageable debt. When Mr. Bailey lost his job over Christmas, …

Kaleb Lyda Art Studio is one of many Caroline students who will have their art at the center of the annual Arts Day everywhere on April 12. The second year installation, “Obscura Domes,” features pinhole camera sculptures made of wood, plastic and glass. Lyda’s work will be on display at the Davis Library, but the …

Photo courtesy of Pexels.com By: Zoé Bernardi, Editor-in-chief USM’s Department of the Arts is a nationally accredited program that offers a host of professional degrees, such as studio art, art history, and arts education. Students entering art degrees still wonder what the experience of their major will really look like. The Free Press interviewed two …

Communicate visually The Graphic Art major is for students who enjoy expressing ideas visually and wish to pursue a career in commercial art, whether in graphic design, digital art, illustration, animation or of photography. Whether in print or online, strong and effective visual communicators are always in demand. Taylor’s art classes require experimentation and hands-on …