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Art Exhibit at Morrisville State to Feature Work of Jack White

MORRISVILLE, N.Y. – An exhibit featuring the work of artist Jack White will be on display at the Donald G. Butcher Library at Morrisville State College Feb. 23-27.

The college will host a reception Feb. 23 from 6-9 p.m. in honor of White, who will be available to talk about his exhibit of totems, ancestral leanings and other works.

The exhibit, part of the college’s celebration of Black History Month, and reception are free and open to the public.

White has exhibited his work at numerous college campuses and art galleries. Some of his art has become permanent in museums and other art centers including: the Everson Museum of Art in Syracuse, N.Y.; Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, Fla.; the Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Ark.; and the Schomberg Cultural Center in New York, N.Y.

White began his more than 40-year career as an art and education major at Morgan State University in Baltimore where he received a bachelor of science degree. He did his graduate study at Syracuse University.

Morrisville State College offers 14 bachelor degrees and a wide variety of associate degrees and options. Considered to be one of the most technologically advanced colleges in the nation for its ThinkPad University program and wireless technology initiative, the college recently became the first in the nation to comprehensively replace landlines in residence halls with individual cellular phones. Morrisville State College was also chosen as one of the top five colleges in the nation for campus activities by Campus Activities magazine.

The Norwich Campus offers associate degree programs in business, computer technology, office administration, liberal arts transfer, nursing, and early childhood to Chenango County area residents and employers. Students may also apply coursework to other associate or bachelor degrees at the main campus.