Art Professors to Mentor at Education Conference

January 30, 2018

Art Professors Rachel Merrill-Schwaller and Cyndi Wiley have been accepted as mentors at the South by Southwest Education (SXSW EDU) conference in March. Both were chosen for their areas of expertise in Art & Design teaching. Rachel will share experiences about Play Theory in Art and Art History and Cyndi will share about Game Design from the viewpoint of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion. 

The SXSW EDU® Conference & Festival cultivates and empowers a community of engaged stakeholders to advance teaching and learning. The annual four-day event affords registrants open access to engaging sessions, immersive workshops, interactive learning experiences, film screenings, early-stage startups, business opportunities, and networking. SXSW EDU is a component of the South by Southwest® family of conferences and festivals. Join the passionate and innovative community at SXSW EDU, March 5-8, 2018 in Austin, Texas. For more information, please visit