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Endowments and Awards

Graphic Design Program

Lanny and Kristin Sommese Endowment for Graphic Design The purpose of the Lanny and Kristin Sommese Endowment is to enrich the Graphic Design Program in the Department of Integrative Arts by providing monies to support technology and equipment upgrades; field trip opportunities for students, program enhancements, and travel expenses. This endowment also serves to honor Lanny and Kristin Sommese, professors in the Graphic Design Program who have helped countless numbers of graphic design students to grow as both designers and individuals.

Undergraduate Graphic Design Scholarship
Established by Edward J. and Susan N. Lauth to recognize outstanding students enrolled or planning to enroll in graphic design in the Penn State School of Visual Arts who have achieved positive academic records or who manifest promise of academic success.

Andrew and Catherine Zangrilli Endowment for Graphic Design
Established by Andrew Zangrilli (’60 Certificate in Drafting Design) and Catherine Zangrilli (’66 B.S. Microbiology) to enrich the graphic design department in the Department of Integrative Arts of The Pennsylvania State University, by providing monies to support visiting designers and illustrators; lecturers; student visits to outside studios; class support materials and specialized equipment purchases.