Artistrator, E.B Lewis visited campus on Friday, November 10 to share his work with the Medaille Community. Mr. Lewis was visiting Buffalo as part of the WNY Children’s Book Expo. In addition to his presentation to the Medaille community, he was interviewed in the radio studio by Dr. Juli Hinds and communications student, DJ Danielle Lipford. He was then interviewed in the TV Studio by communications student, Stephanie Zawadski. The project took place under the guidance of Lisa Marsherall, Tom Vetter and Lou Pozantides. Mr. Vetter will be working with students in the communications program to create a documentary of the WNYCBE that highlights E.B. Lewis, Dr. Macur and Dr. Jennifer Reichenberg of the Department of Education. Mr. Lewis’ day at Medaille ended with a social and book signing in the library. E.B. Lewis is a talented artist who has illustrated over 70 children’s books, working with renowned authors like Nikki Grimes, Jacqueline Woodson and Kate DiCamillo.

The event was part of Medaille’s Collaboration with the WNYCBE KidsLit Week and was sponsored by the Medaille College Library and the Department of Education. Big thanks to Andy Yeager, Tom Orrange, Claudia Conway for their support of the event. Pictured in the photo, left to right are Danielle Lipford, Dr. Juli Hinds and E.B. Lewis.

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