WVU Alum Says 'Shoot for the Stars'
Christopher Williams took a risk by moving to New York City in January 2012 and within three months, it paid off. He landed a job with CITYarts as project coordinator. The research and results of his dissertation, "Art Educators and Practicing Artists: Strengthening the Curriculum and Building a Creative Community," are critical to his work. In this role, Williams is in charge of all aspects of project planning. He finds materials, coordinates schedules, submits permits, records and documents the projects, plans special events surrounding the projects, finds artists and helps develop a curriculum for the artist workshops. Read Full Story.