COORDINATOR OF ACADEMIC PROGRAMS & COMMUNICATIONS
Emily Syes, M.Ed.
Coordinator of Academic Programs & Communications, BXA Intercollege Degree
Syes has been part of the BXA Intercollege Degree Programs team since 2007. She is a Staff Council Division 11 Representitive for the College of Fine Arts and is a member of the Public Art and Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day committees. She holds a Bachelor of Science
degree in Art Education for Museums and Cultural Institutions from The Pennsylvania State University and a Master of Education degree in Art Education from Carlow University. She is a PA certified K-12 art teacher with experience in both museum and public school settings. Her graduate thesis focused on the fear of failure as an inhibitor to student learning, creativity, and total success. She
has also worked for the National Building Museum in Washington DC, the
Carnegie Science Center, and Sweetwater Center for the Arts. She
is a member of the National Art Education Association, Pennsylvania
Art Education Association, American Alliance of Museums, and
National Association of Photoshop Professionals.