Lakeland's art community had a strong showing at the opening reception and awards ceremony for the Alive in the Arts at the Plymouth Arts Center. The Lakeland College community was well represented with a total of 11 works of art from the following students or grads:
- Sally Carson- photograph
- Tyler Holman- sculpture
- Katie LaPlaunt- drawing
- Brent Villarreal- lithograph
- Renjie Zhou- pastel
- Marie Hetzel- colored pencil
Also represented were three paintings by associate professor of art Bill Weidner and one painting and one lithograph by Associate Professor of Art Denise Presnell-Weidner. Weidner won an Award of Merit for Hershey's Last Meal, an acrylic on illustration board. Presnell-Weidner won an Award of Merit for Annual Anarchy, an oil on canvas.
The exhibition runs through August 1.