Chicago Heights, IL–(ENEWSPF)– Prairie State College student Levar Howard, of University Park , dusts a plastic cup for fingerprints as Frannie Baschetti, of Monee, looks on. The students got a lesson on fingerprinting during their Principles of Criminalistics class. The U.S. Department of Labor predicts that opportunities in criminal justice careers will remain excellent in the future. (Photo supplied.)

PSC to Host Artwork of Area High School Students

Students from several south suburban area high schools will have their artwork on display at the Prairie State College (PSC) juried art exhibition, “Synergy.” The exhibit runs from March 23 through April 16 in the college’s Christopher Art Gallery. A reception will be held on Wednesday, April 8 from 6 to 8 p.m., with the awards ceremony beginning at 7 p.m.

All high schools in the PSC district were invited to participate in the annual show, which features a variety of media including computer art, drawing, graphic design, mixed media, painting photography, and sculpture. Entries were submitted through the high school art departments and judged by PSC’s art faculty.

Hours for the Christopher Art Gallery are Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., and Wednesday and Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. Visits can be made by appointment. For more information about the exhibit, or to make an appointment for a visit, contact the Prairie State College Foundation at (708) 709-3636.