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The Student Advisory Board (SAB)

Grades: 9 - 12

Fall 2018 & Spring 2019 Terms

Application Deadline: Thursday, September 13

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Become more involved at Marwen! Plan and participate in special events and workshops, share your ideas on how to make Marwen a better place, and become Marwen ambassadors. Meetings will be held monthly for approximately 2 1⁄2 hours. You will receive service learning hours for your first term of participation (Fall 2018) and a modest stipend for the second term (Spring 2019).

Service Learning / Volunteer Opportunities are NOW OPEN!


Marwen's Service Learning Program (SLP) is a new opportunity for current students to support Marwen's mission while having fun, making friends, and gaining experience.


Opportunity - Family Fest Prep: Fri, August 10, noon-3 pm

Opportunity - Family Fest Support: Fri, August 10, 3-7 pm

Opportunity - Outreach Mailing: Fri, August 22, 11 am - 2 pm



DOWNLOAD Marwen's Fall 2018 Courses & Workshops brochure!

Apply for Marwen Lab 2018-19!


Do you have ideas for your own artwork? Would you like to see your work exhibited at Marwen? Will you be in 10-12th grade this Fall? The deadline to apply for Marwen Lab is August 4. APPLY HERE



More than a Headline: A Documentation Commission Project

Tuesdays | 5-7:30 pm (Fall Term)

TA: Marta Garcia | Grades: 10-12 | Studio 1


Students will be commissioned (hired and paid) to create a digital black and white photography and storytelling projects focused on the youth at the Center on Halsted, Chicago’s LGBTQ center. Questions? Contact Sarah Atlas at LEARN MORE + APPLY HERE

Need help with registration?
Call Karen Quinteros (312-374-2911) or Barbara Banda (312-374-2971) or email us.
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Fall 2018 New Student Orientation & Registration
Saturday, September 15
Marwen, 833 N. Orleans St.
Considering becoming a Marwen student? Join us for New Student Orientation!
Marwen orientation