Tyler Trykowski received first place for his short film, Two Wolves, at the Fort Lauderdale International Film Festival, narrative, high school category.
Academy visual arts major Jordan Else Pemberton of Michigan won first place honors for the 2009 Utrecht Art Supplies fifth Annual Self-Portrait Contest, co-sponsored by the Savannah College of Art & Design.
Leonard Slatkin visited campus during to conduct the Interlochen Arts Academy orchestra and work with students.
The Fall 2008 issue of Crescendo is available online! Crescendo is Interlochen's biannual publication covering all things Interlochen. This issue's theme is "Interlochen 2020: Planning for the Future."