Visual artist Betsy Skrip joins MIT ARTEMiS

August 29, 2012
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ARTEMiS and OEIT welcome Elizabeth (Betsy) Skrip to our team! Betsy joined MIT in July 2012 as an Educational Technology Consultant in Graphic Arts and Design, bringing her remarkable skills and experience in scientific illustration, animation, and design. Currently, Betsy is designing graphic assets for our 3D plate tectonics interactive visualizations and also developing ARTEMiS’s visualization style guide. In the fall semester, she will be busy creating 3D animation as well as developing visualization training curriculum for IAP and Spring 2013. Betsy holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in Medical Illustration from Rochester Institute of Technology and B.S. summa cum laude in Biology from the College of New Rochelle.

We especially need imagination in science. It is not all mathematics, nor all logic, but it is somewhat beauty and poetry.

- Maria Montessori