The Donaghey Scholars Program is thrilled to announce that alumna Cyrene Quiamco (’12) will speak at the first annual C. Earl and Kathy Ramsey Lecture on Wednesday, September 18 at 6PM at UA Little Rock Downtown.
Cyrene Quiamco, better known as CyreneQ, is a Filipino-American social media artist, influencer, and published author, who has been called ‘the Queen of SnapChat’. She is a Filipino-American social media artist, influencer, and published author. She is known for creating art on Snapchat. Her work has been featured in Forbes, Fast Company, Entrepreneur and Business Insider. Quiamco is considered one of the Top 100 New Establishments by Vanity Fair and Cosmopolitan’s Top 50 Most Fascinating People.
She is the ambassador of the National Digital Arts Awards in the Philippines where she advocates the importance of art in education and career. Quiamco’s educational background includes HFI Certified Usability Analyst (CUA) and HFI Certified User Experience Analyst (CXA).
Quiamco graduated magna cum laude as a Donaghey Scholar, Windgate Art Scholar and American Advertising Federation Scholar at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock majoring in Studio Art: Graphic Design, Painting, and Ceramics with a minor in Digital Graphics. Cyrene has also studied abroad in Hanyang University in Seoul, South Korea and Hong Kong Polytechnic University under full scholarships.
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