Academic First Year Experiences

Poster Gallery: The Far Away Brothers

About these posters

These posters were designed by students in Prof. Laurel Long's spring 2019 upper-division illustration class at CSUN. You can download and print your own small (8 1/2x11) poster by downloading the images from this CSUN box folder. If you would like a large format poster to display in your department, please contact Kelly Kroeker (Academic First Year Experiences) at x6535 or . If you request a poster for your department, please indicate which poster you want by giving Kelly the artist's name.

Brianna Armas Garrett Collins Janelle Reyes Priscilla Flores Victor Caoyonan


Giving credit to the student artists

Artist attributions: if you're using a laptop with Chrome, Firefox, or Safari, the name of each student artist should appear as you float your cursor over each poster. On an iPhone, tap each image twice.

The winning designs

Brianna Armas won top honors this year with this beautiful, painted image of two butterflies as a symbol of peaceful migration and immigrant rights. 

There were so many wonderful posters to choose from. These other designs were runners up and are also available as posters.

More about The Far Away Brothers at CSUN

You'll find resources for teaching and discussing the book on the Faculty/Staff Resource page.

What's the next book?

CSUN students, faculty, staff, administrators, and alumni are welcome to nominate a title for consideration for a future year. Check out our instructions for nominating a title.