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Glass Bender

Turning glass into tools on campus.

Photographs by Matt Wright-Steel | By Danielle Lopez

Adam Kennedy is part of a rare breed. Working out of his glass shop in Robert A. Welch Hall, Kennedy is one of a few in-house university glassblowers left in the country. While there are others like him at Texas universities such as Texas A&M, Texas Tech, and the University of Houston, and nationally at…




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