- Tuesday, December 16: Thursday undergraduate and graduate classes end.
- Wednesday, December 17: Undergraduate and graduate classes end; Friday undergraduate and graduate classes are held on this Wednesday; Check-out SVA residence halls for non-returning students.
- December 18, 2008 – January 2, 2009: Staff holiday, College closed.
Note: This is the final issue of the Visual Arts Briefs for 2008. The Briefs will return on Friday, January 16, 2009.