Department of Art and Art History
The Department of Art and Art History offers three programs of study: Studio Art, Art History, and Art Education.
Majors in Studio Art and Art History are chosen by students seeking an excellent foundation for a liberal arts education as well as by those aspiring to graduate study or careers in the arts or arts administration.
The Art Education Program combines coursework in Studio Art and Art History with requirements that lead to a license to teach in public schools, or work in alternative environments such as private schools or museum education.
The Department of Art and Art History and the Mollie Ruprecht Fund for Visual Arts proudly presents:
While teaching a fundamental lesson of jazz, trumpet player and senior lecturer in music Ray Vega will say, "Let's have a conversation." Then, the instant his student talks, Vega interrupts, jabbering incoherently. Looking confused, maybe insulted, the student asks the professor what he's doing. "I'm not listening," Vega replies. ...
THE 17th ANNUAL ROLAND BATTEN MEMORIAL LECTURE