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Division of Fine Arts

Fields of study in the Division of Fine Arts include:

  • Art
  • Music**
  • Photography and Digital Imaging
  • Speech**
  • Theatre Arts

**course offerings

Faculty in the Division of Fine Arts:

Joe Champagne, M.F.A. (Photography and Digital Imaging)
B.F.A., University of Central Florida
M.F.A., East Carolina University


Bonny Gable, M.Ed.
 (Theatre Arts/Acting)
B.A., Virginia Intermont College
M.Ed., East Tennessee State University


Perry Johnson, M.F.A. 
(Art/Printmaking & Graphics)
B.F.A., Virginia Intermont College
M.F.A., East Tennessee State University


Sam Morrow, M.F.A. 
B.A., St. Martin’s School of Art, London, England
M.A., Royal College of Art, London, England
M.F.A., Ohio State University


Jay Phyfer, M.F.A. (Photography and Digital Imaging)
B.S., Southern Illinois University
M.F.A., Arizona State University


Megan Pinch, M.F.A. (Photography and Digital Imaging)
B.A., College of the Holy Cross
M.F.A., State University of New York, Brockport


Rachel Milligan, M.M. 
B.M., Indiana University Jacobs School of Music
M.M., Indiana University Jacobs School of Music

Melanie Barton, M.F.A. 
(Acting, Performing Arts)
B.A., University of Florida
M.F.A., University of Florida

Neil Staples, M.A. (Photography and Digital Imaging)
A.A., Art Institute of Ford Lauderdale
B.A., Adelphi University
M.A., Barry University


Marvin Tadlock, Ed.D. 
B.F.A., University of North Carolina, Greensboro
M.F.A., University of North Carolina, Greensboro
Ed.D., University of Georgia


Carolee Watts, B.A.
B.A., Virginia Intermont College


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