• Department of Art

    Our Mission

    • Our students will flourish within a Christian environment, participating in a visual arts curriculum that examines historical context, contemporary issues and imaging technology while balancing both theory and practice.
    • Above all, we teach our students to be creative problem-solvers with open, responsible and flexible attitudes, capable of generating multiple solutions to contemporary visual challenges.
    • We foster a regionally and nationally recognized faculty who practice a balanced dedication to teaching, artistic execution and promotion of the arts.
    • We are committed to maintaining up-to-date imaging technology and curriculum in tandem with liberal arts breadth and foundation.
    • We continually emphasize safety and a working environment conducive to creative learning and individualized attention.
    • We prepare our students to be competitive in the visual arts job market and exhibition circuit.
    • We are committed to ongoing interaction with and recognition of our alumnae.

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