Department of the Arts Profiles

Department Staff

Rodney Altemose
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  • Executive Director, Upper Bucks Campus
  • Academic Credentials: BA, York College; MS, Shippensburg University; EdD, Wilmington University
  • Office: UBC
    Phone: (215) 258-7750 Ext: 7750
    Rodney.Altemose

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking

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Susan Cafiero
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  • Administrative Assistant, Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 124
    Phone: (215) 968-8088 Ext: 8088
    susan.cafiero

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Karl Carter
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  • Director, Learning Technologies Services, Learning Technologies Services
  • Instructor, Glassblowing, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BS, Industrial Design, University of the Arts MS, Learning Technologies, Drexel University
  • Office: Library 217
    Phone: (215) 504-8548 Ext: 8548
    karl.carter
  • Office Hours:
    12-5 Sat.

Courses Taught

  • VAFA147: Introduction to Glassblowing
  • VAFA148: Glassblowing II
  • VAMM110: Web and Interactive Design

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Jean Dolan
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  • Assistant Director, Public Relations, Public Relations & Marketing Communications
  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: AA, Bucks County Community College; BA, MA, La Salle University
  • Office: Tyler 226
    Phone: (215) 968-8094 Ext: 8094
    jean.dolan
  • Office Hours:
    Saturday, 8:30 to 9 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., LBC 100

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking

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Ann Lamartine
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  • Specialized Support,
  • Academic Credentials: AA, Bucks County Community College
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 207A
    Phone: (215) 968-8424 Ext: 8424
    Ann.Lamartine

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Victoria Mahmoud
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  • Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: MBA Marketing
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: 215-504-8500 Ext: 6415
    Victoria.Mahmoud

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking

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John Mathews
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Fran Orlando
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  • Director, Exhibitions/Artmobile, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BA, University of Delaware; MA, Philadelphia College of Art
  • Office: Hicks Art Center MM15A
    Phone: (215) 968-8432 Ext: 8432
    Fran.Orlando

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Patricia Powers
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  • Administrative Assistant, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 208
    Phone: (215) 504-8667 Ext: 8667
    Patricia.Powers

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Full- and Part-Time Faculty

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Rodney Altemose
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  • , Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: Academic Credentials: BA, York College; MS, Shippensburg University; EdD, Wilmington University
  • Office: UBC
    Phone: 215-258-7750 Ext: 7750
    Rodney.Altemose

Courses Taught

  • COMM110: Effective Speaking

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January Baker
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  • , Language & Literature
  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Office: LBC
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6354
    January.Baker

Courses Taught

  • COMM110: Effective Speaking

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Jeff Baumeister
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  • Associate Professor, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: M.M. University of the Arts B.M. William Paterson University
  • Office: Cottage II 101
    Phone: (215) 968-8135 Ext: 8135
    Jeff.Baumeister
  • Portfolio: https://www.facebook.com/prettymelodies?ref=br_rs

Courses Taught

  • HIST239: American Pop Culture: History of Rock
  • MUSC101: Introduction to Music
  • MUSC103: World Music
  • MUSC105: American Music
  • MUSC106: History of Jazz
  • MUSC111: Music Theory I
  • MUSC112: Music Theory II
  • MUSC206: Jazz Improvisation:Theory and Ear Training
  • MUSE115: Jazz Orchestra (formerly MUSA115)
  • MUSE155: Chamber Ensemble: Jazz

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Karen Beebe
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: BM Music Education, MA Elementary Education
  • Office: Cottage II
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6638
    Karen.Beebe

Courses Taught

  • MUSC101: Introduction to Music
  • MUSC130: Music Education for Early Childhood
  • MUSL101: Secondary Lessons

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Steven M. Bresnen
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  • Professor, Music Head, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: BM, MM, DMA, Ohio State University
  • Office: Cottage II 201
    Phone: (215) 968-8481 Ext: 8481
    Steven.Bresnen

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Beth Brooks
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6502
    Beth.Brooks

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking

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Charles Browning
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Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA103: Drawing Composition
  • VAFA171: Introduction to Painting

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Jon Burns
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, University of Kansas; MEd., University of Kansas
  • Office: 3D Arts 002
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6377
    Jon.Burns

Courses Taught

  • VAFA102: 3-D Design Fundamentals
  • VAFA105: 3-D Design Materials/Modeling
  • VAFA141: Introduction to Sculpture
  • VAFA242: Sculpture II
  • VAFA246: Sculpture/Foundry

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Karl Carter
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  • Director, Learning Technologies Services, Learning Technologies Services
  • Instructor, Glassblowing, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BS, Industrial Design, University of the Arts MS, Learning Technologies, Drexel University
  • Office: Library 217
    Phone: (215) 504-8548 Ext: 8548
    karl.carter
  • Office Hours:
    12-5 Sat.

Courses Taught

  • VAFA147: Introduction to Glassblowing
  • VAFA148: Glassblowing II
  • VAMM110: Web and Interactive Design

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Robin Corsino
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Multimedia
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6317
    Robin.Corsino

Courses Taught

  • VAMM100: Digital Imaging
  • VAMM130: 3-D Modeling Concepts
  • VAMM230: 3-D Animation

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Cara Cotellese
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: BS, MS, Kutztown University
  • Office:
    Phone: (215) 968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Cara.Cotellese

Courses Taught

  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMM111: Media and Society
  • INTG285: Integration of Knowledge
  • VACV130: Media Scriptwriting
  • VACV135: Video Studio Production I (formerly COMV135)
  • VACV142: The Art of Theatrical Cinema
  • VACV231: Video Field Production
  • VACV232: Cable TV Production I

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Julia Cybularz
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: 215-504-8500 Ext: 6179
    Julia.Cybularz

Courses Taught

  • VAFA110: Digital Photography Fundamentals
  • VAFA151: Introduction to Photography

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James Darrah
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BA Temple University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6633
    James.Darrah

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Richard DiBlassio
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: Doctor of Musical Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6505
    Richard.DiBlassio
  • Office Hours:
    Monday & Wednesday - 12:00 noon-1:30 p.m.

Courses Taught

  • MUSC101: Introduction to Music
  • MUSC103: World Music

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Jean Dolan
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  • Assistant Director, Public Relations, Public Relations & Marketing Communications
  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: AA, Bucks County Community College; BA, MA, La Salle University
  • Office: Tyler 226
    Phone: (215) 968-8094 Ext: 8094
    jean.dolan
  • Office Hours:
    Saturday, 8:30 to 9 a.m. and 11:45 a.m. to 12:15 p.m., LBC 100

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking

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Larry Donahue
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Philadelphia College of Arts; MA, University of Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6373
    Linda.Donahue

Courses Taught

  • VAFA102: 3-D Design Fundamentals
  • VAFA181: Introduction to Ceramics

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Ron Dorfman
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, University of the Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6636
    Ronald.Dorfman
  • Home Page: http://www.RonaldDorfmanDesign.com

Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA101: 2-D Design Fundamentals
  • VAFA104: 2-D Design Color
  • VAGD101: Layout and Basic Typography
  • VAGD102: Illustration - Drawing and Digital
  • VAGD201: Graphic Design
  • VAMM100: Digital Imaging

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Donna Dudick
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: MEd, JD
  • Office: UBC 227
    Phone: (215) 968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Donna.Dudick
  • Office Hours:
    Tues, Thurs 8-9:15 am ; Thurs 5-6 pm, UBC

Courses Taught

  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMM111: Media and Society
  • COMT101: Introduction to Theatre
  • VACV141: The Art of Independent Cinema (formerly COMC141)
  • VACV142: The Art of Theatrical Cinema

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Maria Dumlao
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  • Instructor, Arts, Multimedia
  • Academic Credentials: MFA, Studio Art, Hunter College; BA, Studio Art & Art History, Rutgers College
  • Office: Library 108
    Phone: (215) 968-8099 Ext: 8099
    Maria.Dumlao
  • Home Page: http://www.mariadumlao.com/

Courses Taught

  • VACV135: Video Studio Production I (formerly COMV135)
  • VACV137: Audio Production
  • VACV140: Digital Video Editing
  • VACV141: The Art of Independent Cinema (formerly COMC141)
  • VAFA192: Art History After 1450

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Stacey Effrig
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  • Assistant Professor, Arts, Communication
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 204
    Phone: 215 968 8141
    stacey.effrig

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Ronald Feeback
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  • Associate Professor, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: BA, Mary Baldwin College
  • Office: Library 102
    Phone: (215) 968-8437 Ext: 8437
    Ronald.Feeback

Courses Taught

  • VACV145: Film Production I
  • VACV232: Cable TV Production I
  • VACV235: Video Studio Production II
  • VACV242: Cable TV Production II
  • VACV246: Film Production II
  • VACV247: Advanced Cinema/Video Production

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Edward Ferdinand
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  • Associate Professor, Music, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: BM, MM, The Juilliard School
  • Office: Cottage II 100
    Phone: (215) 968-8486 Ext: 8486
    Edward.Ferdinand

Courses Taught

  • MUSC100: Music Fundamentals
  • MUSC115: Ear Training I
  • MUSC116: Ear Training II
  • MUSG165: Group Instruction in Piano Level I (Formerly MUSA165)
  • MUSG166: Group Instruction in Piano, Level II (formerly MUSA166)
  • MUSL101: Secondary Lessons
  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV

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Caren Friedman
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Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA101: 2-D Design Fundamentals
  • VAFA111: Drawing Basics
  • VAFA160: Introduction to Printmaking
  • VAFA161: Printmaking/Silkscreen
  • VAFA165: Book Arts
  • VAFA201: Portfolio Seminar
  • VAFA260: Printmaking II

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Richard Gabriele
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Richard.Gabriele
  • Home Page: http://www.richardgabriele.com

Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA103: Drawing Composition
  • VAFA111: Drawing Basics
  • VAFA192: Art History After 1450

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Paul Gehman
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Music
  • Office: Music and Multimedia Center 004
    Phone: 215-968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Peter.Gehman

Courses Taught

  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV

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Thomas Giacabetti
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Music
  • Office: Cottage II 101
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6692
    Thomas.Giacabetti
  • Home Page: http://www.tomgiacabetti.com

Courses Taught

  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV

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Karen Goeller
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  • ,
  • Instructor, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: B.A., Temple University
  • Home Page: http://www.nolimitations.com
  • Additional Contacts:
    AIM: goellerkatbucks
  • Office Hours:
    Mon, 5 - 6 PM

Courses Taught

  • VAFA109: Jewelry/Lost Wax
  • VAMM100: Digital Imaging

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Van Grace
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Office: Founders Hall 107A
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6479
    Van.Grace

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMM111: Media and Society

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Tamsen Granger
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: AB, Princeton; MBA, Columbia University; MA, Temple University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Tamsen.Granger

Courses Taught

  • VAFA191: Art History Before 1450
  • VAFA192: Art History After 1450
  • VAFA193: History of Modern Art

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Kristin Groenveld
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Multimedia
  • Office: Music and Multimedia Center 15A
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6025
     

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Susan Hagen
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  • Assistant Professor, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Minneapolis College of Art and Design; MFA, Cranbrook Academy of Art
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 201
    Phone: (215) 968-8421 Ext: 8421
    Susan.Hagen
  • Portfolio: http://www.missioncreep.com/hagen/

Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA102: 3-D Design Fundamentals
  • VAFA105: 3-D Design Materials/Modeling
  • VAFA111: Drawing Basics
  • VAFA202: Figure Drawing

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Brendan Hartz
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  • Instructor, Music Lessons, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: BM, MM, The Juilliard School; MEd. The College of New Jersey
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 210
    Phone: 215 968 8425
    Brendan.Hartz

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Brian Henson
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: BA, Hofstra University; MA, La Salle University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6394
    Brian.Henson

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking

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Michael Hoffman
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  • Professor, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: BA, C.W. Post College; MA, New York University; PhD, New York University
  • Office: Cottage II 203
    Phone: (215) 504-8595 Ext: 8595
    Michael.Hoffman

Courses Taught

  • MUSC100: Music Fundamentals
  • MUSC105: American Music
  • MUSC106: History of Jazz
  • MUSC124: Music Technology
  • MUSE155: Chamber Ensemble: Jazz
  • MUSL101: Secondary Lessons
  • MUSL110: Performance Class

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Russell Hoffmann
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Music
  • Office: Cottage II 101
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6748
    Russell.Hoffmann

Courses Taught

  • MUSE121: Bucks County Community College Symphony (formerly MUSA121)
  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV

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David Hunter
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Edinboro University of Pennsylvania; MEd, Tyler School of Art, Temple University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6552
    David.Hunter

Courses Taught

  • VAFA101: 2-D Design Fundamentals

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John Ivanchenko
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6071
    John.Ivanchenko

Courses Taught

  • VAFA103: Drawing Composition
  • VAFA111: Drawing Basics
  • VAFA151: Introduction to Photography

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Michael Kabbash
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  • Assistant Professor Graphic Design, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 202
    Phone: 215-504-8658 Ext: 8658
    Michael.Kabbash
  • Home Page: http://www.graphix4change.com

Courses Taught

  • VAGD101: Layout and Basic Typography
  • VAGD201: Graphic Design
  • VAGD280: Cooperative Education - Graphic Design
  • VAMM100: Digital Imaging
  • VAMM110: Web and Interactive Design

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Linda King
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Office: Founders Hall 107A
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6725
    Linda.King

Courses Taught

  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMM111: Media and Society
  • COMT209: Acting for the Camera
  • INTG285: Integration of Knowledge
  • VACV130: Media Scriptwriting

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Jean Konkel
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  • Professor, Multimedia Head, Arts, Multimedia
  • Academic Credentials: BS, Drexel University; MS, University of Houston
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 205
    Phone: (215) 968-8128 Ext: 8128
    Jean.Konkel
  • Portfolio: http://bcccmm.blogspot.com

Courses Taught

  • INTG285: Integration of Knowledge
  • VAMM100: Digital Imaging
  • VAMM110: Web and Interactive Design
  • VAMM120: Interface Design
  • VAMM209: Multimedia Concepts I

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Kate LaMont
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: BA,Thomas Edison State College; MA, La Salle University
  • Office: UBC 227
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6544
    Kate.Lamont

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMM111: Media and Society
  • COMT101: Introduction to Theatre

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Tom Lawton
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Music
  • Office: Cottage II 101
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6692
    Tom.Lawton

Courses Taught

  • MUSE155: Chamber Ensemble: Jazz
  • MUSL101: Secondary Lessons
  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV

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Stephen S. Levine
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Tyler School of Art, Temple University; MEd, Temple University; MFA, Brooklyn College
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6635
    Stephen.Levine

Courses Taught

  • VAFA191: Art History Before 1450
  • VAFA192: Art History After 1450
  • VAFA193: History of Modern Art
  • VAFA195: Non-Western Art History

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Cris Martino
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Philadelphia College of Art; MFA, Tyler School of Art, Temple University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6716
    Cris.Martino

Courses Taught

  • INTG285: Integration of Knowledge
  • VAFA107: Introduction to Jewelry and Metalsmithing
  • VAFA108: Jewelry II
  • VAMM100: Digital Imaging
  • VAMM110: Web and Interactive Design
  • VAMM130: 3-D Modeling Concepts

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John Mathews
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Roberta Mayer
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  • Professor, Visual Arts Head, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BS, MS, BA, Rutgers University; MA, PhD, University of Delaware
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 206
    Phone: (215) 504-8676 Ext: 8676
    Roberta.Mayer

Courses Taught

  • VAFA191: Art History Before 1450
  • VAFA192: Art History After 1450
  • VAFA194: American Art History
  • VAFW190: History of American Furniture

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William McLaughlin
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Office: Founders Hall 107A
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6825
    William.McLaughlin

Courses Taught

  • COMT106: Introduction to Improvisational Performance
  • COMT206: Improvisational Performance II

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Cameron McMillan
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  • Associate Professor, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Indiana University; MFA, Yale University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 200
    Phone: (215) 968-8423 Ext: 8423
    E.C.McMillan
  • Portfolio: http://www.cameronmcmillanpaintings.com/

Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA103: Drawing Composition
  • VAFA104: 2-D Design Color
  • VAFA111: Drawing Basics
  • VAFA171: Introduction to Painting
  • VAFA200: Drawing Anatomy
  • VAFA202: Figure Drawing
  • VAFA271: Painting II

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Charles Megules
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: M.M. Trumpet: University of Cincinnati; College Conservatory of MusicB.M.: William Paterson UniversityAccelerated Graduate: Armed Forces School of Music
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 125
    Phone: 215-968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Charles.Megules
  • Office Hours:
    Thursday 4-6 p.m.

Courses Taught

  • MUSL101: Secondary Lessons
  • MUSL102: Secondary Applied Lessons, Level II (formerly MUSA256/266)
  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV

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Nic Messina
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, University of the Arts; MFA, Cranbrook School of Art
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6337
    Nicolo.Messina

Courses Taught

  • VAFA107: Introduction to Jewelry and Metalsmithing

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Patricia Moore
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Stephens College; MS, Syracuse University
  • Office: Founders Hall 107A
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6067
    Patricia.Moore

Courses Taught

  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMT103: Introduction to Acting (formerly COMT110)

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Sheryl Nierenberg
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: BS Communication Arts; MSM Management
  • Office: UBC
    Phone: 215-258-7700 Ext: 7700
    Sheryl.Nierenberg

Courses Taught

  • COMM110: Effective Speaking

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Laurie Palaia
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  • Arts, Communications,
  • Part-Time, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: B.A. in English Communications, M.A. in Theater, M.A. in Education Twenty years in Education; Fourteen Years in Collegiate Teaching alone! SAG-AFTRA, AEA, LIT

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James Parker
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Multimedia
  • Academic Credentials: BS, Special Education, TCNJ; Exchange Student, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Office:
    Phone: 609-510-4336
    James.Parker
  • Portfolio: http://www.riverviewstudios.com
  • Home Page: http://www.riverviewstudios.com
  • Additional Contacts:
    Skype: jameswparker
  • Office Hours:
    Mondays 9-12

Courses Taught

  • VACV135: Video Studio Production I (formerly COMV135)
  • VACV231: Video Field Production

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Michael Pedretti
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504 8500 Ext: 6826
    Michael.Pedretti

Courses Taught

  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMT103: Introduction to Acting (formerly COMT110)

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Michelle Pentimall-Bookler
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  • Associate Professor, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: BA, West Chester University; MA, Eastern Michigan University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 203
    Phone: (215) 497-8709 Ext: 8709
    Michelle.Pentimal
  • Home Page: http://www.pentimall.com/

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMT101: Introduction to Theatre
  • COMT103: Introduction to Acting (formerly COMT110)
  • COMT203: Acting II (formerly COMT111)

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Len Pierro
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: BM, Philadelphia College of the Performing Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 125
    Phone: 215-968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Leonard.Pierro

Courses Taught

  • MUSE151: Chamber Ensemble: Classical
  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV

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Kate Pollard
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BA, Pennsylvania State University; MD, Edinburgh College of Art
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Kate.Pollard
  • Home Page: http://www.katepollard.com

Courses Taught

  • VAFA110: Digital Photography Fundamentals
  • VAFA196: History of Photography

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Mark Pultorak
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Music
  • Office: Cottage II 101
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6511
    Mark.Pultorak

Courses Taught

  • MUSC101: Introduction to Music
  • MUSE140: Percussion Ensemble
  • MUSE155: Chamber Ensemble: Jazz
  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV

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Shawn Queeney
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  • Associate Professor, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: AS, Lackawanna Junior College; BS, Wilkes University; MA, Bloomsberg University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 204
    Phone: (215) 968-8428 Ext: 8428
    Shawn.Queeney
  • Office Hours:
    Hours vary by semester. Contact me for an appointment.

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMM111: Media and Society

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Rochelle Reed
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  • Assistant Professor, music, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: BA/BM, University of Washington; MM, New England Conservatory
  • Office: Cottage II 200
    Phone: (215) 968-8487 Ext: 8487
    Rochelle.Reed

Courses Taught

  • MUSA156: Group Instruction in Voice, Level II
  • MUSC101: Introduction to Music
  • MUSC103: World Music
  • MUSC111: Music Theory I
  • MUSC112: Music Theory II
  • MUSC115: Ear Training I
  • MUSC116: Ear Training II
  • MUSC211: Music Theory III
  • MUSC212: Music Theory IV
  • MUSC215: Ear Training III
  • MUSC216: Ear Training IV
  • MUSE101: Concert Choir (formerly MUSA101)
  • MUSE105: Contemporary Vocal Ensemble (formerly MUSA105)
  • MUSL101: Secondary Lessons
  • MUSL102: Secondary Applied Lessons, Level II (formerly MUSA256/266)
  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV

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Debbie Reichard
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Deborah.Reichard

Courses Taught

  • VAFA141: Introduction to Sculpture
  • VAFA181: Introduction to Ceramics

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Deborah Riccardi
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Tyler School of Art, Temple University; MFA, University of Pennsylvania, The Barnes Foundation, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6344
    Deborah.Riccardi
  • Office Hours:
    By Appointment

Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA103: Drawing Composition
  • VAFA111: Drawing Basics
  • VAFA191: Art History Before 1450
  • VAFA192: Art History After 1450
  • VAFA193: History of Modern Art
  • VAFA194: American Art History

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Cooper Robb
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6112
    James.Robb

Courses Taught

  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMT101: Introduction to Theatre
  • COMT103: Introduction to Acting (formerly COMT110)

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Doug Rosentrater
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  • Professor, Speech, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: BA, University of South Florida; MA, Northwestern University
  • Office: Founders Hall 107
    Phone: 215-968 8425
    Douglas.Rosentrater

Courses Taught

  • COMM105: Interpersonal Communication
  • COMM110: Effective Speaking
  • COMM111: Media and Society
  • COMM230: Oral Interpretation (formerly COMG230)

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Sandra Scicchitani
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Sandra.Scicchitani

Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA103: Drawing Composition
  • VAFA104: 2-D Design Color
  • VAFA111: Drawing Basics

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Mark Sfirri
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Courses Taught

  • VAFA103: Drawing Composition
  • VAFA111: Drawing Basics
  • VAFW100: Fine Woodworking Fundamentals
  • VAFW133: Woodcarving - Furniture
  • VAFW137: Chair Construction
  • VAFW138: Table Systems
  • VAFW145: Conceptual Furniture
  • VAFW180: Woodturning
  • VAFW181: Woodturning II
  • VAFW280: Cooperative Education - Fine Woodworking

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John Sheridan
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  • Associate Professor, Arts, Music
  • Academic Credentials: BM, Temple University; MA, New York University
  • Office: Cottage II 202
    Phone: (215) 968-8126 Ext: 8126
    John.Sheridan

Courses Taught

  • MUSC100: Music Fundamentals
  • MUSC101: Introduction to Music
  • MUSC111: Music Theory I
  • MUSC112: Music Theory II
  • MUSC115: Ear Training I
  • MUSC116: Ear Training II
  • MUSC124: Music Technology
  • MUSC129: Digital Recording Technology
  • MUSL101: Secondary Lessons
  • MUSL111: Principal Lesson I
  • MUSL112: Principal Lesson II
  • MUSL211: Principal Lesson III
  • MUSL212: Principal Lesson IV
  • VACV137: Audio Production
  • VAMM209: Multimedia Concepts I
  • VAMM210: Multimedia Concepts II

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Val Sivilli
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Alfred University; MFA, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6555
    Val.Sivilli

Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA111: Drawing Basics
  • VAFA161: Printmaking/Silkscreen

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Janice Smith
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Courses Taught

  • VAFW100: Fine Woodworking Fundamentals
  • VAFW133: Woodcarving - Furniture
  • VAFW136: Bending and Veneering
  • VAFW137: Chair Construction
  • VAFW138: Table Systems
  • VAFW140: Cabinetmaking

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Chad States
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 968-8425 Ext: 8425
    Chad.States

Courses Taught

  • VAFA110: Digital Photography Fundamentals
  • VAFA151: Introduction to Photography
  • VAFA157: Photo II
  • VAFA257: Large Format Photography

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Michael Stek
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BFA, Clarion University; MFA, Marywood University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 968-8427 Ext: 8427
    Michael.Stek

Courses Taught

  • VAFA181: Introduction to Ceramics
  • VAFA282: Ceramics II

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Lisa Swan
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BA Lehigh Univeristy; MS Drexel University; Ph.D. Tyler School of Art, Temple University
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6043
    lisa.swan

Courses Taught

  • VAFA192: Art History After 1450
  • VAFA193: History of Modern Art

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Stanley Timek
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Communication
  • Academic Credentials: BA Mass Communication, Computers & Information Systems - King's College ; MS Instructional Technology - Bloomsburg University
  • Office: Library 112
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6348
    Stanley.Timek

Courses Taught

  • COMM111: Media and Society
  • VACV135: Video Studio Production I (formerly COMV135)
  • VACV140: Digital Video Editing
  • VACV231: Video Field Production
  • VACV232: Cable TV Production I
  • VAMM100: Digital Imaging

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Wendy Tumminello
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  • Assistant Professor, Arts, Multimedia
  • Academic Credentials: BS, University of Maryland; MFA, American University
  • Office: Library 108
    Phone: 215-504-8584 Ext: 8584
    Wendy.Tumminello

Courses Taught

  • VACV130: Media Scriptwriting
  • VACV140: Digital Video Editing
  • VACV141: The Art of Independent Cinema (formerly COMC141)
  • VACV231: Video Field Production
  • VAMM100: Digital Imaging
  • VAMM209: Multimedia Concepts I

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Daniel Wilkinson
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  • Associate Professor, Arts, Multimedia
  • Academic Credentials: BA, Davidson College; BFA, Indiana University; MFA, Yale University School of Art
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 202
    Phone: (215) 968-8433 Ext: 8433
    Daniel.Wilkinson
  • Portfolio: http://www.danielwilkinson.org/
  • Home Page: http://danielwilkinson.org

Courses Taught

  • VAFA100: Drawing Fundamentals
  • VAFA103: Drawing Composition
  • VAGD102: Illustration - Drawing and Digital
  • VAGD201: Graphic Design
  • VAMM100: Digital Imaging

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Kimberly Witham
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Courses Taught

  • VAFA151: Introduction to Photography
  • VAFA157: Photo II
  • VAFA193: History of Modern Art
  • VAFA201: Portfolio Seminar
  • VAFA210: Digital Photography II
  • VAFA211: Studio and Lighting Fundamentals

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Susan Woodward
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  • Part-Time Faculty, Arts, Visual Arts
  • Academic Credentials: BA, University of Delaware; MFA, Savannah College of Art & Design
  • Office: Hicks Art Center 209/210
    Phone: (215) 504-8500 Ext: 6828
    Susan.Woodward

Courses Taught

  • VAFA110: Digital Photography Fundamentals
  • VAFA151: Introduction to Photography
  • VAFA157: Photo II

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