Why Augusta University is the Place for Art

“Augusta is the perfect city for building a transformative art department. The timing and circumstances are right,” Scott Thorp, chair of the Department of Art at Augusta University, writes in a new blog.

Read about efforts to grow the program with new career-focused art majors.

“We plan to develop an innovative model of contemporary art education with an emphasis on fulfilling creative careers—in a wide spectrum of fields. We’ll be building bridges between the arts and the sciences and demonstrate how universities and communities should be collaborative and complementary”

LinkedIn: Why Augusta University is the Place for Art

Aug. 2, 2016

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Kelly Jasper
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Kelly Jasper is Digital Content Manager at Augusta University. Contact her to schedule an interview on this topic or with one of our experts at 706-721-4706 or kjasper@augusta.edu.

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