College of Fine Arts and Communication

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An Anonymous DonorPost 6 Big Band matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $2,000Just for Jeff Holtz Jazz Recording Scholarship
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The 'Necks' Big Thing

The 'Necks' Big Thing in Fine Arts and Communication

The College of Fine Arts and Communication is where the future of Leatherneck artists, communicators, performers, and cultural innovators takes shape, spanning diverse disciplines like:

  • Art & Design
  • Broadcasting & Journalism
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Museum Studies
  • Speech Pathology & Audiology, and;
  • Theatre & Dance

Your Western Challenge gift will not only support the growth and development of these dynamic programs but can also contribute to our new Center for Performing Arts.

This state-of-the-art facility will serve as a cultural beacon for our region, providing our students with unparalleled resources and opportunities to excel in their craft while enriching the cultural landscape of our community.

Thank you for providing the resources, scholarships, and opportunities that enable our students to flourish creatively and professionally.


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Gradhat icon40%Alumni
Suitcase icon38%Faculty/Staff
Friends icon18%Friends
Book icon2%Students
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