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Visual and Performing Arts
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Art concentrations are offered in ceramics, drawing, graphic design, painting, and art education

Music studies include performance, theory/composition, musical theatre, piano pedagogy, and music education

A variety of performance opportunities enhance studio-based studies in theatre and dance

VAPA programs are designed to develop your expertise, challenge your creativity, and fuel your passion for the arts!

Art concentrations are offered in ceramics, drawing, graphic design, painting, and art education.

Music studies include performance, theory and composition, piano pedagogy, and music education.

Theater and dance offer a variety of performance opportunities to enhance studio-based studies.

To find out more about our wide array of programs, come visit us in Biedenharn Hall (ULM campus map) or contact VAPA at 318-342-3811.

Derle Long


Dr. Derle Long
Director
School of Visual and Performing Arts
long@ulm.edu

 

 


Join us for VAPA Day on October 13!

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Recent VAPA News

Sound of Today ready for showtime at halftime under new director Allen Parrish

It's 97 in the shade. It feels like 108 degrees. But there is no shade to be found on the ULM Sound of Today Marching Band practice field. The heat takes its toll on an early September afternoon. Crisscrossing the field, a man in a sports cap and maroon ULM shirt guides the musicians through precision routines. That's Allen Parrish, D.M.A., the new Director of Athletic Bands and Assistant Professor in the University of Louisiana Monroe School of Visual and Performing Arts.


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