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Student Outcomes

The Fine and Performing Arts Department strives to:

  • Provide knowledge and skills for aesthetic literacy.
  • Develop awareness of design/composition elements/techniques.
  • Deeper knowledge of/acceptance of self.
  • Develop appreciation/reverence for human experience in the arts.
  • Inculcate cultural/personal diversity, tolerance for disagreement.
  • Explore ethical, value, and moral meanings in the arts.
  • Provide opportunities for personal expression via studio activities.
  • Integration of arts studies with on-campus arts events.
  • Connection of Iona arts studies with NY City cultural resources.

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Department News

Dance Ensemble

On February 4, three members of the Iona Dance Ensemble will perform at the 2017 NYSDEA Winter Conference at New York University. Students, Atira Barber-Ellis, Marianna Sticca and Ashley Vera, will perform a refined version of a piece choreographed by Professor Hannah Park, titled "Intelligence Dream."

Iona Theatre

Selection from The Iona College Theatre Ensemble