Humanities Division

The study of how people process and document the human experience.

The Humanities Division offers Art, Communication, Languages, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Religion, and Writing courses. Our division's classes help students build communication and critical thinking skills while encouraging global perspectives and personal development.

Humanities Division Staff

Joel Thomas

Assistant Professor of English, Chair, Division of Humanities

M.A., B.G.S. University of Nebraska Omaha; A.S. Southwestern Michigan College


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Monday through Thursday

12:05 pm -2:05 pm

Jodie Bowers

Assistant Professor of Communications/PTK Co-Sponsor

M.A. Communication and Leadership Gonzaga University


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Monday and Wednesday

8:30 am - 10:30 am

Tuesday and Thursday

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Or by appointment

Cynthia Cawthon

Instructor of English

B.A. Greenville College


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10:40 am - 12:45 pm; 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm


12:05 pm - 12:45 pm; 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm


10:40 am - 12:45 pm; 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm


12:05 pm - 12:45 pm

Chad Kebrdle

Assistant Professor of English

M.A. Indiana University; B.S. Ball State University


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Monday and Wednesday

2:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Tuesday and Thursday

12:05 pm - 2:05 pm

Melissa Smeltzer

Assistant Professor of Religion and Philosophy

BA University of Evansville, MA St. Meinrad Seminary


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Monday - Thursday

10:30 am - 12:30 pm

Degrees Through the Humanities Division

Communication Studies

Get prepared to express yourself clearly, both in speaking and writing.

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General Studies

The most flexible and open format to pursue your education with a degree that will transfer anywhere.

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