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Featured Student


Meet Ala Tiatia

Theatre Student

Ala Tiatia dreams of one day performing on Broadway. Originally from the small town of Ridgecrest, California, Tiatia wanted to attend American Musical and Dramatic Academy (AMDA) in New York after high school, but couldn’t afford the tuition. Read the rest of Ala's story.

Current Students


Featured Faculty


Meet Leola McClure

Communication Department Professor

Leola McClure grew up with her family “front and center,” supporting her throughout her academic pursuits, even though they didn’t always understand exactly what it was she was doing. Read the rest of Leola's story.

Staff and Faculty