About the School of Arts and Letters
Comprised of the Art, Classical and Modern Languages, English and Linguistics, Music, and Theatre Departments, the School of Arts and Letters at Truman provides a significant portion of Truman’s signature Liberal Studies Program while also providing powerful and life-changing academic experiences for students majoring in our disciplines.
Art Department alumna Lori Nix was recently commissioned by Time magazine to create the cover for the Thursday, June 26, 2014 issue. Her photography and artwork were also utilized in the magazine’s July 7 / July 14 special report (“The Smarter Home”). Linguistics alumna Tetyana Sydorenko is now working as an Assistant Professor at Portland […]
A number of Arts and Letters alumni and current students had noteworthy achievements in the spring months of 2014. English and Linguistics alumnus Nicholas Philips published an article in the 3/4/14 New York Times about solving murders in Honduras, entitled “In Honduras, Going from Door to Door to Prosecutors.” English and Linguistics alumni Alex Lockett […]