Visual Arts in the Program for Experienced Learners

The Program for Experienced Learners (PEL) offers students 23 years of age or older the opportunity to pursue an Eckerd Visual Arts degree. To facilitate this, the full-time residential art faculty is supplemented with adjunct instructors who offer courses at the Morean Arts Center of St. Petersburg, the St. Petersburg Clay Company and/or the Dunedin Fine Art Center. PEL art instructors include:

Catherine Abrams (MA, University of South Florida)
Antoinette Aleccia (MA, SUNY, Binghamton)
Marcela Estevez (MFA, Inst. Nacional del Arte, Argentina)
Lynn Carol Henderson (Ph.D, Union Institute)
Barbara Hubbard (MA, Montclair State University; Ph.D University of South Florida)
Pamela Jones (MFA, University of South Florida)
Betsy Orbe Lester (MFA, University of South Florida)
Rose Marie Prins (Ph.D, Union Institute)
Marshall Rousseau (BA, Valparaiso; Interim Director, Ringling Museum)
L. Matthew Schiemann (MFA, Southern Illinois at Carbondale)
Rebecca Skelton (MFA, University of Auburn)
Catherine Thompson (MFA, University of South Florida)
Adam Yungbluth (MFA, University of Mississippi)
George Wenzel (MFA, Rochester Institute of Technology)

For further information about PEL please visit the PEL site.