Centers, Institutes & Community Programs

The College of Fine Arts & Communication aims to cultivate an appreciation for the arts. Our centers, institutes and community programs focus on advancing arts education, engagement and cross-cultural dialogue within the University and the local community.

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Arts Integration Institute

The college's Arts Integration Institute is a collaborative effort to infuse arts instruction across the curriculum. Dedicated to deepening student learning and appreciation for the arts, while raising student achievement, the institute offers a graduate certificate in arts integration for practicing classroom teachers, fine arts specialists, administrators and teaching-artists.

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Asian Arts & Culture Center

The Asian Arts & Culture Center at Towson University engages the university and surrounding communities in cross-cultural dialogue through a broad range of artistic and cultural experiences related to Asia.

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Community Art Center

The Community Art Center offers classes for children, teens and adults through out the year. Courses range from drawing, painting and sculpture to computer graphics and animation.

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Community Dance Center

The Community Dance Center promotes an appreciation of the aesthetics of dance as an art form. It offers dance movers, educators and enthusiasts a stimulating and inviting environment to develop their technical excellence and deepen their artistic voice through a multifaceted curriculum.

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The COFAC CoLab is an incubator for ideas, projects and collaboration. Established in the fall of 2017, the Lab is a home for interdisciplinary work. The aim is to build a hub, where ideas can be cross-fertilized and put into motion. Designed as a space where fields of study are porous the objective is to build new knowledge for an ever-evolving world.

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Public Communication Center

The Public Communication Center is dedicated to helping all members of the Towson University community become more effective, engaged, and empowered speakers.

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Summer at the Center

Set against the backdrop of the Center for the Arts' theaters, concert halls, classrooms, and dance studios, this summer arts festival showcases performances from both TU departments/student groups and the wider Baltimore professional arts community.

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