College of Fine Arts & Humanities

The College of Fine Arts & Humanities prepares students to live extraordinary lives of personal fulfillment and professional contributions by offering majors and minors in fine arts and humanities disciplines, by delivering courses in the Liberal Education curriculum, and by supporting Brenau University’s mission which emphasizes artistic expression, service to others, global understanding, and personal integrity.



Andrea Birch, Ph.D.
Dean, College of Fine Arts & Humanities
Professor of Philosophy

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Nichole Finley, M.A.
Dean’s Assistant

Calendar of Arts & Events

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Department of Art & Design

Lori Gann-Smith, Chair

Department of Dance

Jolie Carlton, Chair

Department of Humanities

Kathryn Locey, Chair

Department of Interior Design

Lynn M. Jones, Chair

Department of Music

Barbara Steinhaus, Chair

Department of Theatre

Ann Demling, Chair

General inquiries:, (770) 534-6299 or (800) 252-5119 | Admissions:, (770) 534-6100 or (800) 252-5119 ext. 6100