The HSU Department of Art strives to provide the best visual arts education in a nurturing environment. Our excellent faculty, small classes and great facilities give our students a unique opportunity to become strong artists, designers and educators. Our graduates are among the best in their fields.
Dr. Martin Halpern, professor of history at Henderson State University, has been awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to teach at the University of Munich in Germany in 2012-13. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. Government’s flagship program in international educational exchange. It was proposed in 1945 by Sen. J. William Fulbright of Arkansas. The program sends 800 U.S. faculty and professionals abroad each year where they lecture and conduct research in a wide variety of academic and professional fields.