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Dean Lorenzo Candelaria in the News

Dean of the School of the Arts is profiled in Diverse Issues in Higher Education.

In a recent profile in Diverse Issues in Higher Education, Dean of the School of the Arts Lorenzo Candelaria explains why he came to Purchase, his vision for the school, and how he believes arts education can impact society. 

“Music, dance, all of the arts are important tools in telling the human story, in finding common cause through human diversity, in cultural diplomacy,” he says. “They have a central role in society today, even at a time when the arts are seen as very dispensable.”

Read the full profile on diverse here.