Liberal and Creative Arts Division (LCA)

About the Division

Welcome to the Liberal and Creative Arts Division. We offer courses and programs in the liberal arts tradition that expose our students to a broad range of academic disciplines and provide them with the skills to think independently, develop problem-solving skills, and communicate effectively.

Whether you are looking to develop a broad academic foundation, acquire new skills and knowledge, enter the workforce, or transfer to a four-year college or university, the division offers a variety of academic options to meet students’ unique educational, career and life goals in the following areas:

Fine Arts, Communication and Design

Computer Game Design and Graphic Design »
Jennifer Gutterman, Department Co-Chair, 860-512-2673
Maura O’Connor, Department Co-Chair, 860-512-2692

Interpersonal and Organizational Communication, Journalism Option, Communication »
Stephania Davis, Department Chair, 860 512-2694

Music »
Deborah Simmons, Program Coordinator, 860-512-2674

Visual Fine Arts »
Daniel Long, Department Chair, 860-512-2697


English, Humanities and Language

English/Humanities »
James Gentile, Department Co-Chair, 860-512-2667
Rae Strickland, Department Co-Chair, 860-512-2677

ESL (English as a Second Language) »
Alina Ciscel, Coordinator, 860-512-3241

Languages »
Linda Burk, Coordinator, 860-512-2684

Philosophy »
George Kim, Professor, 860-512-2684


Liberal Arts »
Francine Rosselli-Navarra, Professor, 860-512-2711


Division Contact Information

Samantha Gonzalez
Division Director
AST T304
sgonzalez@manchestercc.edu
860-512-2662

Brenda St. Peter
Division Secretary
AST T302
bstpeter@manchestercc.edu
860-512-2660