English, Humanities, & Fine Arts


The English Studies, Humanities and the Fine Arts Division comprises academic disciplines concerned with the study of language and the branches of learning focused on humanity and the fine arts. These include art and art history, communication studies, creative writing, English language and literature, film studies, music, philosophy, public speaking and rhetoric, and theater arts.

Our Mission

The mission of the Division of English Studies, Humanities and Fine Arts is to teach students to both effectively use and appreciate the power and beauty of human language by fostering critical thinking, innovation and creativity.

  • Art
  • Communication Studies
  • English
  • Music
  • Theater

Contact Us
Mark Buckholz Department Chair
Rm A4
(575) 234-9341
Shelley DeBlasis, Ph.D. Professor of English
Rm IB 254C
(575) 234-9320
Zane Biebelle Assistant Professor of English
Rm 2E
(575) 234-9266
Lacy Davis Instructor
Rm 2C
(575) 234-9267