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From President Arnold: Our community and our times

A message sent Saturday, May 30, 2020, to Hendrix College faculty, staff, and current students. 

Sarah Donaghy Named Education Curator at Windgate Museum of Art

Community partnership professional joins staff to help achieve museum’s vision

Spring 2020 Dean's List

336 Hendrix College students earn 4.0 GPAs in Spring 2020 semester

“Our Strength is More Than We Thought”

Transcript of the address by W. Jay Barth ’87, Ph.D., delivered to the Hendrix College Class of 2020

Hendrix College Class of 2020 Receives Video Farewell

Graduates’ online Commencement ceremony an unexpected first in Hendrix history

Hendrix College Class of 2020 List of Graduates

Class of 2020 honored online in virtual Commencement ceremony

Dr. Cecil McDermott, 1935-2020

Mathematics professor, Hendrix College Sports Hall of Honor member 

Hendrix College Highlighted in ‘Inside Higher Ed’ Special Report on the Changing Landscape of Career Preparation

Odyssey Program, Career Term touted as valuable for building career competencies

Windgate Museum of Art at Hendrix College Receives $600,000 Grant from Windgate Foundation

Funding provided to expand educational programming, strengthen permanent collection

Hendrix College Honors Day 2020

Awards for academics, involvement, and service announced for Hendrix students, faculty, staff

Phi Beta Kappa Initiation 2020

Beta of Arkansas Chapter at Hendrix one of two PBK chapters in Arkansas

Two Teams of Hendrix College Students Earn Honors in Mathematical, Interdisciplinary Modeling Competition

Six students spent weekend on real-world mathematical modeling scenarios

May 4, 2020: From President Arnold: End-of-Year Plans

A message concerning online versions of Honors Convocation, Graduate Celebration, and Commencement

Hendrix-Murphy Foundation Presents Book Award to Five High School Juniors

Recognition highlights demonstrated excellence in literature and language 

Hendrix-Murphy Foundation Launches New Website, Mobile App

Development team included Hendrix alumni and Murphy Scholars

Author Q&A: Kristina Bondurant ’97 Co-Writes Children’s Book on Battling Pandemic

Microbiologist/epidemiologist teams up with other moms for ‘Mira Does Her Part’

Hendrix Junior Gets Pick of Three Summer Research Programs

Tristian Wiles ’21 earns invitations to Yale, Duke, UT Southwestern

Author Q&A: Tyrone Jaeger on his debut novel, ‘Radio Eldorado’

Porter Prize winner looks forward to release of new work

April 17, 2020: From the Provost: Credit - No Credit Grade Option Information

Hendrix Faculty approved a Credit/No Credit (CR/NC) grading option for the Spirng semester

April 17, 2020: Update from the Hendrix Business Office

Addressing credits for unused room and board and other items appearing on student statements

Hendrix Student Named a Goldwater Scholar

Rebecca Parham ’21 receives prestigious scholarship

Japan Exchange Teaching (JET) Program Selects Two From Hendrix

Griffin and Norman invited to work as assistant language teachers beginning this fall

Murphy Scholars Class of 2023 Announced

Thirty-two first-year Hendrix students selected to participate in immersive literature and language program

Hendrix College Senior Wins Florence Kahn Memorial Award

Jacie Andrews ’20 honored in NFSPS 2020 College Undergraduate Poetry Competition; includes cash prize, publication of work, invitation to conference

Two Hendrix College Seniors Receive Thomas J. Watson Fellowships

Claire Fleming ’20 and Mackenzie Gearin ’20 to spend a year on travel, research, volunteering

March 19, 2020: Update from the Registrar

A message to students from Brenda Adams, Registrar for the College

March 19, 2020: Academic Affairs update

A message from Associate Provost David Sutherland '81

March 19, 2020: Information about Remote Classes

A message to students from Jay Burling '03, Associate Vice President of Technology Services

March 18, 2020: Free access to eBooks until May 25

A message from the account manager for the Hendrix Online Bookstore

March 16, 2020: Informational Updates and Available Resources for the Hendrix Community

Updates concerning the changes prompted by COVID-19 precautions

CANCELED: Feminist Art Historian Dr. Rachel Epp Buller Public Lecture

Thursday, March 19 lecture will focus on maternal bodies

CANCELED: Writer Daína Chaviano to Visit Hendrix College Campus

Science fiction and fantasy author to speak March 17 as Hendrix-Murphy Foundation guest

Hendrix College to Celebrate Commencement May 16

Jack Singleton ’63 to receive posthumous honorary degree; Jay Barth ’87 to deliver Commencement Address

Hendrix Student Honored as Newman Civic Fellow

Olivia Moore ’21 selected for 2020-21 cohort seeking solutions for community challenges

Hendrix College Launches New Summer Programs

Sessions and topics for youth (grades 6-12), college students, and adults

Hendrix Names New Vice President for Enrollment, Dean of Admission

Ryan Cassell to lead College’s admission program

Dr. Timothy D. Maxwell ’78, 1956-2020

Psychology professor spent 31 years teaching and mentoring at his alma mater

Hendrix Alumna, Clergy Leader to Serve as Interim Chaplain

Arkansas native the Rev. Ellen Alston ’82 to lead campus religious life

Update on novel coronavirus (COVID-19) steps

A message to the Hendrix community sent Monday, March 2, 2020

Nobel Laureate to Speak at Hendrix College March 3

Dr. Ira Helfand of ICAN will deliver public lecture on perils of nuclear war

Playwright Naomi Wallace to Visit Hendrix College Campus

Free event set for Thursday, March 5, 7:30 p.m.

Twelve Women Physicists from Hendrix College Attend the 2020 Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics

Senior physics major Inaya Molina ’20 recognized for excellence in research

Philosophy Professor Debuts Rock Band in Capital City

Dr. James Dow’s THISNESS plays Stickyz February 27, 8:30 p.m.

Imani Winds to Present Free Concert at Hendrix College April 16

Grammy nominated, internationally known quintet coming to Reves Recital Hall

Hendrix Chaplain Appointed Senior Pastor in Northwest Arkansas

Rev. J.J. Whitney to lead First United Methodist Church Bentonville

2020 Career and Internship Fair Set for March 5

Hendrix College Career Services to host dozens of potential employers, graduate schools

Hendrix Professor Gorvine Receives Fulbright U.S. Scholar Grant

Religious studies professor to travel to India for study of how Tibetan Buddhist tradition influences the contemporary mindfulness movement

Hendrix to Participate in Japan Exchange Program

College will host Japanese students and send students to Japan

Hendrix Players Present ‘The Persians’

Adaptation of classic drama to be staged in Cabe Theatre Feb. 26-29

Hendrix Students Earn Four 2020 Southern Literary Festival Awards

Student literary mag takes first place; three student writers receive honors

Hendrix Mock Trial Team Qualifies for National Semifinals

Only student-run team in the region to reach the Opening Round Championship Series

Silverpoint Artist Marjorie Williams-Smith to Give Public Lecture Feb. 20

‘The Resurgence of Silverpoint: A Contemporary Approach’

Hendrix College Announces Latest Odyssey Professorship Awards

Nine professors receive eight three-year professorships, 2020-2023

Hendrix College to Host Colorful Women Leadership Summit

March 13 event centered on improving opportunities, outcomes for women of color

ENACT Fellowship Awarded to Hendrix College Professor

Gess to teach Arkansas Politics course with emphasis on effecting legislative change

This is Not A Test: Artist Dave Loewenstein Public Lecture

Muralist, printmaker, arts organizer selected as inaugural Windgate Lecture Series speaker

2020 Steel-Hendrix Awards, Willson Lecture, Gill Preaching Workshop Set for March 2 and 3 at Hendrix College

Three to receive honors at banquet; Dr. Gregory C. Ellison II to preach and teach

Dr. Alex Vernon Receives NEH Fellowship

Hendrix English professor to spend 12 months on research, writing

Melissa Gill, Printmaking

Gill, Melissa

Associate Professor of Art

Office: Art Department A
Phone: (501) 505-1562
E-mail: gill@hendrix.edu
Website: www.melissagillart.com

Matthew Lopas, Drawing and Painting

Professor of Art

Department of Art, Chair

Office: Art Department A102
Phone: (501) 450-1262
E-mail: lopas@hendrix.edu
Website: www.matthewlopas.com


Dr. Rod Miller, Art History

Miller, Rod

Professor of Art

Department Chair, Art

Office: Art Department A101
Phone: (501) 450-1423
E-mail: miller@hendrix.edu

Maxine Payne, Photography

Maxine Payne

Professor of Art

Office: Art Department A107
Phone: (501) 450-4587
Fax: (501) 450-1473
E-mail: payne@hendrix.edu
Website: www.maxinepayne.com

View the Faculty Art Gallery