Making “The Right” College Decision, Presented by Hippodrome Foundation, Inc.

Thursday, November 10th, 2:00 PM EST

If you know a high school student interested in pursuing a career in the arts – please forward this information so he/she can watch this 2 hour presentation on line! 2PM on Thursday, November 10, 2011.

The Hippodrome Foundation, Inc. (HFI) presents: Making “The Right” College Decision – a discussion about the differences and the advantages of a BFA versus a BA degree.

Sponsored by the University of Maryland, Baltimore – this panel discussion will review topics that parents, teachers, and students have debated for ages…which type of degree (BFA vs. BA) is best for students who strive to pursue a career in the arts? Experts from several colleges will review advantages of each. The participating panelists include:

  • Judy Bartl, Program Director Theater, Arts & Dance, University of Minnesota, Guthrie Theater
  • Scot Reese, Head of Theatre Performance Cluster, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Joan See, Founder and Artistic Director, The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts
  • Tim Vasen, Acting Director of Program in Theater, Princeton University
  • Alan Wade, Professor of Theater, George Washington University

Tune in here.

HFI provides free outreach and education programs for our community thanks to support provided by the Baltimore County Commission on Arts & Sciences, the Maryland State Arts Council, and private donors like you. To find out more about HFI – go to or call Olive Waxter at 410-727-7787 ext. 104.


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