WALNUT RIDGE - Taren Morse has been hired at Williams Baptist College (WBC) as assistant professor of art. Morse, who comes to WBC from Kansas, will begin teaching at Williams in the fall semester.
Morse received a Bachelor of FineAarts degree from Sterling College and a Master of Fine Arts from the Academy of Art University of San Francisco. Additionally, she has studied with some of the leading innovators in concept illustration and design.
"Taren Morse is a gifted artist with very advanced expertise in digitally produced art. We’re truly excited about her future at Williams," said Kenneth Startup, WBC’s academic dean. "Her work has been featured in exhibits in California and Kansas, and she has also worked successfully as a commercial artist."
Williams offers bachelor’s degree majors in both art and art education. WBC is a four-year, liberal arts college at Walnut Ridge.