Faculty member named to project

Compiled by Marcela Creps
March 4, 2012

Gus Weltsek

Gus Weltsek has been named to the National Coalition for Core Arts Standards team for its arts standards project.

Weltsek is the coordinator of the IU Drama and Theatre in Education License Program and Ivy Tech Community College-Bloomington Theatre and Arts Integration Curriculum Development Specialist for the Ivy Tech John Waldron Arts Center.

The coalition of eight national organizations is developing voluntary arts education standards to help teachers and develop curriculum. Weltsek will serve on the Theatre Writing Team.

About Ivy Tech Community College

Ivy Tech Community College is Indiana's largest public postsecondary institution and the nation's largest singly accredited statewide community college system, accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana and also serves thousands of students annually online. It serves as the state's engine of workforce development, offering associate degrees, long- and short-term certificate programs, industry certifications, and training that aligns with the needs of the community. The College provides a seamless transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana, as well as out of state, for a more affordable route to a bachelor's degree.