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STEAM & Arts

The STEAM Department (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts and Math) is comprised of instruction in visual arts, media arts, theater, music, engineering, design and computer science. The Department adopts an interdisciplinary approach to learning that develops critical thinking and creativity using state of the art technology, fully equipped art and sculpture studio, engineering and fabrication lab, computer science lab and music studio. Students will create their own projects in robotics, visual and fine arts, documentary film, computer programming, engineering and design. Beginning with freshman year, all students are required to take a full year of coursework in STEAM which can be followed by electives within individual disciplines in sophomore, junior and senior years.

(revised February 2021)

STEAM Faculty

Mr. Jonathan Braun

Mr. Jonathan Braun

Department Chair - STEAM
B.A., DePaul University
STEAM, Fine Arts
Mr. Craig Bryant

Mr. Craig Bryant

Department Chair - Fine Arts, Theater Society Director
B.A., Northeastern Illinois University
B.F.A, New York University
M.F.A, New York University
STEAM, English, Fine Arts
Mrs. Melissa Flynn

Mrs. Melissa Flynn

STEAM
Dylan Manning

Dylan Manning

STEAM
Raymond Maseman

Raymond Maseman

BFA Printmaking & Art Education
MA Secondary Math, Science & Technology Education
STEAM
Lindsay McNaught

Lindsay McNaught

BA Elementary Education, University of Iowa
Masters in Education Technology in Education, National Louis University
STEAM
Mr. Jonathan Moeller

Mr. Jonathan Moeller

Cup of Joe Moderator
B.A., University of New Orleans
M.F.A., Columbia College Chicago
STEAM, Fine Arts
Mrs. Patty Okulinski-Reyes

Mrs. Patty Okulinski-Reyes

BFA
STEAM
Jason Piller

Jason Piller

STEAM
Linda Rizzi

Linda Rizzi

STEAM