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Dr. Dominic Aquila Provost & VPAA
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Dr. Dominic Aquila has 28 years of experience in public and private higher education. Aquila is also a Trustee and Chair of the Council of Scholars of the American Academy of Liberal Education, a member of the Board of Directors of Wyoming Catholic College and an active participant and lecturer in the national Fides et Ratio seminars. His areas of research include opera and culture, and higher education administration. He can also speak on history.

Areas of Expertise
20th Century American History, Opera and Culture, Higher Education, Home Schooling, Catholic Higher Education


  • Doctor of Literature and Philosophy - History - University of South Africa (2001)
  • Master of Business Admin - Marketing - NEW YORK UNIVERSITY (1980)
  • Bachelor of Music - Percussion - The Juilliard School (1977)

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