Service

Table of Contents

The following table of contents reflects Professor Hart's contribution to service at the national, university, college and departmental levels during the ten years under review as documented in greater detail here.

2009/2010

      • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
        • Executive Committee
        • Faculty meeting recording secretary
      • Division of Fine Arts Executive Committee Vice President
      • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
        • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
        • Curriculum Committee
        • Admissions Committee
        • Owen Dodson Awards Committee
        • Alumni Relations Committee
      • CEO and Executive Director providing youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop summer camp
      • Volunteer advisor for Alpha Nu Omega Sorority Howard University
      • Volunteer career day speaker: Washington Mathematics Science Technology Public Charter School
      • Volunteer at Cardozo High School - taught Playwriting to High School students.
      • Mistress of Ceremonies & script writer for the Jabberwock Cotillion produced by Washington DC Alumni Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
      • Board member of Playwright's Forum

2010/2011

      • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
        • Executive Committee
        • Faculty meeting recording secretary
      • Division of Fine Arts Executive Committee Vice President
      • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
        • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
        • Executive Committee
        • Academic Standards Committee
        • Owen Dodson Awards Committee - Chair
        • Scholarship Committee -- Chair
        • Curriculum Committee -- Chair
      • Founded the nonprofit, The Performing ArtsTraining Studio Inc., offering full service training for youth and adults in Contemporary Acting and Playwriting. Employing a staff of 10.
      • Provide youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop/TCTW summer camp
      • Provided private acting coaching services for new and seasoned actors
      • Volunteer Mistress of Ceremonies – "Gloria Sings Gospel" fundraiser for African Continuum Theatre Company
      • Volunteer Production Coordinator - "Let Freedom Sing - The Marian Anderson Story in Opera" a co-production between Takoma Theatre Conservancy and the Washington Opera
      • Volunteer Workshop at Unity of WDC "How to Use a Vision Board to Increase your Creativity."
      • Volunteer featured actress in "The Vagina Monologues" with Fashion Empowering Women Foundation at Montgomery College Performing Arts Center.
      • Guest Expert Fox 5 News segment - discussion on the representation of black men in the film version of Ntozake Shange's play, For Colored Girls.
      • Board member of:
        • Takoma Theatre Conservancy
        • DC Black Theatre Festival
        • A.Salon/DC Artists Studios
        • The Performing Arts Training Studio
        • Playwrights Forum

2011/2012

      • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
        • Executive Committee
        • Faculty meeting recording secretary
      • Division of Fine Arts Executive Committee Vice President
      • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
        • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
        • Executive Committee
        • Academic Standards Committee
        • Owen Dodson Awards Committee - Chair
        • Scholarship Committee -- Chair
        • Curriculum Committee -- Chair
      • CEO & Executive Director of the Performing Arts Training Studio - providing youth and adult training in acting and playwriting and provide youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop summer camp
      • Provided private acting coaching services for new and seasoned actors
      • Volunteer monthly with Delta Sigma Theta Inc. at Whittier Elementary mentoring students and helping them to increase their social and learning skills through theatre games
      • Volunteer at St. Michaels School for career day - exposing students in grades 1st and 7th to career ideas: college professor, actor, director or playwright
      • Volunteer sponsorship District Monologue Slam.
      • Volunteer motivational speaker at Mommy & Me Conference presented by Washington DC Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc.
      • Board member of:
        • Takoma Theatre Conservancy - Secretary
        • DC Black Theatre Festival - Secretary
        • A.Salon/DC Artists Studios - Secretary
        • The Performing Arts Training Studio
        • Playwrights Forum

2012/2013

      • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
        • Executive Committee
        • Teacher Advisory Committee
      • Division of Fine Arts Executive Committee Vice President
      • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
        • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
        • Executive Committee
        • Academic Standards Committee
        • Owen Dodson Awards Committee
        • Scholarship Committee
        • Curriculum Committee -- Chair
      • CEO & Executive Director of the Performing Arts Training Studio - providing youth and adult training in acting and playwriting and youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop summer camp.
      • Provided private acting coaching services for new and seasoned actors
      • Volunteer once a month with Delta Sigma Theta Inc. at Whittier Elementary mentoring students and helping them to increase their social and learning skills through theatre games.
      • Volunteer Guest judge at Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Jabberwock program at Howard University. (Washington DC)
      • Volunteer - Production Manger & Mistress of Ceremonies Delta Sigma Theta Founders Day Stained Glass Dedication held 1/13/2013 in Rankin Chapel at Howard University. (Washington DC)
      • Volunteer at Piney Branch Elementary School Black History Celebration. Monologue presentation - Sojourner Truth.
      • Mistress of Ceremonies Delta Sigma Theta Founders Week opening ceremony January 2013.
      • Guest judge Monologue Madness Competition 4/7/2013 at The Miracle Theatre (Washington DC)
      • Board Member of:
        • Takoma Theatre Conservancy - Secretary
        • DC Black Theatre Festival - Secretary
        • A.Salon/DC Artists Studios - Secretary
        • The Performing Arts Training Studio
        • Playwright's Forum
        • Unity of Washington DC

2013/2014

      • Howard University Budget Advisory Committee
      • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
        • Academic Standards Committee
        • Teacher Advisory Committee
        • Judiciary Committee
      • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
        • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
        • Curriculum Committee - Chair
        • Scholarship Committee - Chair
        • Owen Dodson Weenie Awards Committee
        • Academic Standards Committee
        • Summer Intensive Planning Committee
      • CEO & Executive Director of the Performing Arts Training Studio - providing youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop summer camp.
      • Provided private acting coaching services for new and seasoned actors.
      • Board Member of:
        • The Performing Arts Training Studio
        • Playwrights Forum
        • Unity of Washington DC

2014/2015

      • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
        • Academic Standards Committee
        • Teacher Advisory Committee
        • Judiciary Committee
      • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
        • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
        • Curriculum Committee
        • Scholarship Committee - Chair
        • Owen Dodson Weenie Awards Committee
        • Academic Standards Committee
        • Summer Intensive Planning Committee
      • CEO & Executive Director of the Performing Arts Training Studio - providing youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop summer camp.
      • Volunteer guest speaker and trainer at Washington DC Alumni Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Engaging Entrepreneur Series 3/19 & 4/17/2015(Washington DC)
      • Board member of:
        • The Performing Arts Training Studio
        • Playwright's Forum
        • Unity of Washington DC

2015/2016 - ADD CURRENT INFO STARTING HERE

  • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
    • Academic Standards Committee
    • Teacher Advisory Committee
    • Judiciary Committee
  • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
    • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
    • Curriculum Committee
    • Scholarship Committee - Chair
    • Owen Dodson Weenie Awards Committee
    • Academic Standards Committee
    • Summer Intensive Planning Committee
  • CEO & Executive Director of the Performing Arts Training Studio - providing youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop summer camp.
  • Volunteer guest speaker and trainer at Washington DC Alumni Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Engaging Entrepreneur Series 3/19 & 4/17/2015(Washington DC)
  • Board member of:
    • The Performing Arts Training Studio
    • Playwright's Forum
    • Unity of Washington DC

2016/2017

  • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
    • Academic Standards Committee
    • Teacher Advisory Committee
    • Judiciary Committee
  • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
    • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
    • Curriculum Committee
    • Scholarship Committee - Chair
    • Owen Dodson Weenie Awards Committee
    • Academic Standards Committee
    • Summer Intensive Planning Committee
  • CEO & Executive Director of the Performing Arts Training Studio - providing youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop summer camp.
  • Volunteer guest speaker and trainer at Washington DC Alumni Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Engaging Entrepreneur Series 3/19 & 4/17/2015(Washington DC)
  • Board member of:
    • The Performing Arts Training Studio
    • Playwright's Forum
    • Unity of Washington DC

2017/2018

  • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
    • Academic Standards Committee
    • Teacher Advisory Committee
    • Judiciary Committee
  • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
    • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
    • Curriculum Committee
    • Scholarship Committee - Chair
    • Owen Dodson Weenie Awards Committee
    • Academic Standards Committee
    • Summer Intensive Planning Committee
  • CEO & Executive Director of the Performing Arts Training Studio - providing youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop summer camp.
  • Volunteer guest speaker and trainer at Washington DC Alumni Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Engaging Entrepreneur Series 3/19 & 4/17/2015(Washington DC)
  • Board member of:
    • The Performing Arts Training Studio
    • Playwright's Forum
    • Unity of Washington DC

2018/2019

  • College of Arts and Sciences Committees:
    • Academic Standards Committee
    • Teacher Advisory Committee
    • Judiciary Committee
  • Department of Theatre Arts Committees:
    • Appointment, Tenure & Promotion Committee
    • Curriculum Committee
    • Scholarship Committee - Chair
    • Owen Dodson Weenie Awards Committee
    • Academic Standards Committee
    • Summer Intensive Planning Committee
  • CEO & Executive Director of the Performing Arts Training Studio - providing youth performing arts training through The Children's Theatre Workshop summer camp.
  • Volunteer guest speaker and trainer at Washington DC Alumni Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. Engaging Entrepreneur Series 3/19 & 4/17/2015(Washington DC)
  • Board member of:
    • The Performing Arts Training Studio
    • Playwright's Forum
    • Unity of Washington DC