Fine Arts - Kolbe Academy

Fine Arts

Mrs. Rebecca DeVendra


Second Form Latin Latin 2 Drawing Painting

Kolbe Online Teacher Since:

2018-19 School Year

Rebecca DeVendra has a Bachelor of Arts in Classics from Franciscan University (2010). She studied drawing and oil painting with the Academy of Realist Art, an atelier modeled on 19th century French practices, for eight years. Working as a Classical Language Specialist for an online public school, she spent six years authoring and co-authoring high school humanities courses such as Latin and Art History. She is herself a Kolbe Academy alumna and is well suited to teaching online. She resides in New England with her husband and their children.

Miss Dolores Mihaliak


Drama I: Drama Portfolio Drama II: Advanced Dramatic Arts

Kolbe Online Teacher Since:

2020-21 School Year

Dolores graduated from the University of Dallas in Texas with a degree in Drama and a concentration in Business. She has worked across the country at major regional theaters in various producing and educational roles. Theaters include Chicago Shakespeare Theater and Goodspeed Musicals. Since 2016 she has spearheaded The Theater Initiative (@theInitiativeTheater): a collaboration of artists from New York to California aimed at spreading truth and joy through Dramatic Arts.  They have produced fifteen productions in both professional and academic settings. Dolores is passionate about arts education, and is overjoyed to be teaching the first Dramatic Arts course for Kolbe Academy Online School this year.