Alumni Weekend

Hosted by CCA's Alumni Association
September 26–28, 2014
Oakland & San Francisco campuses

More info: Jessica Russell or Jess Arévalo-Hillen

Join us for a weekend of free workshops, networking, skill building, and campus exploration. See old friends, catch up with faculty, explore what’s new, and revisit the campuses you love.


To reserve your place at the Alumni Weekend, please RSVP or call 415.703.9595.


Friday, September 26

Oakland campus

Building an Artist’s Life:
Developing Your Career and Practicing Your Art

A day of panels and workshops with art industry experts for alumni interested in learning how to find success as practicing artists and designers (open to CCA students as well).

Saturday, September 27

San Francisco campus

Navigating Your Own Adventure:
Exploring the Intersections of Art and Design

Start the morning with creative workshops, alumni networking, and department open houses, then stay for VIP access to In Solution, the closing symposium of San Francisco’s innovative art and music biennial Soundwave ((6)) Water.

Explore the intersection of art, design, and science through panels, an exhibition, film screening, and special reception to top off the evening.

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Sunday, September 28

Oakland campus

Celebrating Our History

Gather on the beautiful Oakland campus for a breakfast hosted by President Stephen Beal in honor of our Half-Century Club (alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago).

Tour campus facilities, catch up with favorite faculty members, meet student leaders of today, and record your memories by contributing to the CCA Oral History Project.

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Jessica Russell, Director of Alumni Relations
Jess Arévalo-Hillen, Alumni Relations Manager