Special Programs News

Posted on Tuesday, April 24, 2012 by Carol Pitts

Writing Travel Stories @ CCA

Instructor: Marianne Rogoff
Sat., 10 a.m.–2 p.m., June 9, July 14, August 4
3 sessions. $140. Noncredit. Prerequisite: none

Posted on Monday, March 19, 2012 by Carol Pitts

Summer 2013 Program Dates: July 15– Aug. 23
CCA is pleased to offer a six-week Summer Writing Skills Workshop for incoming CCA international students in which students can take care of their Writing Skills Workshop requirement before courses begin in the fall!

Note: Look for updated information about the Summer 2013 Writing Skills Workshop for International Students beginning December 7, 2012.

Posted on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 by Carol Pitts

New Mexico: Sustainability through Creative Practice

Instructor: Jeff Gibson
Offcampus / CRITI–300–02
Prerequisites: completion of sophomore level by summer 2012 and instructor approval
August 6–20, Mon.–Sun., 9 a.m.–5 p.m.
More detailed information is available. Earlier registration and payment/refund deadlines apply.

Posted on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 by Carol Pitts

Food As Culture: An Oakland Redux

Instructor: Katherine Anania
OAK / SSHIS-300 / 15 sessions
Prerequisite: Intro to the Arts, Writing 1
July 14–August 14, Mon./Wed./Thurs., 2-5 p.m.

Posted on Tuesday, March 13, 2012 by Carol Pitts

Social Ventures

Instructor: Steve Diller
Prerequisite: none
San Francisco campus and off-campus
June 7–August 4

Posted on Thursday, February 23, 2012 by Allison Byers

San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee laid out his "innovation portfolio" for 2012 during an industry awards ceremony Wednesday night, articulating his plan to harness technology to improve city services and reiterating his self-appointed role as the "technology mayor."

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Posted on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 by Carol Pitts

Travel route in Brazil

Brazil: Rio Olympics / Event as Urbanism

Instructors: Sandra Vivanco, with Christopher Roach
August 6–26, 2012


Posted on Tuesday, February 7, 2012 by Carol Pitts

Market Hall, Enric Miralles, Barcelona

European Watercities

Instructors: Mona El Khafif, Ila Berman
CCA SF campus: MTW, May 14-16, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Europe: June 3–22, 2012


Posted on Monday, February 6, 2012 by Carol Pitts

Northern light on the shores of the Black Sea [photo courtesy of Sinopale.org]

Turkey: International Sinop Biennial

Instructor: Mariella Poli
SF campus: Sat., April 14, 1–5 p.m. / April 21, 2–5 p.m.
Turkey: August 13–28, 2012
SF campus: Sat., September 1, 4–7 p.m.


Posted on Wednesday, January 25, 2012 by Allison Byers

As part of our occasional series on university-based design centers, which began last year with a profile of the University of Arkansas Community Design Center, we are pleased to feature the work of URBANlab at the California College of the Arts.

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