Posted on Tuesday, August 31, 2010 by Jim Norrena
Posted on Tuesday, August 31, 2010 by Jason Engelund
Applications for Community Service Fellows (CSF) positions are being accepted September 3–17
The Community Student Fellows program offers work-study opportunities in arts education and community arts to CCA students across all disciplines. CSFs are trained and work in schools and community organizations throughout the Bay Area. Students—sophomore through graduate level—are eligible to apply. (Second-semester freshmen are eligible to apply for spring semester positions.)Read the rest
Posted on Monday, August 30, 2010 by Jim Norrena
Back Pain Got You Down?
Chiropractic benefits have been added to the college's Kaiser Permanente student health plan, which means students now have access to chiropractic treatment—up to 20 visits per calendar year . . . and no physician referral is required.
To learn more about this new benefit, including how to schedule an appointment, visit the Student Health section of the college website.
You may also download the Kaiser Permanente chiropractic benefit sheet.Read the rest
Posted on Thursday, August 26, 2010 by Clay Walsh
Break out your digital camera for CCA’s inaugural R.A.W. (Real Artists at Work) Photo competition—the college’s newest juried student competition that awards a $100 cash prize to each winner!
Students enter the competition by submitting their digital photographs online. Each image should offer an artistic, original perspective and follow the designated theme.
This year’s theme: Life within CCA’s residence halls.
That’s right—here’s your chance to show others in the community what CCA’s on-campus residential life looks like, as well as turn fellow hall residents into stars!
Posted on Wednesday, August 25, 2010 by Samantha Braman
You've surely heard the term "sister cities," but what does it actually mean? And here's an even tougher one: Name even one of San Francisco's sisters.Read the rest
Posted on Tuesday, August 24, 2010 by Clay Walsh
That’s right folks, the rumor’s true: It’s time again to break out your video camera and hit the streets for CCA’s R.A.W. (Real Artists at Work) Video competition.
This year’s theme: Bike Culture at CCA—as you define it!
What’s CCA’s R.A.W. Video competition? It’s the college’s annual student video competition that awards $500 cash to each juried winner of an original artistic point of view submitted in the form of a short video that depicts a designated theme.Read the rest
Posted on Monday, August 9, 2010 by Samantha Braman
Andrew Guiyangco (Animation 2011) and Yesenia Ayala (Animation 2010)
CCA's Animation Program, launched in 2007, has already gained a stellar reputation for sending its students off excellently prepared for professional life. The chair of the department is Andrew Lyndon, whose job as a digital imaging and video instructor at Pixar Animation Studios has helped create invaluable connections with that company.Read the rest
Posted on Thursday, August 5, 2010 by Jim Norrena
Introducing Rave Wireless -- Emergency Notification System
As part of the ongoing efforts to supply California College of the Arts community members with support and information in the event of an emergency, natural or otherwise, the college has implemented a new FREE emergency notification system, called Rave.
Through Rave, college administers can deploy approved CCA emergency communications and other important information via text message and email to registered, active subscribers (e.g., faculty, staff, and students).
Posted on Thursday, July 22, 2010 by Samantha Braman
Posted on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 by Jim Norrena
The 15th Annual Yozo Hamaguchi Printmaking Scholarship Awards Exhibition is set for August 25–September 17, 2010, in the Isabelle Percy West Gallery on the Oakland campus. (See the college's event calendar for complete exhibition details.)
The 2010 Winners . . .
The six undergraduates listed below each received a $3,000 tuition scholarship.