Students News

Posted on Tuesday, March 30, 2010 by Grace Lee

Let your voice be heard! CCA Academic Advising has gone through big changes since online registration began last year. So now that we are through the transition, we want to know how academic advising is working for you. Please provide your feedback by taking a brief survey:

First-year students

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Posted on Tuesday, March 30, 2010 by Grace Lee

Million Fishes Art Collective has an opening for new resident members starting June 1, 2010. These artists must be dedicated to their form of art, interested in community living and want to participate in the running and development of our budding arts organization.

Shared Resources

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Posted on Wednesday, March 24, 2010 by Clay Walsh

Stay hydrated and help protect the environment with your reusable, stainless steel CCA water bottle!

Student Affairs and Access & Wellness Services have launched the National College Health Assessment (NCHA), a survey covering a range of student health behaviors. Participant responses are completely confidential and will assist CCA in planning programs and providing better services to support students’ physical and psychological health.

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Posted on Tuesday, March 23, 2010 by Grace Lee

Last year, students, faculty, and staff recognized 59 student leaders who made meaningful contributions to CCA and the community at the Excellence in Student Leadership Awards Reception. Honored student leaders received a certificate and a prize bag consisting of gift card, candy, movie tickets, and a moleskin sketchbook. We once again are asking your help to recognize this year's outstanding student leaders.

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Posted on Tuesday, March 23, 2010 by Grace Lee

Think you've got the right idea of what a chimera should look like? Submit your design to . The winning artist will have his/her design printed into the official CCA t-shirts for 2011 and win a fabulous prize!


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Posted on Thursday, March 4, 2010 by Grace Lee

Feeling stressed? Student Affairs offers FREE yoga classes to all CCA students, staff and faculty, now three times a week!
Instructor: Sharanjit Sandhu

San Francisco campus
Mondays & Wednesdays
Room 101

Oakland campus
7:30 - 9pm

For more information email .

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Posted on Monday, March 1, 2010 by Grace Lee

Rock Paper Scissors Collective announces a call to artists for our April Sculptural Fiber show!

Looking for three-dimensional textile sculptures with an emphasis on craftsmanship and technique, such as knitting, embroidery, weaving, applique, sewing, etc. Conceptual and functional pieces will be considered.

Please send no more than three 300dpi JPEGs in a zip file no larger than 10mb per email to Include contact information, as well as the medium and dimensions of the works, and the price if for sale. No entry fee.


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Posted on Friday, February 12, 2010 by Alexis Mahrus

© Alyssa Deville 2009

Congratulations to the following Illustration students who have been honored in the 2010 New York Society of Illustrators Student Scholarship Competition:

Dustin Boudreau
Alija Craycroft
Alyssa Deville (View Alyssa's video)
Marian Dilan
Danielle Gray
Kevin Wada

View the winning Illustrations.

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Posted on Thursday, February 11, 2010 by Clay Walsh

Calling All Undergraduates

Fall 2009 alumni and spring 2010 graduates are eligible to participate in the college's Baccalaureate Exhibition that takes place May 6–11 at the San Francisco campus in conjunction with the commencement.

We welcome your participation. The exhibition is a terrific way to share your work with family, friends, and the entire Bay Area arts community.

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Posted on Tuesday, February 9, 2010 by Jim Norrena

CCA's Fashion Design Program is having an exceptional month. In addition to accomplished alumna Amy Sarabi's current run (and win!) on Lifetime's popular Project Runway, the program was recently being ranked number one by, and it landed a shout-out in Women's Wear Daily, the fashion industry–touted "Fashion Bible!"

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