Each year CCA hosts special benefits and events that unite our community while raising essential funds for student scholarships.

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2017 CCA GALA Honoring David Kelley


CCA's 2017 annual Gala celebration takes place Tuesday, May 23, in the dramatic central Nave of CCA’s San Francisco campus.

This year’s honoree is designer, entrepreneur, engineer, and teacher David Kelley. As founder of IDEO, David built the company that created many iconic products and experiences of the digital age.

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 Annual Ronald & Anita Wornick Award Exhibition

The Wornick Awards Exhibition

The Ronald and Anita Wornick Awards program is intended to recognize, nourish, and encourage talented CCA students in the wood arts. The annual exhibition honors those students.

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Alumni + Family Weekend

Alumni + Family Weekend

CCA alumni, students, and their families return to campus for a special look at the college and everything that makes CCA exceptional.

New Half-Century Club alumni are honored and guests take delight in a special curated alumni exhibition.

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CCA annual scholarship dinner

Scholarship Dinner

Select scholarship-awarded students share their inspiring stories at this acknowledgment dinner.

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Annual Barclay Simpson Award Exhibition

Annual Barclay Simpson Award Exhibition

An annual showcase of work made by graduate student recipients of the Barclay Simpson merit scholarship award.