My CCAD: August 28, 2017

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AND WE'RE OFF!

It’s official! Welcome (back) to school and the start of the new academic year. One way to begin the year right: Get involved on campus. Learn how at the Student Engagement Fair on Wednesday, Aug. 30. (Don’t forget to bring a bag to carry all the free swag you’ll receive!)
 
Here’s the full slate of free events for the week from the Office of Student Engagement and the Student Programming Board:

Monday, Aug. 28 = Snacks & Maps
Tuesday, Aug. 29 = Taste of Ampersand & Movie Night on the Quad
Wednesday, Aug. 30 = Student Engagement Fair
Thursday, Aug. 31 = Grocery Bingo


MORE DATES & DEADLINES

Wednesday, Aug. 30  = Curator-led tour of Alan Shields and Stitch & CCAD Goes to Mars
Friday, Sept. 1 = Last day to add classes and register for credit/audit (Fall 2017) & Application deadline for December 2017 graduation
Monday, Sept. 4 = Labor Day (No classes, offices closed)
Tuesday, Sept. 5 = $10 per course drop fee in effect (Fall 2017)
Thursday, Sept. 7 = Beeler Gallery Visiting Artists & Scholars: Robert Slifkin & Bob Nickas & Reception for Alan Shields: A Different Kind of Painting & Stitch & Project Room: Kim Faler opens

See a full list of events at my.ccad.edu.


ADOBE CREATIVE CLOUD 2017

One-year, student subscriptions are available at the CCAD Supply Store. First-year students may use their Freshman Supply Kit funds for this purchase. Upper-level students may also purchase the annual subscription at the CCAD-discounted rate of $225.


ART, UP CLOSE

Get up close with Alan Shields: A Different Kind of Painting and Stitch, on view now at Beeler Gallery, with a tour from the shows’ curator, Assistant Director of Exhibitions Ian Ruffino, Wednesday, Aug. 30, at 3:30 p.m. You can also meet new Director of Exhibitions Jo-ey Tang before the tour steps off in the gallery, located in Canzani Center.


CCAD GOES TO MARS

COSI Chief Scientist Paul Sutter visits Wednesday, Aug. 30, to talk about the challenges of living on Mars — and portraying it in exhibitions and immersive experiences. The talk, which is open to the public, is part of Innovation and Culture, a junior Industrial Design class. More details here.


EXPLORE COLUMBUS

There’s a lot to do on campus here at CCAD, but don’t forget to explore the rest of the city, too! Head to the Short North Saturday, Sept. 2, for Gallery Hop (held the first Saturday of the month), including a special tour of the newly renovated Greater Columbus Convention Center. Find more CCAD Picks here.


HURRICANE HARVEY HELP

CCAD students and their families are among those in Texas affected by Hurricane Harvey. Want to give to organizations working in the area? Consider donating to the American Red Cross (you can give money byvisiting their website, calling 1.800.RED CROSS, or texting HARVEY to 90999 to make a $10 donation). Learn more about organizations helping in the area with Charity Navigator, which includes a Hurricane Harvey-specific section.


WORK IT

Seeking on-campus employment? Apply through the ccadcareers.com job board, and the department hiring will contact you if they want to do an interview. Learn more about student employment at CCADhere.
 
If you have trouble logging in, please email careers@ccad.edu.


GET CREATIVE CONTROL

Creative Control Fest is Thursday, Sept. 7  – Saturday, Sept. 9, this year, and as one of the hosts, we’re extending a special offer to you. Purchase your CCF6 tickets at a reduced student rate of $20 (using the code CCADlove), send your receipt our way (myccad@ccad.edu) within a week of the fest, and we’ll reimburse the ticket price.

More good news: We’ll have free table space available for CCAD students who want to sell their wares at CCF6. Just email us here!


CLASS OF 2018 T-SHIRTS

Seniors! If you didn’t get the chance to get a Class of 2018 T-shirt at Welcome Fest – fear not! We have some left. Visit the Student Affairs office to pick yours up while supplies last (first-come, first serve).


AMPERSAND EMPORIUM & THE MARKET HOURS

Ampersand Emporium and The Market have resumed their regular hours. Seniors!
If you didn’t get the chance to get a Class of 2018 t-shirt from Welcomefest – fear not! We have some left. Go to the Student Affairs office and get a t-shirt. First come, first serve, while supplies last.


STUDENT SPOTLIGHT 🔦

Name: Ethan Donaldson

Major: Advertising & Graphic Design

Class year: 2020

Favorite spot on campus: Concrete slab in Crane Center

Last show you binge-watched: New Girl

Favorite thing to do in Columbus: Run this city

Most played song on your playlist right now:  Gummy, by Brockhampton

Your time at CCAD in 3 emojis: 😤☕💸

Favorite artist/designer: Teodoro Viera

Favorite thing about CCAD: The people and the community


QUESTIONS? COMMENTS?


We want to hear from you. Email myccad@ccad.edu.