MY CCAD: March 27, 2017

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WELCOME BACK!


Hope you had a wonderful spring break! Now, for some announcements.

 

THIS IS NOT A JOKE

Saturday, April 1, may be April Fool's Day. But it's also the CCAD Art Fair and the grand opening of Ampersand Emporium (where you can save 10% on non-food items by showing your CCAD ID). Read more about the Art Fair here and the grand opening here.

 

SIGN UP FOR CLASSES

We're looking at you, sophomores. Your pre-registration starts TODAY! Everyone else, see your pre-registration date here.

 

DROP DEADLINE

The last day to drop or withdraw without failure is Friday, March 31

 

VOTE EARLY, VOTE OFTEN

We know our teachers are excellent, and this spring, we’ll be recognizing them with the Teaching Excellence Award. If you know a teacher at CCAD who is making a big impact on students inside and outside of the classroom, consider nominating them for award recognition. Nominations will be accepted through Saturday, April 1. Find the nomination form here.

 

UOKCCAD? 

Next week (starting April 3) is UOKCCAD? Sexual Violence Awareness, Prevention, and Empowerment Week. Programming is focused on raising awareness about healthy sexuality, learning how to prevent sexual violence, and empowering survivors on-campus and everywhere. Programming includes UOKCCAD? We Really Want to Know: Title IX ForumThe Clothesline Project, and UOKCCAD? Mural Wall

 

ON VIEW: MFA THESIS EXHIBITION

Before Next There is Now: 2017 New Projects MFA Thesis Exhibition opens Friday, April 7, at 6:30 p.m. Read more here.

 

GET INVOLVED

Volunteer to help out with Chroma: Best of CCAD and UOKCCAD.

 

GTFO

That stands forGet in Touch with Freedom Outdoors. And it's happening Friday, April 21. Spend the day outdoors and off-campus to break free from confined spaces, routines, and stress! Counseling & Wellness Center staff will lead a 2.3 mile hike, mindfulness- and meditation-based activities, and writing reflection time at Battelle Darby Creek Park. Read more here. Space is limited, so RSVP to counseling@ccad.edu to reserve your space to GTFO!

 

YOUR MOMENT OF ZEN

The CCAD Yoga class is moving back to the second floor Canzani Multipurpose Room for the rest of the semester, starting today. Haven’t tried yoga at CCAD yet? Dropin Monday nights at 7 p.m. and feel the de-stressing power of yoga as we head into the final half of spring semester. No mats, money, or experience necessary – just flexible clothes and yourself as you are.

 

DATES & DEADLINES


Monday, March 27 = Sophomores can start signing up for classes & Visiting Poets: Kathy Fagan & Raena Shirali

Wednesday, March 29 = T(ea) Time: The CCAD Clothesline Project & Visiting Entrepreneur: Tanisha Robinson

Thursday, March 30 = T(ea) Time: The CCAD Clothesline Project

Friday, March 31 = GiveBackHack & Last Day to Drop or Withdraw Without Failure

Saturday, April 1 =  Art Fair, Ampersand Emporium Grand Opening, & GiveBackHack

Sunday, April 2 GiveBackHack

Monday, April 3 = UOKCCAD? We Really Want to Know: Title IX Forum

Wednesday, April 5 = Visiting Artist: Taylor Downes & Pizza with a Purpose

Thursday, April 6 = Lunchtime Faculty Lecture Series: John Kortlander & Phil Garrett & You Got Fight: Self Defense Class

Friday, April 7 = MFA Thesis Show Opening

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

 

CURRENT & UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS


ON VIEW NOW
Check out the CCAD Faculty Exhibition on view in the Canzani Center Atrium, now through April 30. And check out these student exhibitions: Student Exhibition: Jacob Mason-Macklin's Bob & WeaveStudent Exhibition: Kate Coughlin's Internet Friends, and Student Exhibition: Gabriela Torres.

COMING SOON
Art of Illustration Opening
MFA Thesis Exhibition Opening
Student Exhibition: Elizabeth McManus' Body Art
Student Exhibition: Elizabeth Hensley
Student Exhibition: GaHye Cho's Suppression of Women
Student Exhibition: Natasha Strom's Landschap

Have an exhibition or upcoming project we should know about? Let us know.

 

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT 🔦

Name: Alexa Bolton
Major: Illustration
Class year: 2018
Favorite spot on campus: Supply Store
Last show you binge watched: Breaking Bad
Favorite thing to do in Columbus: Go to the Columbus Zoo
Most played song on your playlist right now: BTS - Not Today
Your time at CCAD in 3 emojis: 🖊️ 😢 🛌
Current artist/designer crush: Loish
Favorite thing about CCAD: I get to be around other artists and don’t have to take Calculus.

 

QUESTIONS? COMMENTS?


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