MY CCAD: NOVEMBER 20, 2017

Feeling thankful.

DATES & DEADLINES

Monday, Nov. 20 = CCAD Family Thanksgiving & Yoga class
Tuesday, Nov. 21 = Packard Library surveys due
Wednesday, Nov. 22 = Thanksgiving Break begins
Thursday, Nov. 23 = Thanksgiving Potluck
Monday, Nov. 27 = Open Advising Session & Extended Lab Hours begin & Yoga class
Wednesday, Nov. 29 = Stress Fighter & Lunch with the SGA
Thursday, Nov. 30 = C.F. Payne: An American Illustrator
Friday, Dec. 1 = Student Chroma Committee
Saturday, Dec. 2 = CCAD Art Fair & Marketplace
Monday, Dec. 4 = Yoga class & Magic School Bus

 

GIVING THANKS

Don’t miss out on the CCAD Family Thanksgiving meal today, Monday, Nov. 20, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in The Market. The turkey-fest is free for all students.
 
Sticking around for Thanksgiving? Join us for a potluck meal on Thursday, Nov. 23.

 

THANKSGIVING BREAK

Thanksgiving break begins  Wednesday, Nov. 22. CCAD campus offices close at 1 p.m. Nov. 22 and will remain closed until Monday, Nov. 27. Labs will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 23.

The Market will serve dinner on Tuesday, Nov. 21, and then will be closed until dinner on Sunday, Nov. 26. Ampersand Emporium will be closed Wednesday, Nov. 22, through Friday, Nov. 24. The store will resume its hours of operation on Saturday, Nov. 25.

The Café will be closed over Thanksgiving break. Find additional details about building and facilities hours during break here.

 

CCAD ART FAIR & MARKETPLACE

Get a jump on your holiday shopping — and support your classmates and CCAD grads — at the CCAD Art Fair & Marketplace on Saturday, Dec. 2.

 

WANT TO BE AN RA?

The application for next year’s Resident Advisor staff is now available from Residence Life. Click here to learn more and apply.

 

GET ACA COVERAGE ASAP

The Affordable Care Act health insurance marketplace open enrollment period is open through Friday, Dec. 15, 2017. If you don’t have health insurance currently or need to renew your coverage, the health insurance marketplace can help you get covered for 2018. For details on how to sign up, click here.

 

OPEN ADVISING

Have questions about spring schedules, academic plans, and course registration? Advisors are available for an Open Advising Session from 11 a.m. to noon on Monday, Nov. 27, in the Canzani Multi-purpose Room. New Student Seminar credit is available.

 

LUNCH WITH THE SGA

Break bread with the Student Government Association and CCAD President Melanie Corn at an informal lunch at The Market Wednesday, Nov. 29, and Wednesday, Dec. 6. The SGA’s weekly lunch get-togethers run through Wednesday, Dec. 13.

 

SEE C.F. PAYNE: AN AMERICAN ILLUSTRATOR

Catch a free screening of C.F. Payne: An American Illustrator, which follows the career of the longtime illustrator and former CCAD instructor, on Thursday, Nov. 30. A reception will precede the screening, and a Q&A with the artist and filmmakers will follow.

 

HELP SHAPE CHROMA

Help shape the future of Chroma: Best of CCAD (and get a free lunch) at the first meeting of the Student Chroma Committee on Friday, Dec. 1, at 11 a.m. Students of all majors are needed to help with everything from marketing to hospitality to on-site signage.

 

FACULTY EXHIBITION

Through Jan. 21, check out New Faculty: Illustration – Comics in the Canzani Center Atrium. The show features work by faculty members who create comics, drawings, and illustrations.

 

CCAD GRADUATE STUDIES TALKS: CARA BENEDETTO

Artist and writer Cara Benedetto, whose work has been shown at Metro Pictures, MOCA Cleveland, MOMA Warsaw, and Art in General, will discuss her text and performance-based creations Friday, Dec. 1, at 6:30 p.m. as part of the CCAD Graduate Studies Talks at Beeler Gallery.

 

A TASTE OF BOB'S BURGERS

Bob’s Burgers made history in its season eight season premiere, tapping 62 artists to create an entirely fan-drawn episode. Khaila Carr (Illustration, 2018) was among those who contributed.

 

FLYING HIGH AT HACKATHON

A group of CCAD students won big in an aviation design challenge hosted at Kent State University onOct. 13 – 15. They are Jessika Raisor (Animation, 2019), and Industrial Design students, Matthew Erdmann (2021), Lakaya Fearon (2021), Xin Xu (2019), and Hsiu-Wen Chang (2019).

 

GRADUATE STUDENTS & ALUMNI CONNECT AT SOFA

Columbus College of Art & Design was one of six top art and design schools in the country chosen to create a unique installation as part of SOFA CONNECT, an annual student competition at SOFA CHICAGO. The CCAD team of graduate students, graduate alumni, and faculty advisors created a display around the theme of “Future Summer Nostalgia.”

 

FAFSA REMINDER

Plan on registering for Fall 2018 classes at CCAD? You need to complete your Financial Aid file. Click here for a checklist to help you plan.

 

KEEP HUSTLIN'

Catch up on the latest episodes of First, You Hustle, a podcast from CCAD’s Career Services office on starting your creative career, with advice from alumni and employer guests, segments with students, faculty and staff, and how-to guides on special topics.

 

WINTER FEST

Mark your calendar for Thursday, Dec. 7, and the season-favorite Winter Fest hosted by the Student Programming Board. More details to come!

 

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT 🔦

Name: Khaila Carr

Major: Illustration

Class year: 2018

Favorite spot on campus: The printmaking lab!

Last show you binge-watched: Broad City

Favorite thing to do in Columbus: Late-night walks around the city with friends!

Most played song on your playlist right now: Holy by Jamila Woods (really just her entire HEAVNalbum)

Your time at CCAD in 3 emojis: 👀✏  ️  ⭐

Current artist/designer crush: Simon Hanselmann or Tara Booth

Favorite thing about CCAD: The Spitball comic anthology! It taught me how truly accessible a career in comics is; I’ve met many amazing people and created some of my best work through Spitball.

 

QUESTIONS? COMMENTS?

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