Events
  • For the second year in a row, Otis will be hosting the Community Works Institute - Summer West. This is a five day professional development program for K-16 teachers focused on place based education, service learning and sustainability. There is a discounted rate for Otis faculty, staff, students and alumni to participate. Contact the Artists Community Teaching program for more info: act@otis.edu

  • Classes End.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow

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Mail Programs

Question: How do I set up Apple Mail to send and receive e-mail from my Gmail account?

 

Follow these steps in Gmail:

  1. Log into your Gmail account.
  2. Click 'Settings' at the top right corner.
  3. Click 'Forwarding and POP' in the orange 'Mail Settings' box.
  4. Select 'Enable POP for all mail' or 'Enable POP for mail that arrives from now on'.
  5. Choose the action you would like your Gmail messages to take after they are accessed with POP.
  6. Click 'Save Changes'

Then follow these steps in Apple Mail:

  1. Open Apple Mail.
  2. Click 'Mail,' and select 'preferences...'
  3. Open the 'Accounts' and click the plus sign (+) along the bottom to add a new account.
  4. Enter 'pop.gmail.com' in the 'Incoming Mail Server' field.
  5. Enter your Gmail user name (including '@gmail.com') in the 'User Name' field.
  6. Enter your Gmail password in the 'Password' field.
  7. Select 'Add Server...' from the pop-up labeled 'Outgoing Mail Server,' and enter 'smtp.gmail.com' in the 'Outgoing Mail Server' field.
  8. Enter '587' in the 'Server port' field.
  9. Check the box next to 'Use Secure Sockets Layer (SSL).'
  10. Select 'Password' next to 'Authentication:' and enter your Gmail username (including '@gmail.com) and Gmail password.
  11. Click 'OK.'
  12. Click 'Advanced' and check the box next to 'Use SSL.' (The port changes to '995.')

Close the window and click Save changes if you are prompted.

Question: What is SMTP?

Answer - Simple Mail Transport Protocol (SMTP) is the network protocol used to send email across the Internet

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