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  • Otis Radio: Hot News

    May 02| Special Event

    Creative Action and the Otis Radio class present weekly broadcasts each Monday.


    This week from 5:00 - 6:00 pm is Hot News with DJs Cindy Ho, Ana Molina, and April Oh who cover all the trending NEWS!

    Listen online at KLMU.

    All shows will be simulcast on 96.1FM in the Otis Cafe and archived on otisradio.tumblr.com

  • Otis Radio: flashback

    May 02| Special Event

    Creative Action and the Otis Radio class present weekly broadcasts each Monday.

    This week from 5:00pm - 6:00pm is flashback: nostalgic static with DJ's Alix, April and Dane. Come listen and chat about nostalgic representations that make us who we are, from music, accessories, to fashion mistakes.

    Listen online at KLMU.

  • Graduate Fine Arts presents

    Now What?

    Class of 2016 Final MFA Exhibition  


    Family and Friends Night Celebration: Saturday, May 14, 6-9pm

    Ashton Allen

    Amanda Benefiel

    Ok-Young Choi

    Janet E. Dandridge

    Melany Dierks

    Elif Erkan

    Kathryn Kert Green

    Elizabeth Medina

    Kristin Moore 

    Jeisung Oh

    Zachary Roach

    Regine Rode


  • Learn about the Teacher Credentialing process with:

  • Otis Radio Olympics

    May 03| Special Event

    Otis Radio students Bree Miller, Natasha Carovska and Rania Ann Zahir present Otis Radio Olympics.

    Play Games and Win Prizes!

    Come join them outside to relieve your stress from finals by playing Musical Chairs, Red Light Green Light, Simon Says, and other beloved childhood games.  Or listen to the live broadcast on 96.1FM.

  • Graduate Public Practice 
    2016 MFA Degree Presentations

    Henderson Blumer
    Jeanette Degollado
    Margarethe Drexel
    Tonya Ingram
    Jenny Kane
    Shefali Mistry
    Beth Ann Morrison
    Catherine SCOTI Scott


    Tuesday May 3, 7 – 9:00 p.m. 

    Shefali Mistry leads Michelada Think Tank event on artists of color

  • For decades, the Los Angeles–based artist Lita Albuquerque has blurred distinctions between Land art and Light and Space on increasingly grander scales, whether it be building installations surrounding the pyramids in Egypt or placing sculptures across Antarctica to mirror the formation of the stars. Her cosmic explorations continue with two new bodies of work that are currently being shown at Kohn Gallery in Hollywood, from January 9 through February 27, 2016, and at USC’s Fisher Museum of Art, from January 26 through April 10, 2016.


General Scholarships




  • Name: Ayn Rand Essay Contest
  • Amount (estimated) : Check website for details
  • Website: www.aynrand.org/contests/
  • Deadline: Check website for details
  • Category: Essay



  • Name: Ebell Flint Scholarship
  • Amount (estimated) : Various
  • Website: www.ebellla.com
  • Deadline: Approx. April (Check website for exact date)
  • Category: Essay


  • Name: Elie Wiesel Prize in Ethics Essay Contest
  • Amount (estimated) : $500 - $5,000
  • Website: www.eliewieselfoundation.org
  • Deadline: December
  • Category: Essay



  • Name: International Furnishings & Design Association Educational Foundation Scholarships
  • Amount (estimated) : $1,000
  • Website: www.ifdaef.org
  • Deadline: March 31
  • Category: Essay



  • Name: Mensa Orange County Scholarship Program
  • Amount (estimated) : $300-$1000
  • Website: www.ocmensa.org
  • Deadline: December 31
  • Category: Essay


  • Name: The I Magnin Scholarship Fund at San Francisco Foundation
  • Amount (estimated) : varies
  • Phone number: (415) 733-8500
  • Deadline: March 1st for Fall and October 1st for Spring
  • March 1st for Fall and October 1st for Spring
  • Category: Application, for Fashion Students


  • Name: Ronald Reagan College Leaders Scholarship
  • Amount (estimated) : $1,000 - $7,500
  • Website: www.thephillipsfoundation.org
  • Deadline: January
  • Category: Essay


  • Name: Santa Barbara Foundation Scholarship
  • Santa Barbara County, CA highschool graduate
  • Amount (estimated) : $500-$5000
  • Website: www.sbscholarship.org
  • Deadline: January
  • Category: Essay


  • Name: Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
  • Amount (estimated) : Various
  • Website: www.artandwriting.org
  • Deadline: Contact the organization
  • Category: Essay





  • Name: Barbizon Scholarship Program
  • Amount (estimated): Up to $100,000
  • Website: www.barbizonscholarship.com
  • Deadline: Every 24 months
  • Category: Sweepstake


  • Name: Sam Walton Community Scholarship
  • Amount (estimated): $1,000
  • Website: www.walmartfoundation.org
  • Deadline: See Website
  • Category: Essay




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