Otis College of Art and Design logo
Events
  • Memorial Day

    May 30| Academic Dates
    More

    Closed for the Holiday.

  • Classes Begin

  • Campus Closed for the Holiday.

  • Classes End.

  • Classes End

  • Viet Thanh Nguyen’s bestselling novel The Sympathizer won the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, the First Novel Prize from the Center for Fiction, and a Carnegie Medal from the American Library Association. It was also a finalist for the PEN/Faulkner Award and the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize for Debut Fiction. Nguyen is also the author of Race and Resistance: Literature and Politics in Asian America and Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War.

  • Tonya Foster

    Sep 21| Lectures
    More

    Poet Tonya Foster is the author of the collection A Swarm of Bees in High Court. Her work has appeared in nocturnes, Callaloo, Traffic, Gulf Coast, and other journals. Her essays have appeared in NY Arts Magazine, NYFA Quarterly and The Poetry Project Newsletter. A co-editor of Third Mind: Teaching Creative Writing Through Visual Art, Foster teaches at California College of the Arts and lives in the Bay Area.

O-Tube

Value of A Liberal Arts Education

Value of A Liberal Arts Education

AAC&U (YouTube) Video funded by LEAP (Liberal Education and America's Promise) which "champions the value of a liberal education" -AAC&U.

"In Defense Of A Liberal Education" by Carol Geary Schneider, 08.10.09, Forbes.com. (WEB)
A compelling argument from the president of the American Association of Colleges and Universities.
 

Writing Across Disciplines 

The WAC Clearinghouse  supports scholarly exchange about communication across the curriculum. In partnership with the International Network of Writing Across the Curriculum Programs, the WAC Clearinghouse publishes journals, books, and other resources for teachers who use writing in their courses. There is some useful information on Writing Across the Disciplines/Curriculum. 

Otis College Ranked 6th in Nation by The Economist