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

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. 

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