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  • Memorial Day

    May 30| Academic Dates
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    Closed for the Holiday.

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  • Campus Closed for the Holiday.

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  • 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
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    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.

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Class Marshals

2016 Class Marshals

Class Marshals are members of the Commencement Committee, and provide the student voice at the Commencement planning meetings. They are also responsible for relaying Commencement information to their classmates.

Class Marshals lead their classmates in the procession. Family and friends can identify them by the special purple regalia worn with their cap and gown. They also receive recognition in the Commencement program.

BFA Programs
Darien Noguchi, 2016 Class Marshal for Architecture/Landscape/Interiors
Darien Noguchi

Architecture/Landscape/Interiors

Stacie Martinez, 2016 Class Marshal for Communication Arts
Stacie Martinez

Communication Arts

Shane Parton, 2016 Class Marshal for Digital Media
Shane Parton

Digital Media

Alysha Cristina Aguilar, 2016 Class Marshal for Fashion Design
Alysha Cristina Aguilar

Fashion Design

Drew Jeremy Davis, 2016 Class Marshal for Fine Arts
Drew Jeremy Davis

Fine Arts

Joshua Wallace, 2016 Class Marshal for Product Design
Joshua Wallace

Product Design

Molly Womack, 2016 Class Marshal for Toy Design
Molly Womack

Toy Design

MFA Programs
Janet Dandridge, 2016 Class Marshal for Graduate Fine Arts
Janet Dandridge

Graduate Fine Arts

Carolina Ibarra-Mendoza, 2016 Class Marshal for Graduate Graphic Design
Carolina Ibarra-Mendoza

Graduate Graphic Design

Tonya S. Ingram, 2016 Class Marshal for Graduate Public Practice
Tonya S. Ingram

Graduate Public Practice

Natalie Arps-Bumbera, 2016 Class Marshal for Graduate Writing
Natalie Arps-Bumbera

Graduate Writing

 

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