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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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Community Partnerships

Sustainability Community Partnerships


Otis Students who qualify for Federal Workstudy can work at reDiscover, a local non-profit that "promotes resource conservation, creativity, and community engagement through material reuse".

Various Sustainability Elective courses offered by Creative Action: An Integrated Learning Program work with the following community partners:

 

City of El Segundo

Student Projects
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Friends of Ballona Wetlands

Student Projects
Partner's Website

Global Green

Student Projects
Partner's Website

Breathe LA

Student Projects
Partner's Website

Solano Garden

Student Projects
Partner's Website

Rise Above Plastics

Student Projects
Partner's Website

Surfrider

Student Projects
Partner's Website

 

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