Summer: May 21, 2007
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UPCOMING

Student Organization Fair

Share your Passion! Get involved!
Join us on Wednesday for our Student Organization Fair. Student organizations provide a wonderful social networking opportunity as well as a channel to relieve stress. To find out how to get involved, swing by the cafeteria this Wednesday and talk to the students that are in the clubs! Interested in starting a new student organization? Visit Student Life.
Wednesday, May 23 | 12:00 - 2:00 pm | Cafeteria

Toyota Lecture Series: Michael Schwab

Art Center alumnus Michael Schwab (ADVT ’75) is one of America’s leading graphic artists who has created national award-winning logos and posters for a remarkable list of prestigious clients, including: American Express, Apple, Coca-
Cola, Disney, Nike, Polo Ralph Lauren, Salt Lake Olympic Committee, Simon + Schuster, Toyota, and many more. Recognized by his signature use of large, flat areas of color, dramatic perspectives, and bold, graphic images of archetypal human forms, his work has been published in a variety of periodicals and magazines and has also been showcased in dozens of exhibits throughout the world.
Thursday, May 24 | 7:30 pm | Los Angeles Times Media Center

Open House: Designing the Exhibition Experience

UeBERSEE, the exhibition designers for the Open House installation, and the project curators give a behind-the-scenes“tour” into the making of the exhibition. The program will focus on the challenges of the installation space and the collaboration between content and design. The German-American design firm UeBERSEE is led by creative principal Nik Hafermaas, Department Chair of the Graphic Design Department at Art Center. This tour is highly recommended for students, faculty and professionals interested in exhibition design, architecture and environmental graphic design.
Wednesday, May 30 | 7:30 pm | South Campus Wind Tunnel

 

CALENDAR OF EVENTS

WEDNESDAY, MAY 23 | 12:00 - 2:00 PM
Student Organization Fair
Cafeteria

 

THURSDAY, MAY 24 | 2:30 - 4:30 PM
OUT Network: Saftey Zone Training
Faculty Dining Room

 

THURSDAY, MAY 24 | 7:30 PM
Toyota Lecture Series: Michael Schwab
Los Angeles Times Media Center

 

FRIDAY, MAY 25 | 1:30 - 2:30 PM
Internship Orientation Meeting
Board Room

 

FRIDAY, MAY 25 | 2:30 - 3:30 PM
DOT Exchange Information Meeting
Board Room

 

MONDAY, MAY 28
Holiday: Memorial Day
Campus Closed

 

TUESDAY, MAY 29 | 1:00 - 2:00PM
Business Dialogue Series: Yahoo!
Los Angeles Times Media Center

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 30
Open House: Designing the Exhibition
Experience

South Campus Wind Tunnel

 

SATURDAY, JUNE 2 - SUNDAY, AUGUST 19
SIX: Alumni Making Fine Art Exhibit
Williamson Gallery

 

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 6 | 10:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Huntington Hospital Blood Drive
Guest Parking Lot

 

THURSDAY, JUNE 28 | 7:30 PM
Toyota Lecture Series: Julie Eizenberg
South Campus Wind Tunnel

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 4
Holiday: Independence Day
Campus Closed

 

WEDNESDAY, JULY 18 | 12:00 PM
Advisement Fair
Cafeteria

STUDENTS

OUT Network: Safety Zone Training

In an effort to continue developing our learning community into a safe, welcoming and inclusive place for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered (LGBT) students - and to promote respect, appreciation and tolerance for ALL students regardless of background and life experience - the Department of Student Life and Out Network is hosting a Safe Zone Training. The training will be conducted by Fernando Estrada who received his Masters in Counseling from Columbia University. Mr. Estrada is currently the LGBT Pride Center Coordinator at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. The program is for all students, faculty, staff and administrators, either committed LGBT student allies or LGBT-identified individuals. Through a commitment to providing a safe space for LGBT students, participants will assist in contributing to an open campus climate that is safe and accepting for all members of the Art Center learning community. Limited space is available. To register, e-mail jeffrey.hoffman@artcenter.edu or for more information contact Jeffrey Hoffman at 626.396.2325. A light afternoon snack will be provided at the event.
Thursday, May 24 | 2:30 - 4:30pm | Faculty Dining Room

Work-Study Available in Public Programs

Public Programs is looking for student workers to assist parttime in our administrative office at the South Campus. Must be able to work weekday evenings. Work-Study students preferred. Please contact Molly Smith at 626.396.2383 for more
information.

Work-Study Available in Advancement

There is a data entry position available in the Advancement Office. A student eligible for Federal Work-Study status is needed approximately 10 hours per week. The position offers a flexible schedule and the Advancement Office is willing to train. Contact Carol Holtrust at 626.396.2426 or
carol.holtrust@artcenter.edu.

 

CAREER SERVICES

Internship Orientation Meeting

Internships: Students in their 5th through 7th terms, who are in good academic standing (2.5 cumulative GPA), are eligible to apply for internships arranged through the Office of Career Services. Internships provide practical "hands-on" professional work experience and may, in some instances, strengthen your potential for employment upon graduation. The Office of Career Services develops both domestic and international
opportunities. If you are interested in applying for a Fall 2007 internship it is imperative that you attend the Internship Orientation Meeting.
Friday, May 25 | 1:30 - 2:30 pm | Board Room

DOT Exchange Meeting

The DOT Exchange is a mentor program sponsored by the Office of Career Services that pairs students and alumni to share experiences, exchange ideas and build relationships. Participation in this eight-week program is by application only. Interested students who are in at least their 4th term, with a 3.25 cumulative G.P.A, are invited to apply. Please plan on attending the DOT Exchange Information Meeting for more on the 2007 DOT Exhange events.
Friday, May 25 | 2:30 - 3:30 pm | Board Room

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opportunities

Design 21 “Heated Issue” Competition

Design 21: Social Network’s latest competition focuses on global warming. This competition asks participants to create an educational campaign to raise public awareness of the problem of global warming and the contribution of our daily lifestyle and activities to this phenomenon. The aim of the campaign is to provoke people to think about the issue and how their individual consumer choices and energy consumption play into the equation. 1st prize: $5,000.
Details at: http://www.design21sdn.com/designit/
Deadline: Sunday, June 17, 2007

 

campus notes

New Art Center ID Cards

Art Center is pleased to offer new ID cards to students, faculty and staff. In order to enhance on-campus security, it is now mandatory for all students, faculty and staff to carry an ID card. The cards contain new ID numbers—updated as part of the Art Center Online initiative—and also reflect the graphic identity of the College. During Week 1 of the Summer Term, students should have exchanged their old ID card for a new one, free of charge. Students with lost cards will be asked to pay the standard $10 replacement fee. All staff and faculty are required to visit Enrollment Services during Week 2 in order to obtain an ID card free of charge. ID cards are needed to utilize Art Center’s library resources, computer labs and shops in the Technical Skills Center.

Open House: Architecture and Technology for Intelligent Living

Art Center is currently hosting the international exhibition and research initiative Open House: Architecture and Technology for Intelligent Living. The exhibit features 10 specially commissioned projects by designers from around the world, imagining the house of the future. Students, faculty and staff are invited to view the exhibit, jointly organized with the Vitra Design Museum in Germany, and participate in a full range of activities offered through Public Programs. The catalog for this worldclass exhibit is currently on sale in the Student Store. For more information, exhibition hours and program details visit artcenter.edu/openhouse.
Saturday, April 14—Sunday, July 1 |
South Campus Wind Tunnel

 

Bulletin

The Bulletin is published by the Marketing and Communications Department, and serves as the main weekly internal communications vehicle for Art Center, containing information for students, faculty, staff, and the greater Art Center community. All students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to provide new information on a regular basis. Copy for the Bulletin must be received by Wednesday at 12:00 noon. Submit news and events to the Office of Public Relations in the Annex Building, or to monica.nakamine@artcenter.edu.

 

 

SUSTAINABILITY07+

DID YOU KNOW...

Art Center’s Department of Educational Planning and Architecture intends for future constructions to be sustainable.