Summer: July 30, 2007
Super Thursday Open House
Super Thursday represents the culmination of 13 weeks of
effort for students to meet the design challenges put forth
by companies for the “Funded Educational Project” (FEP)
program. This term, Indy Racing League and Samsung
have sponsored exciting projects on campus. Students
would have presented their concepts and designs in the
morning within these multi-disciplinary studios, an initiative
which brings the real-world experiences of our sponsors
into Art Center’s classrooms.All students, staff and
faculty are welcome to visit the FEP classrooms and other
unique projects displayed throughout campus. Information
Financial Aid Literacy Event
The Financial Aid Department is holding a seminar that covers
the financial aid process and institutions involved. There
will be an interactive session to cover your award letter and
options to cover the balance of your personal educational
needs. Doug Richey, Exec. VP of Graduate Leverage will
discuss APRs, lender benefits and how to choose the best
Student Forum with Nate Young
Staying competitive and keeping education relevant are two
of College President Richard Koshalek’s top priorities.
Throughout the last year Executive Vice President and Chief
Academic Officer Nate Young has spoken about the competition
Art Center faces and how to stay relevant in the future.
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
MONDAY, JULY 30
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 1 |
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
THURSDAY, AUGUST 2 |
FRIDAY, AUGUST 3 |
FRIDAY, AUGUST 3 |
TUESDAY, AUGUST 7 |
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8 |
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8 |
10:00 PM - 12:00 AM
THURSDAY, AUGUST 9 |
THURSDAY, AUGUST 9 |
3:00 - 5:00 PM
FRIDAY, AUGUST 10 |
Work Study Student Assistants Needed in Student Life
Are you looking for meaningful work on-campus to help pay your bills? Do you need the convenience of not leaving campus to avoid looking for a parking spot and to save more time for studying? Do you want to enjoy a job that gives you an opportunity to meet other students, be involved in fun events, and provide important programs and services to your peers? If all of this sounds ideal, apply for the Office of Student Life Assistant position. If you are work study eligible, please stop by to see Jeffrey Hoffman, Director of Student Life, or the Financial Aid Office to find out if your skills and interests match the job. You can also call 626.396.2325 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to express your interest.
Fine Art Media Senior Exhibits
The Fine Art Media Department is pleased to announce the
Senior Exhibitions for Summer 2007. Each week, 8th Term
Fine Art Media Students will be creating solo or two-person
final exhibitions on display in the Undergraduate Fine Art
Gallery, located on the lower level near the north entrance.
Designmatters Congratulates Jonas Mayabb
The Designmatters PSA, "Fat Lane," which was licensed to
Participant Productions last year in support of their film Fast
Food Nation, has just received the first place Young Directors
Award at the Cannes Film Festival (Category: Non European
SIX alumni making fine art Exhibition
The SIX exhibition organized by the Alyce de Roulet
Williamson Gallery features alumni of the College whose work
has contributed substantially to the contemporary art practice.
The featured artists are Sharon Lockhart (MFA ART ’93),
Jennifer Steinkamp (MFAART ’91), Hiroshi Sugimoto (PHOT ’74), Mark Tansey (FINE ’72), Charlie White (MFA ART ’98)
and Pae White (MFAART ’91).
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DID YOU KNOW...
Gas milage declines rapidly above 60 mph. Each 5 mph increase above 60 mph is an additional 10 cents a gallon.
For more information visit: www.globalgreen.org
OFFICE OF CAREER SERVICES
The Office of Career Services invites companies to conduct on-campus portfolio reviews to identify and recruit graduating students for existing or potential job opportunities. Only Summer 2007 degree candidates are eligible to take advantage of On-Campus Recruitment. Students who have already signed up to participate are required to attend their department's pre-event meeting to discuss the details of recruitment and receive information about the companies participating.
Transportation Design Domestic Internships: Sign-Ups
A number of companies/studios will be offering Fall 2007
internships to interested Transportation Design students,
including BMW Group/Designworks USA, Fisker
Coachbuild, Volkswagen/Audi, Polaris, Volvo and Mazda.
Only 5th, 6th, & 7th term Trans students in good academic
standing are eligible to apply. Students studying under an F-I
Visa are advised to meet with the Office of Student Life to discuss
employment authorization requirements. If you are interested
in any of these internship opportunities, please sign up
in the Office of Career Services, Tuesdays—Fridays at 3:30
Love Your Earth Competition
As each day goes by the problems facing the earth become
more and more apparent. Its quite clear that many things must
change. Throughout history graphic design has proved itself as
one of the best means to instigate a change in society and communicate
the urgency of action. We are looking for graphic
artworks that will raise awareness of the environmental issues
affecting our delicate planet. Your graphic design should provoke
a positive change in the many things that are compromising
Images’ 6th Annual Photography Competition
The competition is open to professional artists and photographers,
as well as to photographer trainees. Its first aim is to discover
new talents, with no age criteria, and give them the opportunity
to realize a unique project. The selected project will be
exhibited at the IMAGES' 08, which will take place in Vevey,
Switzerland in 2008. The international jury, chaired this year by
Balthasar Burkhard, is composed of key figures from the visual
arts world. It will make its choice on the basis of proposed files
and will designate the winners of the Grand Prix International
de Photographie de Vevey as well as other awards and distinctions.
The main criteria for selection will be the richness of
ideas reflected in the content as well as in the form of the work.
PAVE Student Design Competition
PAVE’s 2007 Student Design Competition is sponsored by Sony
Electronics Inc. This annual competition, now in its 13th year,
is geared toward college-level students involved in retail planning,
merchandising, and branding programs. Keep in mind
that all entries will not be returned and winning entries will
become property of the sponsor (Sony Electronics). Students
are advised to keep a copy of their entries.