by Aaron Matthew McKenzie on 2012-02-17 16:26
A reminder to all students interested in submitting project proposals for the 2012 IMPACT Social Entrepreneurship awards:
The application deadline has been pushed back to February 27.
IMPACT DEADLINE: Feb 27, 2012
If you're working on an application, keep making progress.
If you are still interested in IMPACT and haven't connected with a team yet, email email@example.com
by Aaron Matthew McKenzie on 2011-12-09 10:13
2011 ENGAGE at CCA Course Presentations
Maria & Martha Shelter
Interior Design + Dolores Shelter Program (Amy Campos)
CCA's Bruce Galleries / 1111 8th Street, SF
Please join CCA students and Dolores Shelter Program staff in celebrating their proposal to redesign DSP's Maria and Martha Shelter, located in San Francisco's Mission District. DSP is the only shelter space for men in the area and has a dedicated safe space for members of the LGBTQ community, with programs specifically tailored to meet the needs of the Latino working homeless.
by Aaron Matthew McKenzie on 2011-12-08 16:12
Students from ENGAGE at CCA: Queer Comics Project to curate show!
December 17 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Cartoon Art Museum in San Francisco
by Aaron Matthew McKenzie on 2011-11-30 10:55
IMPACT networking sessions
For both those who weren't able to attend the information sessions, and those who are looking to build on their strong start, the Center for Art and Public Life is hosting a series of three networking sessions for the 2012 IMPACT awards.
Please join fellow prospective IMPACTers to share ideas, energy, and your brimming potential.
- Wednesday, Dec 7: 3-4pm (SF Campus- West 1 Seminar room)
- Thursday, Dec 8: 11-12 pm (Oakland Campus- The Center for Art and Public Life Conference room)
by Aaron Matthew McKenzie on 2011-09-20 08:02
2011 IMPACT Team Awardees Present their Projects
The inaugural IMPACT Social Entrepreneurship Award recipients will speak about their projects and how they used creative, innovative, and interdisciplinary strategies to address specific social and humanitarian needs.
Come and get inspired by the experiences of these students, and learn about upcoming opportunities to apply for the next round of IMPACT Social Entrepreneurship Awards.
Thursday, September 29th
San Francisco Campus
2011 IMPACT Award Recipients
by Aaron Matthew McKenzie on 2011-08-29 08:03
Applications for CSF positions are being accepted August 31 - September 16, 2011.
The CSF program offers work-study opportunities to students across all disciplines to apply their creative practice in a variety of community settings. CSFs are trained and work in schools and community organizations throughout the Bay Area. CCA students, sophomore through graduate level, are eligible to apply. CSF positions pay $13 per hour. Federal work-study allotment not necessary.
by Jason Engelund on 2011-04-27 13:27
Mark your calendars!
ENGAGE at CCA invites you to join end-of-the-year celebrations.
ENGAGE at CCA is an innovative initiative combining the Community Arts Program’s successful model of community engagement with the project-based learning approach of the architecture and design disciplines. Activated across academic programs, ENGAGE at CCA serves as a hub to connect interested faculty and students to community partners and relevant outside experts.
by Jason Engelund on 2011-03-30 11:43
Practice in Partnership
Visual Narratives of the Community Student Fellows Externship Experience
March 30 – April 16, 2011
Reception April 6 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
CCA College Avenue Galleries
5241 College Avenue Oakland
Tues.–Sat., 11 a.m.–6 p.m.; also Wed., 6–7:30 p.m.
by Jason Engelund on 2011-02-28 12:08
Thursday, March 10, 2011, 7–9 pm
Timken Lecture Hall, San Francisco campus
Info: 510.594.3757 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Join us for presentations by the finalists in the competition for the first annual IMPACT Awards, the announcement of the winners, and a keynote talk.
by Jason Engelund on 2010-09-28 09:55
This fall the performance group We Players will present Shakespeare's Hamlet on Alcatraz Island, and recent graduate Anna Whitehead (MFA Social Practice 2010) has been heavily involved in the project. She was awarded a Center Student Grant to work with at-risk youth, people incarcerated, and people on probation to create large-scale puppets and masks that will be used in the play.