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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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Welcome to the Owl Family!

The Otis Owl was adopted by the Office as the official mascot of Otis College of Art and Design, Spring 2012. This new mascot embodies the spirit and wisdom of the student community. We welcome you into the Owl family and look forward to building our college traditions and future with you!

The Office of Student Affairs supports holistic student development, student engagement, and co-curricular learning through experiences that complement and enhance the artistic mission of Otis. Student reflection, self-discovery, and personal and career development are emphasized. Through events, activities, and student government initiatives, the office builds Otis’ vibrant community.


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