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  • Campus offices and facilities are closed on Monday, May 25 in observance of Memorial Day.

    Ahamnson Hall and Galef Center are open Saturday May 23 and Sunday May 24, 9-6.

    Graduate Studios are open to those students who have approved access.

  • Patrons Circle Tour

    May 30| Special Event
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    Otis' Patrons Circle Tour of Downtown L.A.!

    Discover how the creative economy is transforming downtown Los Angeles.  Studios and galleries continue to move to the heart of our city and into areas that were off the beaten path just a year ago. Otis Patrons Circle members will enjoy an Otis-inspired tour of downtown L.A.'s vibrant scene.  

    Tour includes:
    Visit to Kent Twitchell's ('77 MFA) new studio, followed by a short ride to see a few of his downtown murals

    Inside peek of Cynthia Vincent's ('88 Fashion Design) fashion design studio

  • Design Week 2015

    Jun 21| Special Event
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    OTIS’ MFA GRAPHIC DESIGN PROGRAM HOSTS:

    Design Week June 21-27, 2015

    I AM THE CITY

     

    VISITING ARTISTS

    Field Experiments: Benjamin Harrison Bryant, New York and Paul Marcus Fuog, Melbourne And Karim Charlebois-Zariffa, Quebec/NYC

    www.field-experiments.com

     

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Debra Ballard

Debra Ballard
Department Chair, Director of Assessment
Bio/Affiliation: 

MA with distinction (English) Cal. State Univ. Northridge. BA summa cum laude (English) Univ. of Maryland. Completed Assessment Leadership Academy Educator with extensive curriculum design experience and leadership; published articles on education, portfolio use, assessment in addition to many conference presentations.

Otis TLC Technology Grant for a blog about teaching and learning, O Teaching Matters http://blogs.otis.edu/teachingmatters/

AWARDS/HONORS: 

Otis TLC Technology Grant: 2007
Teaching Excellence Award

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