Events
  • For the second year in a row, Otis will be hosting the Community Works Institute - Summer West. This is a five day professional development program for K-16 teachers focused on place based education, service learning and sustainability. There is a discounted rate for Otis faculty, staff, students and alumni to participate. Contact the Artists Community Teaching program for more info: act@otis.edu

  • Classes End.

  • I Know What You Did This Summer is a series of bi-weekly gatherings in the Bolsky Gallery at Otis College of Art and Design organized around informal slideshow presentations by curators, artists, writers and producers in the Los Angeles area. Taking the form of a personal travelogue, presenters will share places, experiences, and encounters during summer travel near and far. I Know What You Did This Summer is an occasion to enjoy drinks and conversation among friends, colleagues and our community.

    July 7: Anna Sew Hoy / Jesse Stecklow

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Melissa Clark

Melissa Clark
Senior Lecturer, English
Education: 
MA (English) UC Davis; BFA (Professional Writing) Emerson College
Bio/Affiliation: 

Creator of animated television series "Braceface" and writer for "Rolie Polie Olie", "Totally Spies", and "Sweet Valley High" among others. Currently completing her second novel, Imperfect

Melissa has been teaching part-time at Otis since Fall 2007.  

PUBLICATIONS:  
Swimming Upstream, Slowly published in 2006 by Broadway Books/Random House
Otis College Ranked 6th in Nation by The Economist