Events
  • Sandra Lim

    Mar 29| Lectures
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    Sandra Lim is the author of two collections of poetry, Loveliest Grotesque and The Wilderness, winner of the 2013 Barnard Women Poets Prize, selected by Louise Glück. Her work is also included in the anthologies Gurlesque, The Racial Imaginary, and Among Margins: An Anthology on Aesthetics. She has received fellowships from the MacDowell Colony, the Vermont Studio Center, and the Getty Research Institute.

  • Intern Recruitment Day

    Mar 30| Special Event
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    Continental breakfast will be from 8:00 – 8:45, interviews will take place from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm. Otis welcomes companies that are recruiting for Summer internships in the following areas: Architecture/Landscape/Interiors, Digital Media, Communications Arts, Fashion Design, Fine Arts, Product Design, Toy Design.
  • A quintessentially Los Angeles artist, Larry Johnson has worked for over 4 decades investigating the inherent contradictions between the shiny surfaces and underlying cynical logics of American culture. His works reference the languages of animation (especially the fantasy worlds of Walt Disney), graphic and commercial design, and advertising.

  • A limited number of tickets are available to FUN HOME, an emotionally charged and poignant family drama, inspired by the graphic novel of the same name by Alison Bechdel, in which she explores her coming out and the suicide of her domineering father Bruce. Sign up in the Office of Student Activities located in the Student Life Center Room 150E.

  • Transfer Day

    Apr 01| Admissions
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    At Transfer Day, prospective transfer students are invited to take a tour of campus, have their questions answered in a one-on-one appointment, and learn how to make a smooth transition to Otis College. If you are considering transferring into one of our programs, please join us on Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 12-3pm. 

     

  • Edgar Arceneaux was born in Los Angeles in 1972. He investigates historical patterns through drawings, installations, and multimedia events, such as the reenactment of Ben Vereen’s tragically misunderstood blackface performance at Ronald Reagan’s 1981 Inaugural Gala.

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Share / Access Course e-Portfolios

A course ePortfolio is created by a faculty member as a way to share digital course content with students. In many ways it is similar to creating a custom website for the course. It allows for more custom design and multi-media functionality than the CMS.

Help for Faculty | Help for Students


Faculty Top Tips

When creating a course ePortfolio . . .

  • Remember, students do NOT automatically have access like the CMS. You need to add them to the ePortfolio. See below.
  • For the title include "YEAR + SEMESTER + CLASS TITLE + FACULTY NAME" to keep your ePortfolios organized as well as make it easy for students to recognize.

Faculty: Share a Course e-Portfolio 

  • Log into O-Space
  • Go to your course listed under the gray heading "My Courses"
  • Select the "ePortfolio" tab
  • Select "Add ePortfolio"

Add ePortfolio To O-Space Course

  • Since you have already created the course ePortfolio, go to the bottom "Search by Name"
  • Enter the title of your ePortfolio and select "Search"

+If you have not created a course e-Portfolio, enter a title and follow prompted steps. 

Search For ePortfolio To Add To O-Space Course

  • Select the correct ePortfolio
  • Select "Add"
  • You now determine user access

Manage Access To ePortfolio In O-Space Course

  • From the drop down menu under "Students", select appropriate level of access

+The template option does not apply when giving students access to a course e-Portfolio. 

  • Select "Save"
  • Your students have now been collectively added to your course ePortfolio.

+Students will see the e-Portfolio on their own log in screen.

 

Go here for more information on adjusting ePortfolio view/permission settings.


Students: Access a Course e-Portfolio

You have three options for accessing a course ePortfolio.

1. SUBSCRIBE

When you subscribe to a course ePortfolio, it will appear on your O-Space home screen under "My ePortfolios."

  • To SUBSCRIBE simply click on the Subscribe link at the bottom of any page in the course ePortfolio
  • An ePortfolio's theme may make the link hard to find, but it will always appear under the copyright statement

Users can "subscribe" to topics in courses and communities as well as to ePortfolios. Once a user has "subscribed", they will be automatically emailed every time new content is added to that topic, that topic is modified, or new replies to the topic are posted.To manage all of your subscriptions, click on the "SUBSCRIPTIONS LINK" in the top menu. To UNSUBSCRIBE click on the Unscribe link for the course or ePortfolio.

ePortfolio Subscribe Link

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2. O-SPACE HOME SCREEN

When you log into O-Space, underneath the top gray heading "My ePortfolios" you will see the directory icons and titles of all of your ePortfolios, including course ePortfolios to which you have subscribed or have Editor or higher permissions. Select the course ePortfolio's icon.

ePortfolio Subscriptions

3. CMS OR "MY COURSES"

When you log into O-Space, underneath the gray heading "My Courses" you will see the course listed. Select the course and then select the "ePortfolios" tab. The course ePortfolio will be listed as a link you can select to access.

+If your instructor has created a course ePortfolio, but it does not appear on this tab, please refer them to this page.