Events
  • Marisa Matarazzo is an Assistant Professor in the Graduate Writing program at Otis. She is the author of Drenched: Stories of Love and Other Deliriums, which Aimee Bender called "a collection that marks its own territory and stamps it out with a textured beauty." Her work has appeared in Faultline, Hobart, Fivechapters, Unstuck, and other literary journals, and she has taught at UCLA Extension, the Art Institute of California, Los Angeles, and UC Irvine.

  • Gracie DeVito’s work challenges codified modes of art making and production; the output of the work shifts fluidly from painting, to sculpture, to found objects, to performance. Characters and motifs, manifested by DeVito herself or by the characters she creates, rotate through the 2D and 3D spaces of her pieces. 

  • Campus Safety Training

    Dec 08| Special Event
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    You are invited to attend a very important training presentation by the Los Angeles Police Department. The training session is designed to give participants insight and response options when encountering an active shooter.

  • Joint Venture

    Dec 10| Exhibition
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    Joint Venture is a group exhibition of collaborative projects by artists from ECF’s Inglewood Art Center and students from Otis College's Creative Action class, Uniquely Abled, taught by Michele Jaquis and mentored by Marlena Donohue.

     

    December 8, 2016 - January 6, 2017

    Gallery Hours M - F 11am - 3:30pm

     

  • LA Portfolio Day

    Jan 15| Special Event
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    Otis College of Art and Design is pleased to host the Los Angeles Portfolio Day on January 15, 2017 from 12-4pm!

    Bring your portfolio for an informal review by representatives from art and design schools, and learn about their programs of study. Portfolio Day events are held across the country, high school students, parents, teachers, guidance counselors and college transfer students are encouraged to attend.

  • James Hannaham

    Jan 25| Lectures
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    James Hannaham is the author of the novels Delicious Foods, which won the 2016 PEN/Faulkner Award, and God Says No, a Stonewall Honor Book and a Lambda Literary Award finalist.

  • Tuning the Room

    Jan 28| Exhibition
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    Anna Craycroft: Tuning the Room

    January 28 - April 16, 2017

    Ben Maltz Gallery

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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.