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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.

  • Opening Reception

    Sep 24| Special Event
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    New York-based artist Polly Apfelbaum’s work has situated itself as a hybrid of painting, sculpture, and installation over a career spanning 30 plus years. Exploring the intricacies of color, Apfelbaum weaves her way, both literally and conceptually, through ideas of Minimalism, Pop aesthetics, and Color Field painting to blur the lines between two and three dimensional art making.

  • Artist Polly Apfelbaum in conversation with Connie Butler, within Apfelbaum's exhibition Face (Geometry) (Naked) Eyes.

     

  • John Keene

    Oct 05| Lectures
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    John Keene is the author of the novels Annotations and Counternarratives, as well as several other works, including the poetry collection Seismosis, with artist Christopher Stackhouse, and a translation of Brazilian author Hilda Hilst's novel Letters from a Seducer. The recipient of a Whiting Award, Keene has been a member of the Dark Room Writers Collective and a Cave Canem fellow. He has served as the managing editor of Callaloo and taught at Northwestern. He currently teaches at Rutgers University-Newark and lives in New York.

  • Artist Polly Apfelbaum in conversation with David Pagel, within Apfelbaum's exhibition Face (Geometry) (Naked) Eyes.

     

  • Renee Gladman

    Oct 19| Lectures
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    Renee Gladman is the author of eight books of prose and poetry, including the Ravicka triology, published by Dorothy (Event Factory, The Ravickians, and Ana Patova Crosses a Bridge). Other titles include Arlem, Not Right Now, Juice The Activist, A Picture Feeling, and Newcomer Can't Swim. Since 2004, she has been the publisher of Leon Works, a perfect bound series of books of experimental prose, and also has edited the Leroy chapbook series.

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Registration Tutorial

NOTE: Before you begin pulling classes online, you need the 5 digits CRN number (no letters) for each class.  You can find them by selecting "Schedule of Courses" on the Left-side Menu.  Select the Term; then search by Department Major.

The letter "C" on the left side of the CRN number indicates the class has been Cancelled or is Closed.


Step 1.   Click on Self Service, then click on Enter Secure Area. Click: Login after entering your Otis ID number and PIN.  First time users have to establish a Security Question and then the Answer (Case-Sensitive). Click Submit. If you don't remember your Pin, enter your Otis ID first, then click on Forgot PIN?  The question you had provide will appear and a box for your answer will be provided.  Enter your answer exactly as you had entered it before. Once your answer has been accepted you will have to create an NEW Pin.

 

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Step 2.  Click on the Student Record  Tab, then select Student Records.

Student Records

 


Step 3.  Select "View Holds" to view any holds that would prevent you from registering.

View Holds

 


Step 4. Click on Registration Tab, then select Check Your Registration Status.

Registration Status

 


Step 5.  Select the correct Term by using the drop down icon " v " and click on Submit.

Select Term

 


Step 6.  This will show your registration level for your registration date.

 

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Step 7.  Click on the Student Records Tab and select  view "Holds". Holds on your account will prevent your from registering.  Once you have cleared your holds select "Sign Your Otis Enrollment Agreement" (select the upcoming Term by using the Drop Down menu). Sign your Enrollment Agreement by entering your Otis ID number.  Click on the "Continue" box to return to Self Service. You can also make payments or pay your balance by clicking "Student Account/Payments/Charges/History".

Otis Enrollment Agreement

 


Step 8.  Once you have cleared all your holds,  then click on Add/Drop Classes, select the upcoming Term you are registering for by using the "Drop Down" menu. 
You will be prompted to enter your Alternate PIN given to you during your Advisement.

Add / Drop Classes

 


Step 9.  Enter the Alternate Pin number that was given to you with your Advisement Form.

 

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Step 10. If you have your CRN's enter each set of 5 numbers (no letters) in each box. If you don't have your CRN's you can use the Class Search to find the CRN by clicking on the Class Search below.

 

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Step 11.  Mark the box to on the left side to select the class you want.  The word Cap on the column heading indicates the number of students that are allowed to register for that class.  Pay close attention to the campus where the class is held under the Location column.  When you have finished selecting your classes click the Add to WorkSheet at the bottom of the page.

 

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Step 12.  Message Errors like "Closed Class" or "Time Conflict" will be listed below the Registration Add Errors heading.

 

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Step 13.  Drop a class by selecting Web drop under the Action box and click on the submit button. If you click the reset button it will erase what you had selected, and you will have to start over.

 

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Step 14.  When you have completed your registration; select the Registration Tab and click on "Concise Student Schedule"; review your schedule for any mistakes, then print your schedule.

 

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Step 15.  Return to the Menu and select the Registration Tab and click on Registration Fee Assessment to view your Tution and Fee charges for Term.

 

Registration Fee Assessment


Step 16.  Below is a sample of your Tuition and Fees cost of the classes that you have selected.  Some classes may have additional Lab Fees.

 

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To Print your Schedule of classes; return to the Registration tab menu and select Concise Student Schedule.
When you are done be sure to log out (especially if you are using a  public computer).

 

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