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New Student Housing Named To Honor Simon and Kimberly Blattner

Posted Oct. 20, 2018

Over 100 CCA students, faculty, staff, alumni and friends celebrated the opening of Blattner Hall, CCA’s new student residence.

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Proposal for Oakland Campus - Upcoming Public Presentations

Posted Oct. 19, 2018

Equity Community Builders and Emerald Fund will present an update on their proposal for the future of the Oakland campus at three upcoming meetings in November, 2018.

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Campus Unification Update (9/25/18)

Posted Sept. 25, 2018

An update on CCA’s progress towards creating one, unified campus to enrich the learning experience for our students.

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75 Arkansas Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Held on September 24

Posted Sept. 12, 2018

All students, faculty, and staff are invited to attend a ribbon cutting ceremony for CCA's new 75 Arkansas student housing facility. Click here for details and information on how to RSVP.

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188 Hooper Student Housing Designs

Posted Aug. 17, 2018

Housing for over 500 students has been designed for CCA's San Francisco campus.

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CCA Celebrates Progress of New Student Housing Project

Posted April 13, 2018

On April 12, CCA took part in a "topping off" ceremony to celebrate those working hard to make the college's new 75 Arkansas student housing project a reality.

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Studios for CCA’s MFA Fine Arts Program Move to Dogpatch

Posted Feb. 15, 2018

Beginning in September 2018, and for the next five years, studios for CCA’s Graduate Program in Fine Arts will be immersed within the heart of San Francisco’s Dogpatch neighborhood - one of the most vibrant contemporary arts communities in the city.

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Three Exciting Campus Planning Milestones Met!

Posted Dec. 15, 2017

We are opening new staff offices, piloting a new faculty workspace, announcing a new shuttle service, and launching a new transportation section of our Portal. Read more here!

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Campus Planning Questions & Answers

Posted Dec. 14, 2017

We've answered some of the most commonly asked questions about campus unification in one easy place for you to access.

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New Issue of Glance Released!

Posted Nov. 29, 2017

We are thrilled to announce the release of our latest issue of Glance, the college’s bi-annual magazine showcasing the latest news about the CCA community! This issue celebrates our 110th anniversary and focuses on the exciting work being done around unifying our two campuses.

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Oakland Campus Rockridge Presentation

Posted Nov. 27, 2017

Earlier this Fall, we announced our partnership with Equity Community Builders and Emerald Fund (ECB/Emerald) to help us develop a vision for the reuse of the Oakland campus.

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First Walls of New Housing Project at 75 Arkansas Are Delivered

Posted Oct. 26, 2017

CCA is embarking on an exciting new initiative to expand our campus in San Francisco where, for the first time in the city, we will be able to offer on-campus student housing. Last week the first walls of our new housing project at 75 Arkansas were delivered.

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Fall 2017 President's Letter

Posted Sept. 21, 2017

President Stephen Beal shares news on what has been happening with our plans for the campuses.

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Oakland Campus Update from Provost Tammy Rae Carland

Posted Aug. 28, 2017

Update on progress made over the summer on the long term plans for the Oakland campus from provost Tammy Rae Carland.

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Posted Aug. 27, 2017

CCA is dedicated to helping our community live balanced and healthy lifestyles. Bike Share stations create healthy, sustainable spaces around schools, and bicycling helps to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, relieve crowded buses and trains…

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Update on Campus Planning

Posted Aug. 17, 2017

The following was sent in an email to the CCA community on April 18, 2017.

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Studio Gang Team Visits CCA

Posted April 18, 2017

Plans to create a unified and redesigned campus in San Francisco are becoming more concrete with each passing day. As we reported earlier, the college selected Chicago-based Studio Gang to design the expanded campus.

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Faculty Retreat Workshop with Studio Gang

Posted Feb. 14, 2017

The following is a message that was sent to all faculty from Emily McVarish, president of the Faculty Senate

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Studio Gang Selected to Design Expanded SF Campus

Posted Nov. 17, 2016

The Board of Trustees of California College of the Arts (CCA) has selected Studio Gang (led by Jeanne Gang, pictured) to design our expanded campus in San Francisco.

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President Beal's Update on Campus Planning

Posted Oct. 6, 2016

In his fall 2016 letter to the community on October 6, President Beal gave an update on the plans for CCA's future unified campus.

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