Vision LA ’15 : Climate Action Arts Festival – online exhibition day nine

Although the Communication Arts department does not explicitly offer classes that focus on sustainability, many of the students recognize the power of graphic design and advertising to influence culture towards making positive changes. Matthew [more]

Earth Day Screening of Eco-Pirate: The Story of Paul Watson

Save the date! "Movies that Matter" presents a special Earth Day screening of Eco-Pirate: The Story of Paul Watson (of "Whale Wars") on Tuesday, April 21, at 7:00PM in the Forum. The film is "..about a man on a mission to save the planet and its [more]

Water Conservation Workshop presented by The Dirty Deeds

The Dirty Deeds, Otis Garden Club, is hosting a Water Conservation Workshop for home gardens this Sunday, April 12, from 10:00 - 11:00AM, at the Emerson Community Garden in Westchester. The workshop comes in perfect timing as mandatory water [more]

Film screening of the documentary Urban Fruit directed by Roman Zenz

Please join the Dirty Deeds, Otis Garden Club, in welcoming Roman Zenz and his documentary Urban Fruit, to Otis College of Art and Design. Urban Fruit tells the story of a handful of city dwellers growing food in Los Angeles, CA. They are a diverse [more]

LA + WATER: Re-imagining the Los Angeles River

We’re excited to announce the addition of Lewis MacAdams, Otis Graduate Writing Faculty, esteemed poet, and cofounder of Friends of the LA River, to the great line up at LA + WATER: Reimagining the LA River. Lewis will start the afternoon off with a [more]

PALS Summit 2014

The 2014 Partnership for Academic Leadership on Sustainability (PALS) Summit met Oct. 1-4 at Pratt Institute in NYC. Michele Jaquis, Otis Director of Interdisciplinary Studies and PALS Fellow co-organized the summit with Deb Johnson, Executive [more]

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