ANNOUNCEMENTS (Week #6)
ARC Onsite Workshops
ARC Onsite Workshops are no longer drop-in only. Students must sign up at least 48 hours in advance in order to attend each workshop. The workshop will be cancelled for that week if fewer than 8 students are signed up. (If fewer than 8 students sign up for the same workshop 2 weeks in a row, the workshop will be cancelled for the rest of the semester.) Sign-up sheets are available at each department; see your department administrator for questions. PLEASE BE SURE TO SIGN UP IN ADVANCE!
CANCELLED for SEMESTER
ARC Onsite Workshop: Fashion Styling (FSH) - Teresa Tran - Tuesdays/Thursdays 3:00-4:00 p.m. (cancelled 9/26/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Spanish (LA) - Laura Maschietto - Tuesdays 10:30-11:30 a.m. (cancelled 9/28/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Western Civilization and U.S. History (LA) - Jose Yulo - Tuesdays 12:00-1:00 p.m. (cancelled 9/28/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Italian (LA) - Alessandro Squitti - Tuesdays 2:00-3:00 p.m. (cancelled 9/28/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Art History (LA) - Erica Valponi - Wednesdays 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. (cancelled 10/01/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Narrative Design (GAM) - Lori Hyrup - Wednesdays 12:00-2:00 p.m. (cancelled 10/01/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Digital Painting (GAM) - Jonathan Aguillon - Mondays 6:30-8:30 p.m. (cancelled 10/02/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Rapid Prototyping (IND) - Max Niehaus - Wednesdays 3:30-5:20 p.m. (cancelled 10/02/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Vector Tools and Illustration (ILL) - Tom Ellsworth - Tuesdays 3:40-5:30 p.m. (cancelled 10/03/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: MFA Digital Sketching, Digital Imaging, and Product Drawing (IND) - Joseph Perez - Fridays 3:30-5:20 p.m. (cancelled 10/03/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Model Making 1 (IND) - Steven Ruud - Tuesdays 5:00-6:50 p.m. (cancelled 10/03/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: BIM (Building Information Modeling) and Revit (IAD) - Marten Pesen - Wednesdays 1:00-3:00 p.m. (cancelled 10/03/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Portfolio, Thesis, and Campaign (ADV) - Don Mulkey - Thursdays 12:00-2:00 p.m. (cancelled 10/03/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Visual Merchandising (FSH) - Matt Gerring - Fridays 12:00-2:00 p.m. (cancelled 10/11/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Editing - Avid and Premiere (MPT) - Nicholas Radcliffe - Wednesdays 7:00-9:00 p.m. (cancelled 10/12/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Editing - Acting, Speech, Movement, and Improvisation (ACT) - Deborah Eubanks - Tuesdays 12:00-3:00 p.m. (cancelled 10/12/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Editing - Fashion Journalism (FSH) - Cynthia Durcanin - Tuesdays 3:00-5:00 p.m. (cancelled 10/12/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Editing - Industrial Design Drawing (IND) - York Bleyer - Tuesdays 3:30-6:30 p.m. (cancelled 10/12/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Music Theory and Harmony (MUS) - Bruno Pelletier-Bacquaert - Wednesdays 4:00-6:00 p.m. (cancelled 10/15/18)
ARC Onsite Workshop: Design Drawing 1 (IND) - John Armour - Mondays 3:30-5:30 p.m. (cancelled 10/16/18)
ARC Language Lab
CANCELLED - ONE WEEK ONLY
ARC Language Lab: Music Production and Sound Design for Visual Media (MUS) - David Masterson - Thursday, 10/11/18, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
Welcome to the Academy Resource Center (ARC)
ARC Workshops and ARC/ESL Labs are open to all students currently enrolled at the Academy of Art University.
To make an appointment, log in with your Student Self-Service user name and password. The Self-Service login is CaSe SeNsiTiVe.
Your user name is ALL CAPS [capital letters + number(s)] and does not change. Your password is all lower-case letters and/or numbers and should not contain the following special character: @ ("at" symbol).
NOTE: If you have forgotten your password, click the blue "Click here" link to the upper right to have your password emailed to you, using either your user name or student ID number. OR: Have your password reset and emailed to you by visiting https://sss.academyart.edu and clicking the link under Password Help.
You can change your own password by calling Student Self-Service at (415) 618-6500 during business hours (Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) or by emailing email@example.com. However, you must wait until the following day to begin using the new password on TutorTrac.
You may also contact firstname.lastname@example.org to have a temporary password assigned to you for TutorTrac use only. This password may be used immediately until your new Student Self-Service password imports to TutorTrac (within 24 hours).
Fall 2018 semester dates: Thursday, 9/06/18 to Saturday, 12/22/18
ARC Onsite Workshops: Thursday, 9/20/18 (Week #3) through Sunday, 12/09/18 (Week #13)
Online Workshops are administered by the Online Education Department. Workshops begin on Monday, 9/24/18 and end on Sunday, 12/09/18. Click THIS LINK for a schedule; you will need to log in with your Student Self-Service credentials.
ARC Language Lab: Thursday, 9/20/18 (Week #3) through Friday, 12/21/18 (Week #15)
Speaking Lab: Monday, 9/10/18 (Week #1) through Friday, 12/21/18 (Week #15)
Writing Lab: Monday, 9/10/18 (Week #1) through Friday, 12/21/18 (Week #15)
Online Speaking Lab: Tuesday, 9/11/18 (Module #1) through Thursday, 12/20/18 (Module #15)
Online Writing Lab (OWL): Monday, 9/10/18 (Module #1) through Friday, 12/21/18 (Module #15)
All Academy of Art University buildings are closed on Thursday, 11/22/18 through Sunday, 11/25/18 because of Thanksgiving Break and Holiday. No ARC Workshops or ARC/ESL Labs are scheduled on those days.
Click here to access the ARC/ESL Labs home page, for more information on EAP Work Group, Speaking Lab, Online Speaking Lab, and Writing Lab.
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- Ebook Central: Access to 9,000+ full text books in over 18 subjects, including art, history, and technology;
- LUNA: Over 331,000 images available to search and download that directly support AAU classes;
- Material ConneXion: Comprehensive online database of unique, innovative, and sustainable material types;
- Music Library: Over 4,000 audio clips available to download in WAV file format;
- Oxford Art Online: An online encyclopedia of world art and art history, spanning from prehistoric to modern art.