Upcoming Events

Tips & Tiffs: Portfolios & Websites

  • October 20, 2017 2:30 PM

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

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Tips & Tiffs: Networking 101

  • October 25, 2017 12:00 PM

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

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Intern Scholarship Info Session

  • October 25, 2017 5:00 PM

This info session will provide students with tips on applying for the Intern Scholarship. The Intern Scholarship provides students the opportunity to apply for up to $2,000 of funding to support their internship experience.

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Tips & Tiffs: Job & Internship Search Skills

  • October 27, 2017 2:30 PM

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

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Tips & Tiffs: Cover Letters

  • November 1, 2017 12:00 PM

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

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Tips & Tiffs: Fine Arts Wellness & Self-Care

  • November 3, 2017 2:30 PM

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

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Industry Insights: The Cultural Chameleon: Finding Uncommon Connections with Melissa Snoza

  • November 8, 2017 12:00 PM

Industry Insights attendance is only open to current COFA students and COFA alumni. 

Fifth House Ensemble’s Executive Director, Melissa Snoza, shares the story of her own upbringing in a multi-cultural, multi-lingual household; an experience that developed her into a cultural chameleon with a passion for developing authentic, yet unexpected connections in her creative practice.  Her current work leverages the capacity to create connections and common language to generate projects that engage international partners, source collaborators from wildly diverse disciplines, and result in genre-defying artistic experiences. Whether assembling internal work teams or developing collaborations with external partners, this conversation explores the true meaning of collaboration, offering tools for developing a common language and demonstrating how engaging diverse voices at every stage of the creative process leads not just to inclusion but to richly rewarding work.

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Tips & Tiffs: Resumes 101

  • November 10, 2017 2:30 PM

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

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New York Seminar Info Session

  • November 15, 2017 12:00 PM

Come learn about the New York Seminar, where students have the opportunity to travel to New York over spring break to visit major cultural institutions, discover career options in performing or visual arts administration and experience life in the Big Apple!

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Industry Insights - Founders Story: Design Meets Entrepreneurship with Jan Ryan

  • November 17, 2017 2:30 PM

Industry Insights attendance is only open to current COFA students and COFA alumni.

Jan Ryan, COFA’s new Director of Creative Entrepreneurship and Innovation will be sharing her Founders journey in launching and growing two companies to successful exits, and why she believes an entrepreneurial mindset can be the difference-maker in today’s creative economy. Come and bring your questions for an “Ask-Me-Anything” Q&A session following her talk.

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New York Seminar Info Session

  • November 28, 2017 5:00 PM

Come learn about the New York Seminar, where students have the opportunity to travel to New York over spring break to visit major cultural institutions, discover career options in performing or visual arts administration and experience life in the Big Apple!

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International Internships

  • November 29, 2017 12:00 PM

In collaboration with the University of Texas International Office, internship placement and scholarships are available in foreign countries! Spend Summer 2018 abroad, working full-time in an industry-specific internship. Learn more in this information session hosted by the University of Texas International Office.

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Tips & Tiffs: Interviewing Skills

  • December 6, 2017 12:00 PM

Our Tiffs & Tips series features workshops for CoFA students on practical topics ranging from job searching to creating a resume to financial management. Come and enjoy freshly baked Tiff’s cookies while enhancing your professional development skills.

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