Press releases

The Columbus College of Art & Design Board of Trustees has elected seven new trustees and a new chair. Bricker & Eckler partner Jerry O. Allen was elected Chair of the CCAD Board of Trustees during a meeting on June 28, 2016, at CCAD. Allen, who has been a CCAD
Columbus College of Art & Design is launching a new major dedicated to the study and practice of comics. In CCAD’s Comics & Narrative Practice program — accepting students starting in fall 2017 — students will work with comics professionals to learn how to write, illustrate and publish their own
The Columbus International Film + Video Festival, the longest-running film festival in the United States, is officially joining forces with Columbus College of Art & Design. CCAD Interim President Kevin Conlon and CIF+VF Executive Director Jeremy Henthorn announced on Wednesday that CCAD will now run the film festival after the
CCAD names Dr. Melanie Corn Columbus College of Art & Design’s board of trustees has named Melanie Corn, EdD, an accomplished chief academic officer, as CCAD’s new president. Dr. Corn will assume her position as CCAD’s fifth president on March 21, 2016. Dr. Corn, age 40, is the first woman
Columbus College of Art & Design will confer 280 Bachelor of Fine Arts and 16 Master of Fine Arts degrees to graduates on May 9, 2015 at The Ohio Theatre at 10am. The Commencement Address will be delivered by entrepreneur and award winning designer Stefan Sagmeister—who will receive an honorary