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College of Adaptive Arts

College of Adaptive Arts 

Save the Date: SCU CAA Student Art Gallery, Tuesday, May 28: 6-7: 30 pm
Mid-Week Updates:6/9, Spring Quarter
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Mid-Week Updates:

* The wonderful student volunteers of the Santa Clara Community Action Program (SCCAP) are hosting a 2nd Annual College of Adaptive Arts School of Art Showcase & Gallery at Santa Clara University on Tuesday, May 28 from 6 – 7:30pm – parking/location details forthcoming
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* Here is College of Adaptive Arts latest blog feature on CAA Graduate Student James. 

All Dance Troupes to perform at the Campbell Boogie Fest, 12 – 1 pm each day, Downtown Campbell, Saturday, May 18 & Sunday, May 19. Email janet@collegeofadaptivearts.org for details.* Check out CAA’s New CAA Artistic Creation Website: We’ll be uploading all student artistic creations over the past 10 years and inviting artists of all abilities from around the world to showcase their art as well on this new platform!

* Golf Season 2019 is Here! – All Practices will be held at Santa Teresa Golf Club: Cost is $50 for golfers; do not have to be a registered CAA student to participate:

  • Saturday, May 18: 10 am-Noon, 9-hole short course

  • Saturday, June 1: 10 am-Noon, Driving Range/Putting Green Practice

  • Saturday, June 15: 10 am-Noon, 9-hole short course

  • Saturday, June 29: 10 am-Noon, Driving Range/Putting Green Practice

  • Saturday, July 13: 10 am-Noon, 9-hole short course

  • Saturday, July 27: 10 am-Noon, Driving Range/Putting Green Practice

  • Saturday, August 10: 10 am-Noon, 9-hole short course

  • Saturday, August 24: 10 am-Noon, Driving Range/Putting Green Practice

  • Saturday, September 7: 10 am-Noon, 9-hole short course

  • Saturday, September 21:  10 am-Noon, Driving Range/Putting Green Practice
  • Thursday, September 26:  7th Annual CAA Golf Classic, 2 – 7:30 pm, Santa Teresa Golf Club

A Note From Professor Danie: As the weather gets warmer, please make sure your student drinks water to prevent dehydration.

If you are interested in donating to CAA, these are the items used most often around the site:  Dixie Cups, Dry erase markers, Wet wipes, Clorox wipes, Pencils, Pens, Dry erase markers

In 2019, CAA has now secured 32 new monthly recurring donors;68 to go by 10/10 at 10:10pm. If you’d like to sign up to be a recurring donor and help Move the Mountain for special needs adults hungry to continue learning and becoming successful contributing citizens, you can sign up here. CAA will send you a super-fun prize in the mail to everyone who becomes a monthly recurring donor.  #CAA10YearsStrong #WeAreDifferentWeAreAble #WeAreSanJose #SuccessfulContributingCitizens #BestCollegeEver

Weekly Tours happen each Friday from 1-2 when school is in session. Please plan to schedule a Weekly Tour of the College each Friday school is in session to learn more about this lifelong, equitable collegiate model for special needs adults.

Looking Ahead on the CAA Calendar (Complete list on the Community Calendar of the CAA Website Homepage:
  • Monday, May 13: CAA Giving Luncheon at Scott’s Seafood, 11:30 – 12:55 pm – SOLD OUT. 
  • CAA Graduate Theatre Troupe Spring 2019 Show: Date, Time & Location: City Lights Theater Company with the actors dress rehearsal from 1:00 pm-2:30 pm, the performance from 3:00 pm-3:30 pm and a reception in the City Lights Theater Company lobby from 3:30 pm-4:00 pm following the show.
  • Friday, August 9: Student Networking Lounge Night: Karaoke, + Parent Education Topic & Advisory Council Meeting, 7:15 – 9 pm
  • Thursday, October 10:  CAA 10 Year Celebration Gala, Saratoga Springs, 5 – 10:10 pm
  • Friday, November 1: Student Networking Lounge Night: Open Mic Night, + Parent Education Topic & Advisory Council Meeting, 7:15 – 9 pm

CAA Donors ROCK

CAA would like to sincerely honor and salute repeat donor and golf George Gugales for believing in this equitable, lifelong collegiate model of education for adults who historically have not had access to higher education.
#CAADonorsRock
#GratefultotheCommunity
#TransformingPerception
#BayAreaCommunityLeaders
#CollegeofAdaptiveArts  
#WeAreDifferentWeAreAble
#SuccessfulContributingCitizens
#BestCollegeEver
#WeAreSanJose
College of Adaptive Arts #MissionMoment  
College of Adaptive Arts’ Visionary Luncheon at Scott’s Seafood is completely sold out by community leaders coming to learn about this innovative collegiate model of equitable, lifelong education and CAA’s vision to take this model nationwide to be as accessible and widespread in education that Special Olympics is in athletics.
#WeAreDifferentWeAreAble
#BestCollegeEver
#CAA10YearsStrong
#TransformingPerception
Showcasing Student Artistic Creations: 

Here are two art students showcasing their continual authentic expressions of creativity and art.

 

This Week at CAA

  • Monday, May 13 – Visionary Luncheon at Scott’s Seafood, 11:00 – 12:55 pm – SOLD OUT. 
  • Friday, May 17: CAA Weekly Tour, 12 – 1 pm.
  • Saturday, May 18: CAA Walking Team Weekly Meetup, 8:30 am – 9:30 am – email jas-mina@comcast.net for specific weekly location
  • CAA Golf Team 9-Hole Practice, 10 -12noon, Santa Teresa Golf Club.
  • Saturday, May 18: All CAA dance troupes to perform at Campbell Boogie Fest, 12 – 1 pm.
  • Sunday, May 19: All CAA dance troupes to perform at Campbell Boogie Fest, 12 – 1 pm.