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2014 Faculty Exhibition

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Mizoguchi's Greatest Decade

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Filmmaker and author John Waters to present one-man show

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Events: Oct 18, 2014 @ William Busta Gallery in Cleveland, OH

A Creative Life featuring Paul Yanko

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CIA again named to "Best in the Midwest" list

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Events: Nov 15, 2014

Fall 2014 Open House

Academics . Liberal Arts . Faculty . Allen Zimmerman

Liberal Arts

Allen Zimmerman

Title Adjunct Faculty
Department Liberal Arts
Phone 216.421.7000

Courses  Creativity + Taoism | Japanese Expressions | Ways of Thought: Confucianism, Taoism, and Zen | Ways of Thought: Hinduism and Buddhism

Allen has worked at The Cleveland Institute of Art since 1977 where he started as a lecturer in Humanities in the Liberal Arts Department. As a lecturer he was an English tutor, a student counselor, the co-coordinator of the Foundation Reinforcement Program, and the mobility coordinator of the Alliance of Independent Colleges of Art and Design. In 1986 he became a professor in the department and in 1989 he became the Dean of Students.

Degree BA, English Literature from Oberlin College

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