Nov 05 2015

Graphic Design Program internship information, 2015–16

JOB/INTERNSHIP POSTINGS Graphic Design Students & Alumni: RIT Job Zone is the best central source for job listings (co-op and internships, full-time, freelance) and on campus interview opportunities. Login through the main student page of the Career Services site using your RIT credentials. … Continue reading

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Oct 16 2015

Meet the Graphic Design Program Faculty

Our full-time Graphic Design faculty are listed below, along with their email addresses and links to their academic profiles or personal sites. Deborah Beardslee Deborah’s faculty profile Deborah Beardslee is a designer and associate professor in the School of … Continue reading

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Apr 12 2016

Tigers in the wild: Tori Bonagura in London, UK

I've actually known I wanted to study abroad for as long as I can remember! First, it was just because I love traveling and wanted to see the world, but then I became really interested in different cultural approaches and really wanted to study design from a new perspective. Continue reading

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"I am standing in front of Nyhavn Harbor in Copenhagen, Denmark. This is their most iconic view."

Mar 29 2016

Tigers in the wild: Michael Burpoe in Barcelona, Spain

The RIT Graphic Design blog recently caught up with a couple of our majors who are studying abroad this semester. The first interview in our series is with Michael Burpoe, a junior in Graphic Design who is currently studying abroad in … Continue reading

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Mar 10 2016

AIGA’s Design Journeys honors diverse designers

Have you ever felt like you just can’t relate to the people behind those famous names you learned in Graphic Design History? Check out the Design Journeys collection on the AIGA website! It is an archive that honors the accomplishments of … Continue reading

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Feb 08 2016

Faculty Spotlight: Nancy Ciolek

Nancy Ciolek is an Associate Professor teaching various courses in the M.F.A. Visual Communication Design program at RIT. What brought you to Rochester Institute of Technology? During my MFA degree coursework I actually came to RIT to attend a computer graphics design workshop. Two … Continue reading

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Jan 30 2016

Student Portfolio Night hosted by the RAF; ADDY submission deadline extended

Tuesday, February 9 Session 1: 6–7PM • Session 2: 7:15–8:15PM 194 Mill St., Rochester NY The event is free and open to photo and design students in their junior or senior year. Pre-registration is required.   In addition, ADDY submissions have been … Continue reading

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Jan 26 2016

Design Students Develop Tactile Icon Systems

Information Design Students and Professor Deborah Beardslee collaborated with Anne DeWitte of Tangible Surface Research and Guest Evaluators from ABVI on developing tactile icons to support the use of microwaves and stoves for visually impaired individuals. See these great links for photos and … Continue reading

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Jan 14 2016

Wegmans Sustainable Packaging Design: Winning Teams Announced

Senior graphic design, industrial design and packaging science students worked together in the interdisciplinary packaging design course to create innovative solutions for Wegmans Organic Yogurt and Premium Orange Juice. The criteria for the design process emphasized the buyer decision at the point … Continue reading

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Dec 13 2015

Alumni Spotlight: Jason Sfetko

Jason Sfetko is a Deputy Art Director at The New York Times Magazine. He graduated in 2008 with a BFA in Graphic Design from Rochester Institute of Technology. Prior to The New York Times Magazine, Sfetko worked at GQ Magazine under Fred Woodward. His … Continue reading

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Nov 30 2015

PUSH 2016 will feature guest designer Keetra Dean Dixon!

Graphic Design majors: get excited for PUSH 2016! PUSH is our spring semester back-to-school workshop that challenges you in conceptual, collaborative and creative ways outside the bounds of the typical design classroom. We are excited to announce that our guest … Continue reading

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Nov 17 2015

Help Support Positive/Negative, An Annual Student-Produced Magazine

  Positive/Negative is a student-run annual publication created by senior photography and graphic design students at the Rochester Institute of Technology. The magazine is comprised of collaborative articles that are written, photographed, and designed entirely by students exclusively for the magazine. Over … Continue reading

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