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Logo Design Contest!

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RIT student wins best portfolio in the Advertising Club of Buffalo Portfolio Review

The Advertising Club of Buffalo held its annual Portfolio Review on Saturday April 13 at Daemen College. RIT sophomore graphic design student Isar Chang was one of the two students voted to win a $500 prize for the best portfolio. … Continue reading

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OlympicVision

Design Project Senior Graphic Design majors spent the 10-week Spring quarter engaged in a challenging project to research topics about the Olympic Games and then design a large format (30 x 41 inch) poster presenting specific information using a range … Continue reading

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MEDesign

MEDesign is a new health and wellness initiative at the Vignelli Center for Design Studies focused on effective design that serves medical needs. RIT is one school among an international network: University of Venice, Sheffield Hallam University, Royal College of … Continue reading

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Prof. Fillip & Prof. Ciolek, with Grad Student Casey Kelly Present at National Conference in Georgia

University System of Georgia Teaching and Learning Conference April 3–5, 2013 in Athens, Georgia The importance of engaging students in learning through collaborative projects can be achieved in a variety of classroom based initiatives. Students need to learn to think … Continue reading

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Thinking Wrong, Doing Right: Designing for Social Impact with Ryan Clifford

Join us in Rochester on April 29th at the Rochester Brainery for a presentation and discussion on social design with Professor Ryan Clifford. Learn how designers are making an impact on communities around the world, and how you can make … Continue reading

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Imagine RIT 2013 Poster Contest Winners

Close to 5,000 members of the RIT and Rochester community voted to select this year’s Imagine RIT poster.Congratulations to Trinh D.H. Le, ’14, New Media Design and Imaging, for submitting her unique and stunning Tiger design that emerged victorious among … Continue reading

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Positive/Negative Magazine wins Gold and Silver Addys!

At the Rochester Advertising Federation’s recent Addy Awards, Positive/Negative Magazine was honored with two Addy Awards for Design Excellence. The cover design was awarded the Silver Award and the interior received a Gold Award. Congratulations to all of the Graphic … Continue reading

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Non-Profit Client-based Information Design Student Project

During winter quarter two sections of Graphic Design juniors worked on an Information Design form redesign project with Professor Deborah Beardslee and NeighborWorks Rochester, an non-profit community development organization that focuses on improving city neighborhoods through a range of housing initiatives. Classes traveled … Continue reading

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Client-based Environmental Graphic Design Student Project

Graphic Design juniors are working on a dynamic Environmental Graphic Design systems project with Professor Deborah Beardslee, Wendy Marks, Manager of ShopOne2 (RIT Global Village) and Kurt Ingerick, Director of Facilities, Sustainability & Conservation. We’re nearing the final stages of the project which … Continue reading

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