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Imagine RIT Logo Remix!

As part of their Spring 2017 Independent Study project, Junior Graphic Design majors Izzy Bulling and Cameron Czadzeck are looking for your participation in a project they are rolling out across our program’s Facebook, Twitter and Instagram accounts. Their call for … Continue reading

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Creative Industry Day Pre-Event Alumni Panel

Wednesday, March 29 2:00 PM Booth Hall, Room 3310 In preparation for Creative Industry Day, there will be a panel of alumni ready to give advice and answer questions! Panel members include: Liz Wells ’15 / UX Designer at Stink … Continue reading

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Information Design Project: Rochester Regional Coalition Against Human Trafficking (RRCAHT)

The RRCAHT is a Rochester, New York outreach program whose mission is dedicated to eliminating human trafficking in our communities through education, advocacy, and networking with individuals and organizations. Professors Bruce Meader and Anne Ghory-Goodman’s Junior undergraduate design students worked … Continue reading

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Design Students and photo students are making a difference

Clay McBride’s Senior Photo Portfolio Class is in need of designers to help them brand themselves. Photo majors are good at assembling images to best represent themselves, but lack the typography, writing and design skills to present themselves professionally. So … Continue reading

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Two Non-Profit Community Clients + Information Design Juniors!

  Students in Professor Deborah Beardslee’s Information Design classes this fall worked with two different local community clients on a forms redesign problem. The project entailed several meetings and site visits with clients to understand and analyze their needs, and … Continue reading

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Senior Internship: Rebecca Wolinski, Clark CSM

Hello! Following last fall 2015 semester, I was hired as an intern in January at Clark CSM Marketing and Communications and worked there, while taking classes and in the summer, until this past November. Over the 11 months I was … Continue reading

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Design Conversations: Laetitia Wolff: How Designers Can Shape Society

4:45 PM Tuesday, February 14 University Gallery Level 2, Booth Hall Laetitia Wolff is a design curator, creative strategist and author. She is self-described as a cultural engineer, interested in building bridges between design and the city. Her work focuses … Continue reading

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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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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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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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