Category Archives: Department News

GD Majors Volunteer at the Music is Art Festival in Buffalo!

Honors students Sydney Kasok, Jordana Deutsch, and Julia Tuason volunteered to help in the Kids Village area again this year at the Music is Art Festival in Buffalo on Saturday, September 10. This is the 9th year RIT students have … Continue reading

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Gold Addys for Positive Negative Magazine

Positive Negative Magazine Vol 8 won two gold Addys for the night. The overall magazine won gold and designer Sophia Del Plato and photographer Emily Au won gold for their exceptional story/photography/design for the magazine article The Restricted Section. In addition, both Sophia … Continue reading

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Significant New Donations to the Vignelli Center for Design Studies

Ms. Erin Glaberson, a 4th year student in Industrial design has donated drawings and design prototypes for the 1954 Schick Injector Razor and the 1967 Schick Krona Double Edge Safety Razor. These were designed by her grandfather Martin Glaberson who … Continue reading

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CIAS Links up with the Alliance Graphique International

Dean Lorraine Justice has announced that CIAS will be collaborating with the Alliance Graphique Internationale by hosting the AGI Foundation at RIT. This brings RIT into direct contact with a major international professional advocacy organization, extending the college’s global and … Continue reading

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Anne Ghory-Goodman Named as CIAS Visiting Scholar

Dean Lorraine Justice has announced that Professor Anne Ghory-Goodman has been named Visiting Scholar in the College of Imaging Arts and Sciences. Ghory-Goodman comes to RIT as Professor Emeritus from the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design. Previously she was … Continue reading

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Unilever and American Packaging Design Competition

The Packaging Design and Packaging End Use classes had their final presentations to Unilever and other sponsors on May 19 in the Golisano Auditorium. Eight teams of 6 Senior and graduate students representing Graphic Design, Industrial Design and Packaging Science … Continue reading

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OYES Open Year End Studio Showcase

The School of Design hosted the annual senior walk-through event on May 19 …in conjunction with SAC and SOA for the very first time ever! Lots of visitors in the building to look at the work of all of the … Continue reading

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Graphic Design Selfie Contest Pizza Party

It was pizza to go at the Graphic Design Selfie Contest Pizza Party on May 15. Thirteen classes and individuals produced selfless and then posted them on Facebook. The winners of the contest were announced at the party: Neeti Fidurko’s … Continue reading

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Kris Holmes Type Design Class Final Presentation

Kris Holmes’ Type Design class ended on May 16 with some beautiful examples of typography. Each student has produced a complete typeface during this semester based on their calligraphy learned in Lorrie Frear’s calligraphy class.

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Alum Erin Sarofsky making her mark!

We are very proud of Erin and her success in the field. Read the fast company article here: http://www.fastcompany.com/3029082/bottom-line/winning-as-a-woman-in-a-male-dominated-field to see more of her work, go to http://sarofsky.com/  

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