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Prof. R. Roger Remington to be inducted into Alliance Graphique Internationale

R. Roger Remington, a distinguished professor of design and graphic design at Rochester Institute of Technology, has been inducted into Alliance Graphique Internationale (AGI)—an exclusive group of the world’s leading graphic artists and designers. Remington’s official induction will be recognized at the AGI … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Gel 2013 Conference

The Gel 2013 Conference takes place this spring in New York City and runs from April 17th – 19th. Gel is a 10-year-old conference for leaders, designers, and thinkers who care about creating a good experience – in art, business, … Continue reading

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Design Conversations: August de los Reyes

Design Conversations: August de los Reyes August is a designer, writer, and educator. He heads the software design team for Xbox at Microsoft. As a pioneer in Natural User Interface, his previous projects include Microsoft Surface, Windows 8,and the Metro … Continue reading

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RIT Calligraphy and Typeface Design

Kris Holmes, world renown typeface designer, recently completed teaching the course Typeface Design II winter quarter for our students. Kris is a calligrapher and typeface designer. Her typefaces include Lucida Grande, Lucida Sans, Lucida Console, Lucida Bright, Lucida Handwriting, Lucida … Continue reading

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