Category Archives: Events

GD alumni to give augmented reality talk Nov 18 in the Student Innovation Hall

Cheena Jain(US Creative lead and RIT alumni) and Luc Michalski(Global head of servers) with Blippar will be speaking on Nov 18 @ 6PM in the Student Innovation Hall.  Cheena Jain will showcase projects and present demos her team has been working on with their … Continue reading

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HALLOWEEN Type Carousel 2014!

Please join Professors Lorrie Frear and Carol Fillip in this year’s Type Carousel. This fun, interactive event aims to engage, educate and inspire students, faculty and any other willing participants in the wonders of typography. TYPE CAROUSEL 2014 Friday, Oct. 31 … Continue reading

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The GD/VCD Selfie Contest is BACK!

By popular demand, the Graphic Design / Visual Communication Design Selfie Contest returns to the classrooms and corridors of CIAS! Submit your selfie by midnight on Friday, Nov. 21! All participants are invited to a Friendsgiving party on Friday, Dec. … Continue reading

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Project M’s “Gown/Town” Design Blitz Kicks off TONIGHT at RIT!

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CIAS students provide talent at the Music is Art Festival!

Music is Art is a Buffalo not-for-profit organization which is dedicated to exploring and reshaping music’s cultural, social and educational impact on the Buffalo community. It supports a number of programs and events, the largest of which is the annual … Continue reading

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Vignelli Center Design Conversations: Extend your design learning beyond the classroom!

The Vignelli Center’s annual Design Conversations lecture series provides the community with the opportunity to gain invaluable insight from design professionals. Lectures serve to create design dialogue and discourse among students, faculty, and the community. All lectures will be held in the University … Continue reading

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Call for Entries: Fast-Forward Film Festival (Showcasing New Environmental Perspectives)

From the festival organizers: “We are encouraging any type of film—even from an iPhone. Specifically we are looking for submissions in animation and graphic design, so participants do not need to be “filmmakers”. We want to inspire students to tap … 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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