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John Bielenberg of Project M visit to RIT

John Bielenberg of Project M paid RIT a visit on May 1 and gave two great presentations about Project M to soon-to-be juniors and seniors of the School of Design. Project M will be conducting a mini design blitz for … Continue reading

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Graphic Design Class Selfie Competition

The Graphic Design class of 2015 is enthusiastically showing its spirit in this selfie taken for the Graphic Design Class Selfie Competition. We need the most Facebook Likes to win a pizza party for the entire Junior class! Thanks for … Continue reading

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Open House Year End Showcase | May 19th

Please join us as we celebrate the accomplishments of School of Design seniors at the year-end open house on May 19. Graphic Designers and New Media students will be showing their work in the University Gallery in the Vignelli Center. Industrial … Continue reading

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2014 SoD Alumni Speaker Alexander Wilcox Cheek Roundtable and Lecture | April 9th

Alexander Wilcox Cheek is a 2005 graduate of RIT’s Graphic Design undergraduate program. Alex has a Master of Design Degree from Carnegie Mellon University where he is Assistant Professor in the Practice of Design. He has taught students in Information … Continue reading

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Details on the website linked below. Maker’s Tea is Rochester’s newest brand. And we’re looking for ambitious designers to help us bring our vision to life. To find the best new design talent in the city, we’re hosting a design … Continue reading

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Creative Speed Date | March 19th

Students: you MUST RSVP to attend! Free for students that RSVP by March 17th.  http://www.rafconnect.org/csd/ The Rochester Advertising Federation (RAF) is hosting a Creative Speed Date event in the University Gallery on Wed, 3/19 from 6-9pm. Our junior/senior design students will … Continue reading

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Design Conversations: Joel Katz | March 18th

Tuesday, March 18th 2014 4:45pm Vignelli Center for Design Studies: University Gallery James E. Booth Hall Parking Lot F Reception to Follow Joel Katz: Design for Understanding Issues in Information Design Joel Katz will share his views and shows what … Continue reading

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Lovin’ Letters Sponsored by Hand Lettering Club

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, Hand Lettering Club sponsored a script-lettering demonstration by Lorrie Frear and a card-making workshop open to everyone on February 13th. It was a great event with 40 participants and a lot of love in the room.

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9th Annual Creative Industry Day | March 13

Out 9th Annual Creative Industry Day event will be held on Thursday, March 13th in the Gordon Field House. Creative Industry Day is geared to RIT College of Imaging Arts and Sciences students with the goal of giving our students … Continue reading

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Design Conversations: Spring Semester 2014

    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 … Continue reading

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