College + Amazon Design Creative Jam

By lg | October 15, 2021

Hello students! We’ve got another Creative Jam headed your way – it’s an opportunity to compete with hundreds of talented college student and work with Amazon design leaders to showcase your talent! Grab a friend and develop new skills together for a chance to earn prizes. All the fun begins on October 20. NO EXPERIENCE Read More →

Read More

Student Reps – Fall 2021

By lg | October 12, 2021

Hello students! We know you’ve been having a busy semester, but we’d like to take a moment to shine the spotlight on your amazing students reps! As a reminder, the reps are here to help you with any and all concerns, questions, etc. that you might have. Everything from your experiences in classes, at AAU, to Read More →

Read More

Creative Jam – Improve your public speaking!

By lg | October 12, 2021

Hello students! Today, we’re having a presentation party to help students improve their public speaking skills.  The Creative Jam is focused on public speaking and storytelling and designing a quick presentation in PowerPoint, Keynote, etc… with Stock images to support your story. Speaking Coach Mike Ganino will be giving great lessons on public speaking at Read More →

Read More

Fall 2021 Online Town Hall

By lg | October 7, 2021

Hello students! Join us online in a Zoom webinar for our department to share information about upcoming events and announce any new classes. If you haven’t already, this is also a great chance for you to meet the directors! There will also be an opportunity to ask questions live and have any concerns addressed by Read More →

Read More

MAIP 2022 Student Applications now open!

By lg | September 28, 2021

Attention! MAIP summer 2022 applications are open this month! MAIP fellows are hand-selected by industry professionals to receive professional development opportunities through virtual training, one-on-one coaching, MAIP labs, and other networking opportunities. Throughout the 22-week fellowship experience, MAIP fellows: Complete a series of virtual trainings in the spring, designed to prepare them for the advertising/marketing/communications Read More →

Read More

Rose Pak Scholarship Winner!

By lg | September 28, 2021

The Rose Pak scholarship has officially been rewarded! Rose Pak was a journalist, community leader, and political force who championed affordable housing, quality healthcare, and the preservation of SF’s Chinatown. In her memory, The Rose Pak Community Fund awards merit-based scholarships to college students. This year, Xinying Ren (WNM, M.A.) received a $5K scholarship from Read More →

Read More

TypeCon 2021 Virtual Conference

By lg | September 23, 2021

TypeCon presents its first-ever virtual conference, TypeCon 2021: Together — October 21st-24th, 2021. The conference program includes two days of talks, followed by our Type & Design Education Forum for educators, as well as a Type Crit on Sunday where attendees can submit their designs for feedback from industry professionals. Recordings of the talks will be available Read More →

Read More

Type Directors Club Competition

By lg | September 23, 2021

COMPETITION ALERT!  The Type Directors Club is happy to announce the 68th annual international competition, which selects candidates with excellent typographic and innovative design. Deadlines:  Early bird: October 29 Regular Deadline: December 17 Late Deadline: January 21 For more information on how to enter, visit the link below: https://tdc.oneclub.org/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter&utm_campaign=tdc68_25tdc_2022&utm_content=cfe_launch_092221 To view categories, visit the link Read More →

Read More

Young Glory Competition 2021 is here!

By amorga | September 17, 2021

8 months. 8 briefs. 8 big name judges. Starting now through April, your team will be tasked to complete a different brief each month. Both ADV and WNM students are encouraged to participate – these briefs will help hone skills and creative thinking essential for impactful designs. And the best part: WE WILL PAY FOR Read More →

Read More

Fall ’21 Faculty Office Hours start this week!

By amorga | September 13, 2021

Fall semester is in full swing and what better way to get into a groove than to meet with your Department Faculty members! Office hours are open for all students and do not require appointments (unless noted) so feel free to stop by during their designated times. Please remember that other students will be attending Read More →

Read More