SASD Features


6:30–8:30 Tue 10 Mar 2015 — Please join AIGA Brand Central and our hosts, the Design Management program at the Shintaro Akatsu School of Design (SASD) at the University of Bridgeport for an evening of inspired conversation on brands doing great things in the world. We’ve put together a panel of branding thought leaders who will reveal their experiences with companies and brands making a difference for positive change.

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Chroma is Key


From Fri 13 Feb 2015 — Reception opening of Chroma is Key (freedom from the grey), an exhibition by local artists working in vibrant color, takes place in the Schelfhaudt Gallery in the Arnold Bernhard Center, 84 Iranistan on the UB campus.
Works featured are by:
Cheres Espinosa
Chris Moss
Michael Sorgatz
Jodi Strmiska
Mark Williams
Evan Desmond Yee

Through Fri 6 Mar 2015

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SASD Design Profile Video

SASD students and faculty got together to make a video to show you how they go about the process of design in their courses in graphic design, industrial design, and interior design, and collaborate across the disciplines to make great design work.

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  • Percentage of 2014 SASD seniors who graduated Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude, and Summa Cum Laude

  • Acres of shore-front park land surrounding SASD:

  • Years since the industrial design program was founded at UB

  • Student to teacher ratio in an average SASD class:


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