Graphic Design

2017 Annual CADC Graphic Design Conference Announced

9:30–3:00 Sat 8 Apr 2017 — The Connecticut Directors Art Club (CADC) is proud to present the 2017 Connecticut Art Director's Club Student Conference and Monica Wolff & Randall Smith Scholarship Competition for students in visual communications, graphic design, new media, illustration and photography programs. It is a fantastic opportunity to hear first hand the real-life perspectives on creative careers…
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PR&Ad GD & MCom Stus Present to BRBC

Tue 25 Apr 2017 — Professor Susan Katz's PR & Advertising class will present their campaign for the Bridgeport Regional Business Council to the BRBC Tuesday 25 April 2017 in the Arnold Bernhard Center's DuPont Tower Room. The course joins SASD Graphic Design students with Mass Communications students to produce a yearly campaign for real-world clients. Prof Katz writes: Please…
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Envision Kindness Contest — SASD Takes Two

Fri 10 Feb 2017 — Two groups of SASD graphic design students together took two awards in the 2016 Envision Kindness Student Film Contest. Led by instructor Lani Asuncion, both groups garnered votes and likes to take Second ($250 / $100) and Third ($125 / $100). Message of Kindness, created by Woojoo Shin and Taiwan Kim, won Second place and…
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48-Hour Repack Challenge Results

7:00pm–7:00pm Fri–Sun 27–29 Jan 2017 — Colin Drost reporting. To start off the 48 hour repack we started ideating by sketching thumb nails. Then an hour later we hung the sketches on a wall and explained our ideas to the whole group. After that we broke off in to slightly smaller groups and then decided who wanted to design which…
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48-Hour Repack Challenge! Students, Start Designing!

7:00pm–7:00pm Fri–Sun 27–29 Jan 2017 — 48-Hour Repack hits SASD! For the fourth year in a row, industrial and graphic design majors from SASD will take on the 48-Hour Repack Challenge, an annual world design competition. Pumped by the creative and collaborative energy that will fill the SASD building, the students will design, build, and video their products, which will…
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SASD Students Envision Kindness

Envision Kindness Student Film Contest Voting [Until Dec. 16th] SASD students in Prof. Lani Asuncion's 4D Time Base Media course have submitted videos in the Envision Kindness Student Film Contest. The competition welcomes online votes for the best short video that Envisions Kindness. Winners will be announced on our Facebook and Twitter sites in January 2017. Here is the list…
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Graphic Design Seniors at Odds & Ends

11:30–4:30 Fri 9 Dec 2016 — All 17 Graphic Design seniors with faculty member Chair of Graphic Design Emily Larned will have a table at the Odds & Ends Art Book Fair at Yale University Art Gallery on Friday 12/9, 11:30-4:30. Students will exhibit the books they created in fall 2016 on the chosen theme of "transparency." Professor Larned will…
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TDC61 International Communication Design Exhibition

Thu 25 Aug 2016 — Communication and Type Design returns to the Schelfhaudt Gallery as the Type Directors Club's annual competition exhibition comes to SASD at UB. Based in Manhattan, the Type Directors Club (TDC) invites national, international, professionals, and students to send their best use of typography and lettering in communication design. Judged by an international jury, the resulting…
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Connecticut Art Directors Club Awards SASD Seniors; Griffith Wins Five

Thu 23 Jun 2016 — The 41st CADC Annual Awards Show brought together work by graphic designers from all over Connecticut to compete for awards from the Connecticut Art Directors Club. One of those designers was SASD’s own Terrell Griffith, graduating senior in graphic design. Terrell swept the categories with his senior thesis work, “Practice Makes Better” book and website,…
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Congratulations to Our Graduating Class of 2016

Sat 07 May 2016 — A lovely May day brought family and friends to see over 1200 UB students graduating. Here are SASD's very own: It will be great to see everyone at next year's Alumni gathering to catch up and to check out the next graduating class of SASD design students. Best of fortune and fame to you all!
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