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
6:00 Wed 18 Feb 2015 — Jerry has been referred to as the Forrest Gump of design. From the very start of his career, he migrated from one significant design school or firm to the next. He will speak on the lessons he learned along the way, from his education in Cincinnati and Basel, Switzerland
UPDATED DATE! WED 4 FEB 5:30-7:00 — SASD seniors in graphic design will launch their senior magazine, Document: Duality with a party in 123 ABC, the Schelfhaudt Gallery. There will be FREE copies of the magazine! Refreshments, selfie station! $5 special edition copies in a silkscreened bag Design undergrads are especially welcome to take part
Tue 20 Jan 2015 — Welcome back to all SASD students! Remember that we start with our Tuesday schedules for a short first week of classes. Check your email for program meetings with faculty or organizations.
Sat 15 Nov — UB and SASD will hold an Open House for prospective students 10:00–1:00 on Saturday, 15 November in SASD’s design building, ABC – Arnold Bernhard Center at 84 Iranistan Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604. (Parking is off of University or Ingleside.) Register for this event at UB Admissions to meet faculty members, tour
Wed 22 Oct 2014 6:30 — Come see Aaron Cohick speak about independent publishing in the digital age! Aaron, the printer at the press at Colorado College, is the proprietor of Colorado Spring’s
Mon 29 Sept 7:00pm — Lecture by NYC-based graphic designer Ken Meier of Common Name, Monday September 29, 7pm, in ABC 117 (Littlefield Hall). From http://common-name.com/ : “Ken Meier is a graphic designer and partner at Common Name. Prior to co-founding the studio, Ken worked with international design consultancy IDEO and New York’s Project Projects.
Sat 27 Sept 2014 10:30am — FREE Field Trip via bus to the New York Art Book Fair, MoMA PS1, Queens. From http://nyartbookfair.com/about: “Free and open to the public, the NY Art Book Fair is the world’s premier event for artists’ books, catalogs, monographs, periodicals, and zines. This year, the fair features over 350 booksellers,
Thu 22 May 2014 — Join Matteo Bologna and AIGA Connecticut for an entertaining talk about design, branding and typography, artfully accented with Matteo’s unique brand of humorous commentary. Thursday, May 22, 2014 Presentation from 7:00-8:30 PM Sign-in begins at 6:00 PM SASD at University of Bridgeport Schelfhaudt Gallery Arnold Bernhard Center 84 Iranistan Ave.
Fri 23 May 2014 — Shintaro Akatsu will be on campus this week to meet with faculty and administration at SASD. Welcome, Shintaro — to the Senior Exhibition!
Sat 12 Apr 2014 — UB Admissions will hold Accepted Students Day for new students to come check out student clubs and activities, try out a class in their new major, and have lunch with faculty for conversation about the UB experience. See more info and register for Accepted Students Day at UB Admissions.
6:30 Thu 13 Mar 2014 — A roundtable discussion of the design thinking process and how it is applied to problem solving and innovation. Co-sponsored by SASD/University of Bridgeport and AIGA-BrandCentralFree, refreshments will be provided Panelists Harry Haubert Global Design Strategist, Unileverhttp://www.unileverusa.com Cheryl Swanson Founder, Managing Partner, Toniq LLChttp://www.toniq.com Jerry Kuiper Founder, Jerry Kuiper Partnershttp://www.jerrykuyper.com
Sat 1 Mar 2014 — Visit UB and meet the SASD faculty at the spring Open House. Register for the Open House on the Admissions page, at: Undergraduate Spring Open House » Tours of the UB campus and of the SASD design facilities will start at the Cox Student Center (University & Myrtle) on the
9:30–12:00 Wed 26 Feb 2014 — Tour the PEZ candy factory on a special trip for UB students! A bus will leave from Park Avenue at the Ped Mall and Clock for the factory in Orange, CT. To register, email Prof. Yelle at email@example.com
5:30-8:00 Wed 29 Jan 2014 Senior graphic design students at the Shintaro Akatsu School of Design will publish their senior studio collaborative project, the magazine Document: Dreams at the second annual launch party. Refreshments Free copies of Document: Dreams $5 special edition Selfie Station! 5:30–8:00 pm Wednesday 29 January 2014 Schelfhaudt Gallery, 123 ABC Arnold
Thu 27 Feb 2014 — SASD Interior Design in conjunction with the ASID CT chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers are sponsoring a career night to give students an opportunity to meet and talk to working designers in the field. The evening will feature Randy Fiser, executive president and CEO of the national
Need Supplies? On Sat 25 Jan 2014, take the free bus trip to Jerry’s Art-a-Rama! Be at the ABC parking lot before 11:00 (return by 2:00).
The Shintaro Akatsu School of Design (SASD) and UBMusic will hold an Open House Saturday 25 January 2014 10:00 to 1:00 Arnold Bernhard Center (ABC) at 84 Iranistan Avenue (parking off of University or Ingelside). Activities will include: Admissions & Financial Aid Presentation Faculty “Meet and Greet” Chat with Current UBMusic and SASD Students Program
Please join us to celebrate the publication of Document: Skins, the first issue of the SASD graphic design student magazine.
Summer design classes at SASD are designed to help high school students enhance their creative skills and explore various art and design fields—from industrial design and architecture to graphic design and animation. The hands-on, team-based exercises are taught by the same leading art professionals who teach the undergraduate courses at SASD. Click here to learn
Vaughn is a very talented designer and illustrator who loves making hand drawn lettering and zines. He works at small agency Taylor Design in Stamford, but also accepts many freelance assignments and creates self-initiated projects (including the art/design magazine Peculiar Bliss http://www.peculiarbliss.com/). As a rather-recent Hartford Art School graduate, Vaughn will offer our students insight
The Connecticut Directors Art Club is proud to present the 2012 Student Conference and Scholarship Competition for students in visual communications, graphic design, new media, illustration, and photography programs. It is a fantastic opportunity for students to hear real-life perspectives on creative careers. The Conference features five 30 minute presentations from leading design professionals offering
Lost in Translation: Aligning Strategy & Design To Win and Keep More Clients October 25, 2011 7:30 – 9:30 am SASD at the Arnold Bernhard Center , University of Bridgeport Free Admission In the first installment in the ConnCreatives Breakfast Breakthrough series, presenter Amy Perry will talk about the link that strategy plays in aligning