Design Alumni Return to SASD

Sat 28 Apr 2018 — Dozens of UB’s design alumni returned to campus for an afternoon of talk, catching up, hors d’oeuvres, and beverages.

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The afternoon began with a viewing of the 2018 senior design exhibition, Hello World, in the Schelfhaudt Gallery, 123 ABC.

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Older alumni met the newer as graduating seniors were near their thesis displays, ready to expand on the work exhibited.

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SASD juniors, sophomores, and freshmen were on hand to help, and got to see their graduating peers’ work, too.

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Max Shangle, Dean of SASD, talked with Art Landi ’74 ID and UB Trustee.

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The company repaired to Littlefield Hall for a panel discussion on design in business. The panelists, all UB design alumni, were Ramon Peralta; Patrick Nolan, ’90 ID; and Art Landi.

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Honors were distributed to the best of SASD’s 2018 graduates for academic and design achievement.

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Senior honors in Industrial Design.

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Senior honors in Interior Design.

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Senior honors in Graphic Design.

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The party moved to the DuPont Tower Room for more hors d’oeuvres and socializing.

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UB President Neil Salonen made an address to the company to introduce the honoree of the year event, Patrick Nolan.

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Nolan in his new boardroom chair, with Neil Salonen, Max Shangle, and Art Landi.

The afternoon was a great way to catch up with old friends and to make new ones.
See you all next year!

 

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