News And Events

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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2017 IDSA Award goes to… Areum Song!

Tue 21 Mar 2017 — Areum Song is SASD's IDSA award winner for 2017! Presentations and judging were held in ABC (Arnold Bernhard Center) with an audience of over 50 students, faculty, and professional industrial designers. From a field of talented senior designers, Areum Song was selected to represent SASD in the annual regional competition, held this year Fri–Sat 31…
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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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2017 Annual IDSA Merit Awards

6:00pm Tue 21 Mar 2017 — IDSA Merit Awards presentations will be held for senior industrial design students in 708 ABC. Presentations of student work will be made to a jury of New York and Connecticut industrial designers, followed by discussions by the jury to award the best work. Awardees will represent the University of Bridgeport at the IDSA North…
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Dean Max Shangle Arrives Mon 20 March 2017

Hey SASD! Welcome our new Dean, Max Shangle! He'll be in ABC on Monday 20 March 2017; be sure to say Hi and introduce yourselves; or, for those who have met him previously, say Hey Hi and reintroduce yourselves. Here's the intro from UB Provost, Stephen Healey: Dear UB Community, It is my pleasure to announce the University has appointed…
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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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SASD at Design Night Out

6:00–8:00 Fri 11 Nov 2016 — Design Night Out is back just in time for the Bridgeport Art Trail! Join us for a truly URBAN evening at the new mixed-use Harral Security Wheeler building on Main Street. 6:00–8:00 Friday 11 Nov 2016 Harral Security Wheeler Building 1115 Main Street / Bridgeport, CT Along with our compelling panel discussion, we'll have…
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Offerings: Exhibition of works by Prof. Karen Wheeler

5:00–7:00 Fri 11 Nov 2016 — City Gallery is showing art by Prof. Karen Wheeler in an exhibition entitled, Offerings. The exhibition runs from Thu 3 Nov – Sun 27 Nov. Artist's reception is 5:00–7:00 Fri 11 Nov 2016. City Gallery is at 994 State Street New Haven CT 06511 Gallery hours are Thu 4:00–7:00, Fri-Sun 12:00–4:00 or by appointment…
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An Artist’s Conversation

1:45–4:00 Sat 12 Nov 2016 — During the Bridgeport Art Trail, the Schelfhaudt Gallery will host a discussion of the Reality of Abstraction exhibition in an Artist's Conversation. Moderated by Peter Konsterlie, director of the Gallery, the discussion panel will include Cat Balco, Mike Childs, Cecilia Whittaker-Doe, Anne Sherwood Pundyk, David Rich, Vincent Verrillo, and Becky Yazdan. The panel will…
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