Graphic Design

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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we design — SASD Senior Graphic Design Professional Preview 2016

Thu 28 Apr 2016 — The graduating class of 2016 invites industry professionals from Agencies, Design Firms, Brands and Companies seeking emerging talent from our SASD, University of Bridgeport Senior Class. Students will be ready to engage, eager for show and tell, and looking to join the design world. We will also have a select group of Juniors and Sophomores…
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SASD Students Finalists in Annual 48 Hour RePack Competition

2016 — Two teams of industrial and graphic design students were among ten finalist teams in the annual 48 hour Re-Pack competition for 2016. Re-Pack challenges students to reformulate packaging to better serve the product and to increase recycling and reduce waste in packages. In January 2016, two SASD at UB teams submitted solutions to packaging problems and each judged…
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GD Senior Kilburn Takes Illustration Prize

Fri 15 Apr 2016 — Senior graphic design student Eric Kilburn took first prize in Grand Circle Gallery's 5th Annual Student Travel Poster Design Competition. The travel poster assignment and competition is part of SASD professor Rick McCollum's Illustration class. Based on the assignment — to capture the essence of the chosen destination’s culture — the judges selected the top…
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Meet Three Graphic Design Students

March 2016 — Download PDFs from three graphic design students who put together sample sheets of their recent work and told their stories of how they got interested in graphic design and found their passion for making design at SASD. Graphic Design — Class of 2016 I was born and raised in Bridgeport. So, when I heard that the Shintaro…
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Document: Time Release Party

5:30–7:00 Mon 21 Mar 2016 — Document: Time, the project magazine of SASD Graphic Design seniors, will have its release party in the Schelfaudt Gallery (123 ABC). Music and light refreshments, plus your very own copy of the magazine!
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Rich Hollant on Design Strategy

3:00-5:50 Mon Jan 25 2016 ABC 407 — Rich Hollant of co:lab (http://colabinc.com) will give a talk about the intersection of design strategy and the social space. Co:Lab, a graphic design studio based in Hartford, “helps organizations committed to social value tackle the big questions that lead to greater awareness, purposeful motivation, and deeper loyalty.” Hollant will meet with graphic…
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David Lloyd Yun on Graphic Design

3:00-5:30, Wed 17 Feb 2016 ABC 407 — David Lloyd Yun (http://davidyun.info) is an independent graphic designer and art director, focusing on the arts, cultural and fashion sectors. His clients include Luhring Augustine Gallery, Two Palms, Levis Made & Crafted, Cory Arcangel, Jeremy Liebman, Herning Museum of Contemporary Art, PennDesign, Moda Operandi, Mexican Summer, Patagonia and Ezekiel Clothing. He is…
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Marcella Kovac on Design Etiquette

3:00-5:30 Wed 9 Mar 2016 ABC 407 — Marcella Kovac, principal of Bridgeport-based design firm the Bananaland (http://thebananaland.com/temp/), will give an etiquette and deportment workshop for graphic design seniors.
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