2013 AWARDS

Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Al Gandy | Information Design
Adrien Lee & Al Gandy | Editing & Post Production
(Semi-Finalists)

2013 SENIOR EXHIBITIONS

WWU Portfolio Exhibition

June 14, 2013 . 1 - 4pm
SMATE | WWU
thewesterndesigners.com

BFA Design Show

June 14, 2013 . 4 - 6pm
2nd Floor Academic West | WWU
tracynoodle.com/bfa

The Seattle Showcase

June 6, 2013 . 5 - 9pm
1927 Events | Seattle
thewesterndesigners.com

DESIGN DAYS 2013

Keynote Speaker: The Good Battle _ Robynne Raye

May 15, 2013, 6:30PM
Miller Hall, Rm 138
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Talk: Digital Revolution of Graphic Design _ Eva Williams & Amber Miller

May 14, 2013, 6:30PM
Miller Hall, Rm 152
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Talk: Print in New Media _ Meghan Hartley & Cari Bicker

May 16, 2013, 6:30PM
Miller Hall, Rm 138
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Event: Typeface: The Movie

May 13th, 2013, 6:30PM
Pickford Film Center
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Event: The Cool Stuff We made

May 16th-17th, 2013, 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Red Square
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Exhibit: Creative Quote Poster Project

Mar 13-17th, 2013
Miller Hall, Collaborative Space
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Exhibit: The What We Do Show

Mar 13-22nd, 2013
Fixture Gallery, Fine Arts Building
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Exhibit: Senior Exhibition

Mar 13-17th, 2012
Fine Art Building, 1st Floor
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MASTERS OF DESIGN EXHIBITION

Volume, Inc. of San Francisco

Apr 8 - May 18, 2013
Western Gallery
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2012 AWARDS

Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Alan Hussey, Peter Jahn, Tae Un Kim | Mobile
Austin Jansen, Max Morin, Tracy Nguyen | Mobile
Cat Dimalla, Matt Mehi, Jackson Willits | Mobile
Matt Flores | Mobile
Evan Deininger | Mobile

UCDA Educational Scholarship Recipient

Catherine Dimalla with Professor Kent Smith

Oct 13 -16th, 2012
UCDA Conference, Montreal, Quebec
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DESIGN DAYS 2012

Talk: Human Centered Design _ Mark Tull

May 14, 2012, 6PM
Miller Hall, Rm 138
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Talk: The Future of Print _ Brett Flora & Adam Volkman

May 15, 2012, 6PM
Miller Hall, Rm 138
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Talk: Branding Academia _ Emily Comfort, Mariko Wolf, Brian Ralphs

May 16, 2012, 6PM
Miller Hall, Rm 138
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Talk: Designing Change, Changing Design _ Doug Powell

May 17, 2012, 6PM
Miller Hall, Rm 138
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Event: Collaborative Pushpin Wall

Mar 14-17th, 2012, 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Red Square
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Event: Screenprinting Workshop

Mar 17th, 2012, 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Red Square
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Event: Some Cool Stuff We Made

Mar 17-18th, 2012, 10:00AM - 2:00PM
Red Square
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Exhibit: Alphabet Poster Series

Mar 14-17th, 2012
Miller Hall, Collaborative Space
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Exhibit: Branding Study

Mar 14-17th, 2012
Miller Hall, Collaborative Space
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Exhibit: Senior Exhibition

Mar 14-17th, 2012
Fine Art Building, 1st Floor
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Exhibit: Social Impact

Mar 14-17th, 2012
Ross Engineering Building, 3rd Floor
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Exhibit: The Best of Sophomore Year

Mar 14-17th, 2012
Ross Engineering Building, 3rd Floor
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Exhibit: History of Products

Mar 14-17th, 2012
Ross Engineering Building, 3rd Floor
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WINTER QUARTER 2012

Jump Start

Mar 9, 2012, 6:30PM - 8:45PM
PONCHO Concert Hall, Cornish College of the Arts
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Portfolio Perfect

Mar 8, 2012, 6:00PM - 8:30PM
Adobe Campus, Fremont
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Linotype: The Film

Mar 7, 2012, 7PM - 9PM
Seattle Asian Art Museum
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FALL 2011 ARCHIVE

AIGA Creative Professionals Lecture Series

Dec 8, 2011, 6:30PM - 7:30PM
Featuring Kari Strand of Tether
Seattle Central Community College, 5th Floor Photography Studio
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AIGA Schmooze

Dec 8, 2011, 6:00PM - 8:00PM
Sky Ultra Lounge, Bellevue, WA
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AIGA Read Me

October 6, 2011, 7:00PM - 8:30PM
Henry Art Gallery , Seattle, WA
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Adobe Design Acheivement Awards Semifinalists

Shannon Ragan | Live Action
Kayla Soper | Print Communications
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Design and Art Direction Student Award

Allison Cressey | Open Graphic category for client Arjo-Wiggins
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SPRING 2011 ARCHIVE

DESIGN BATTLE

Tuesday May 17th, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Open design competition to create posters for the Bellingham Farmer's Market.
Red Square

LARGE FORMAT LINOCUT

Wednesday May 18th, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Design students will present a historical and unconventional demonstration on relief printing.
Red Square

SCREENPRINTING WORKSHOP

Thursday May 19th, 11:00am - 2:00pm
Design students will offer an open screen printing demonstration and have t-shirts for sale.
Red Square

DESIGN SPEAKER SERIES

Thursday May 19th, 6:00pm
Keynote presentation by AIGA National President and President of the Design Group at Sterling Brands in New York City.
AIC Room 204

SPELUNK: MOTION/MUSIC INSTALLATION

Thursday May 19th, 8:00pm
Directly following the Debbie Millman Keynote Presentation, New Media student Steven Didis will feature his kinetic work and interactive sound installation.
Room FI213

TACTILE EXPLORATION WITHIN DESIGN

Friday May 20th, 10:00am
Design Production students Jeff Ott, Alex Renn, Julianne Ruckle, and Andrew Stewart will share work and observations on materials exploration within the design industry.
Room FI238

DESIGN + CONTENT

Friday May 20th, 12:00pm
Avela Grenier 2011 Graphic Design graduate will discuss the relationship between content and design as the designer for Huxley College of the Environment's upcoming book Green Fire.
Room FI238

DESIGNING FOR MOBILE APPS

Friday May 20th, 2:00pm
New Media students Sebastian Garber, Torin Kovach, Michael Murphree and Allison Cressey will show examples of their work and discuss aspects of interactivity in mobile devices.
Room FI238