Design Students Collaborate with Georgetown University Creative Writing Class

February 28, 2013
2013
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Helen Armstrong

This semester Miami graphic design students collaborated with graduate creative writing students from Professor Dave Ebenbach’s course at the Georgetown University. Together they created the first issue of a hypothetical […]

Design Students Collaborate with Georgetown University Creative Writing Class

Silkscreen Away AIGA

December 5, 2012
2012
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Helen Armstrong

Steve Garst led Miami’s AIGA student group in a silkscreening workshop on Saturday, December 1st. Students learned how to apply photo emulsion in the dark room, place transparencies on an […]

Silkscreen Away AIGA

Hand Lettering Anyone?

November 2, 2012
2012
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Helen Armstrong

Rebecca Zomchek led hand lettering workshops this semester with the seniors and sophomores. Zomchek, an award winning illustrator , graduated with an MFA in Illustration as Visual Essay from The School […]

Hand Lettering Anyone?

AIGA Cincinnati Agency Crawl

September 25, 2012
2012
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Helen Armstrong

On Friday, September 14th, thirty students from the Miami University student chapter of AIGA attended the AIGA Cincinnati Agency Crawl. The Agency Crawl is an annual event where AIGA members […]

AIGA Cincinnati Agency Crawl

Mechanic in Training

August 14, 2012
2012
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Erin Beckloff

Assistant Professor

One of the many historic items in the Miami Curmudgeon Press type shop is a Vandercook SP-20 printing press manufactured in 1968. Vandercooks were originally used to print a clean […]

Mechanic in Training

Design Sophomores Maria Bee and Colleen Griffiths Create a Wayfinding System for Talawanda Natural Areas

June 1, 2012
2012
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Helen Armstrong

During spring semester 2012, Miami graphic design sophomores Maria Bee and Colleen Griffiths worked in tandem with the Erik Sustainability Initiative (ESI) to create wayfinding signage for the Talawanda High School […]

Design Sophomores Maria Bee and Colleen Griffiths Create a Wayfinding System for Talawanda Natural Areas