After more than forty years of service to The Ohio State University and the Department of Design, Academic Counselor Karen Dimmick has announced her retirement at the end of May 2013.
Congratulations to Kellen Maicher, a current student in the Design MFA program, who was recently awarded First place in the "Arts, Oral Presentation" category of the 2013 Edward F. Hayes Graduate Research Forum.
Congratulations to George Chow, a current student in the Design MFA program, who was recently recognized by the College of Arts and Sciences as an Outstanding Graduate Associate Teaching Award winner.
MODE, a Motion Design Education Summit, will allow participants to explore emerging concepts and strategies for motion design education.
Congratulations to (left to right) Morgan Perry, Yutong Wu, Yunqi Yuan, and Justin Bechstein, who will attend the 2013 International Home + Housewares Show in Chicago on March 2-5, 2013, to showcase their winning designs from the student category of the new product competition.
Liz Sanders and Pieter Jan Stappers have co-authored a new textbook called Convivial Toolbox. Liz is an Associate Professor in the Department of Design at OSU and Pieter Jan is a Professor in the Department of Industrial Design at Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands.
Ohio State Board of Trustees member Corbett A. Price recently visited with the third-year Visual Communication Design studio class. Students presented their current set of projects, which included the development of visual identity systems and motion graphics compositions for several local, non-profits organizations.