Abel Hernandez, a department of design graduate student at Ohio State, was selected by Keebler and the Columbus Parks and Recreation Department to design and construct a tiny elf door in the base of a tree at Whetstone Park in Clintonville. His door was one of four created in Columbus for a Keebler national tiny-door campaign promoting the idea that the Keebler elves are real and are baking cookies in the trees.
The Department of Design congratulates Associate Professor Scott Shim for receiving a Core 77 2014 Design Award in the “Professional Notable” category!
The Department of Design has recently launched a web-site devoted to its 2014 exhibition, which was on display at the OSU Urban Arts Space from 26 March to 3 April.
Web-based computer game Moon Rush, conceived by Ohio State graduate students Cheng Zhang (MFA/DAIM and Computer Science Engineering) and Sherri Larrimer (MFA/DAIM), has won the People’s Choice Award, based on public voting, in the Shoot the Moon Game Design Challenge.
A team made up of mostly Design students and alumni recently received First Place in the Undergraduate Track of the Fisher College of Business 2014 Business Plan Competition.
Interior Design program student Susan Knapik was recently chosen as a Student-Veteran Community Advocate for Ohio State's Office of Military & Veterans Services.