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Graphic Design: An Alum Success Story
December 13th, 2012Graphic Design Success Story: Sarah Lockwood By: Olivia Adams Imagine graduating college and then finding a career where you have the opportunity to design something that will be used by thousands of people. Sarah Lockwood, a 2009 graduate of Ferris State University’s Graphic Design Program, works today for a digital advertising company where she is designing mobile applications for Delta Airlines. Here is her story of how the graphic design program prepared her for her future in design. How did the graphic design program prepare you for your career? “The best thing about this program was that it gave me variety. When I was done with the program, I had a variety of careers to choose from. Also, being...
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Graphic Design Students Bring a Vision to Life
December 7th, 2012Graphic Design Students Help Brand Small Town Studio By Olivia Adams Graphic design students helped a vision become a reality for the new Small Town Studio program at Ferris State University. Small Town Studio is a program for senior architecture students, which involves working with real life clients and the ability to get hands-on experience. The idea behind this program is to re-energize small towns and communities around the state of Michigan, in order to bring back their vitality and liveliness. Graphic design students played a major role in helping this program come to life. These students were asked to help Small Town Studio create a brand and discover different ways to market their program to students and area...
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