Student Portfolio Expedition

Your adventure into the professional world begins here. The design job hunt is no easy task; being prepared with an amazing portfolio, expert advice, and moral support can help your journey into the wild kingdom of design go smoothly. 

 

At this year’s annual portfolio review expedition you will…BE

 

AMAZED WITH KEYNOTE SPEAKER MARIA JANOSKO

Designer and Illustrator Maria Janosko of Sockeye will share her work and words of encouragement. She will be reviewing portfolios as well! Check out her portfolio here: mariajanoskodesign.com

 

PRACTICE YOUR HUNTING SKILLS

Share your portfolio (any state of progress is acceptable) with local design professionals to get priceless feedback and advice.

 

SURVEY THE SAVANNA 

Gain valuable tips about developing an impressive resume, building a portfolio, and graduate school applications and programs in several breakout sessions.

 

ROAM WITH CREATIVES

An important survival technique in the wild kingdom of design is to know your fellow designers! Meet your peers from various area programs at the fun after-party!

 

FEAST

The expedition will be sure to make you hungry. Breakfast and lunch will be provided, as well as light snacks throughout the day!

 

For updates and join the Facebook Event Page!

 

Sponsored by Michigan State University’s, Department of Art, Art History, and Design, Michigan State University’s AIGA Student Group

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Design Center

From logos to packaging, from brochures to websites, Design Center has worked on a variety of projects, each specifically targeted to address the goal and personality of an individual client.  Each year, undergraduate students are selected to join the Design Center creative team. If you're interested in what the Design Center can do for your business, please contact Chris Corneal at corneal@msu.edu.  

 

To learn more, visit Design Center online