We caught up with Benjamin Gadbaw for our latest Alumni Spotlight, who told us all about his work with WeWork in Denver, how he manages working remotely, and what he hopes his legacy and influence will be in the future.
For the past few weeks, I have been looking into branding my thesis. My first impression was this is going to be a piece of cake and I will be able to complete it very soon. I soon realized that it was a lot of work, even though I stuck to the bare necessities of branding.
Everytime when I see Min in school, I screamed her name, MIN!! She is one of the friendliest and shyest classmates. But don’t let that fool you. Min has an amazing UI background and anything she designs turns into absolutely stunning pieces. Her thesis is about “Life documentation — How to create and manage personal archives.” And while we are in the final months of grad school I wanted to catch up with Min and ask her about her future in interaction design.
It’s been 3 weeks since we are back for our last semester ever. And what a busy 3 weeks it has been. We already had a job fair called Meet IXD, presented another iteration of thesis prototype and some of us have already gotten job offers. It's surreal to think that this is it. We only have < 100 days to go from the IxD program.
We caught up with Pam Jue for our latest Alumni Spotlight, who told us all about life after graduation, helping people feel good about their finances at Capital One Labs, navigating difficult decisions, and advocating for workplace inclusion.
When I was home over winter break, my dad asked me if I had spent more time working in my first semester at SVA then I did in my entire four years at Lehigh. I told him that it’s close, but probably SVA.
Edited by Gareth Cook, and with an introduction by Radiolab’s Robert Krulwich, The Best American Infographics of 2016 is the fourth and final volume in the series and features alum Christopher Cannon, faculty Now Younse, and faculty emeritus Nicholas Felton.
If you’ve given thought to attending graduate school in interaction design, the deadline for applications is fast approaching: January 15, 2017.