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Eric Karnes in Communication Arts

Work by Assistant Professor Eric Karnes was recently published in the 2012 Communication Arts Design Annual. The featured piece was a promotional poster for Tree Scout, a broker of rare trees for architects, developers, and homeowners.

Stacie Rohrback Visit and Assessment Presentation

Stacie Rohrbach, Associate Professor in the School of Design at Carnegie Mellon University, recently visited the PhilaU Graphic Design Communication program, and also gave a wonderful presentation and workshop on Assessment.


Designing Information Book by Joel Katz Now Available

The PhilaU Graphic Design Communication program is very proud to announce that the book written by (our very own) Adjunct Professor, Joel Katz, Designing Information: Human Factors and Common Sense in Information Design, is now available in bookstores as well as on Amazon


Graphic Design Students Give Voice to Student Voices Campaign

Graphic Design Communication students, Annelise Babula, Dan Dinsmore and Jewell Richardson, recently collaborated with the Office of the Provost to bring a student campaign to life. Under the direction of Frank Baseman, Program Director and Associate Professor, “Student Voices” began with a T-shirt design, but grew to be more. 


Ken Barber of House Industries Conducts Hand-Lettering Workshop

Ken Barber of House Industries fame—one of the premier hand-letterers in the country— visited the Graphic Design Communication program at Philadelphia University to conduct an exclusive hands-on workshop with a small group of current students, alums and faculty.