Silas Munro this Thursday!

Posted on Apr 8th, 2019 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

Above: We are so excited to be welcoming Silas Munro as our first Matthias Kemeny speaker this THURSDAY! GET YOUR FREE TICKET!

Join us to kick off our brand new lecture series during Design Week as we host Silas Munro on April 11th at 7pm at Redd on Salmon. There will be a super talk! food! drinks! tote bags! and hopefully you! Go and grab your ticket and be part of this excellent event.

This evening is made possible by the Matthias D. Kemeny Charitable Fund of the Oregon Jewish Community Foundation

The Matthias Kemeny Lecture Series needs volunteers to make the night run! Be part of our kick off! Sign up to volunteer here:

Above: Immaculate Heart Art Department Rules, Sister Corita Kent and Students, 1966–1967 AKA: Inspiration for Friday’s workshop with Silas Munro

Join us on Friday for an all day workshop with our guest Silas Munro! Grab your free ticket here!

About the workshop: To proclaim is both to announce publicly and declare something emphatically with emphasis. What do you care about? In your life? In your school? In design? In the wider world? If you could change any for the better, what would that entail? How might you go about that and enlist kindred folk in the process?

In this one-day workshop you are invited to write and design your own proclamation in type and image form. Building on the notion of a manifesto, but one that is not so patriarchal, extractive or exclusionary, what truth asks to be spoken? Maybe it’s more of a typographic whisper or mutter. Come to converse and make, while working individually and collectively to work out what you want in a designed world.


Reach for the money! Scholarship help is here!

Posted on Dec 6th, 2018 by Sean Schumacher

Reach for the Money! Art & Design Scholarship Help Sessions. Monday, January 14, 12–1pm in AB320. Thursday, Jan. 17, 1–2pm, AB320. Bring your completed FAFSA! Snacks provided!

Want to apply for scholarships but don’t know where to begin? Come to an very special School of Art and Design scholarship help session in January!

We’ve scheduled two sessions to help you out. Bring your completed FAFSA—faculty and staff, including COTA advisor Anna Pittioni, will be present to help explain the process and answer your questions. Snacks will be provided, too!

Scholarships are available for Art, Art History and Graphic Design majors. You can’t get one if you don’t apply. Reach for the money!

Sessions will be held:

RSVP via Facebook here!

Remember: the deadline for all scholarship applications is February 1!


Not too late for Best Foot Forward! Opens this THURSDAY!

Posted on Feb 25th, 2018 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

Were you worried you weren’t going to make the deadline for the Best Foot Forward? Well worry no more! You have 3 1/2 EXTRA DAYS to submit! That’s right, we extended the date for submissions for the show to Monday, Feb 26 at 5 PM. SUBMIT SOMETHING, something you’ve already created! This is your chance to get your design work displayed in a gallery show (which looks great on a resume!). It’s SO SIMPLE. Just submit a form here: and then drop off your physical piece (if you have one) to the AB Gallery on Tues, Feb 27 between 2pm-6pm. SO easy!

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Good Market Info Session this Thursday!

Posted on Nov 14th, 2017 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

Let’s get excited! It’s Good Market season! Be part of the PSUGD POP-UP shop held at Land Gallery on December 2nd and 3rd. Curious about what you should make? Want to learn about how to participate? Just have general questions about the whole dang deal? Come to the information session right after Show & Tell with AfterAll this Thursday at 1:00 in room 320. Let’s make some stuff to share and sell! Ready to sign up? Sign up!


Kickstart Weekend with the Karl Miller Center School of Business!

Posted on Oct 3rd, 2017 by Kate Bingaman-Burt

Elevating Impact Lab: Innovations in HealthElevating Impact Lab: Innovations in Health
In just 18 hours, you can create change!

•Take part in a powerful weekend designed to allow you to experience innovation.

•Learn tools and practice methods to sharpen entrepreneurial skills.

Please join us as we examine innovation, business, and applications in health.Seats are limited, so register now. A $10 fee will hold your seat.

Register HERE!

Mark Your Calendars
Wednesday, October 11

Location: Karl Miller Center Atrium
Time: 7:30 PM
Strategic Imperatives in Health
Our key speaker is a leader in the healthcare industry and will inspire you to think about products, services and businesses that can help solve big problems while creating business opportunity.
Friday, October 13, 6:30 – 9:30 PM  Kick-start weekend begins
Saturday, October 14 9AM – 9 PM  – Day of Innovation
Location: Karl Miller Center
During this 1.5 day intense workshop, you will form teams, develop ideas and plans, confer with consumers and business mentors, and pitch your idea to the entire group.  
A panel of start-ups in the space will share their experiences.  
And we will feed you!