Feb 28, 2013
Carlos Estrada (B.F.A., industrial design, 2012) interned at Soldier Design, a design agency in Boston, and worked with such companies as New Balance, Burton and Forum Snowboards.
Jan 31, 2013
Julia Kemp (B.F.A., product design, 2006) is a discovery director for homes, personal care and pets at the Daily Grommet. She sources products for the site and is producing the brand stories.
Jan 10, 2013
Jeffrey Lippiatt (B.F.A., industrial design, 2005) is a UI/UX design developer at Engility Corporation in North Charleston, South Carolina.
Dec 17, 2012
(M.A., industrial design, 2012) has been named a First Place winner in the Core77 "Design for [Your] Product Lifetime" student challenge for his "Repairable Microwave
Nov 1, 2012
(B.F.A., industrial design, 2007, Savannah) is co-founder of Ink Meets Paper
, a North Charleston, South Carolina-based letterpress greeting card company. Ink Meets Paper has been featured in print publications and blogs in both the U.S. and U.K.
Oct 31, 2012
Sean Rivkin (B.F.A., industrial design, 2006, Savannah) accepted a job as senior engineer of advanced composites at Blade Dynamics in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Aug 9, 2012
Melissa De La Vega
(M.A., industrial design, 2007) is founder of and industrial designer at Demaho
, a product design company offering a wide range of functional, decorative, efficiently designed and innovative products that contribute to a cause. A portion of the proceeds of each item purchased is donated in an effort to give an impoverished child better access to education and care in Honduras.
Aug 6, 2012
Will Gross (B.F.A., industrial design, 2011) plans to work in the defense industry and use his industrial design knowledge, coupled with an engineering degree, in the field of unmanned aerial vehicles.
Jul 2, 2012
(B.F.A., industrial design, 2012) was a member of the winning team of the Reinvent Business Hackathon hosted by frog design and LRN. Their concept, "SkillCloud
," was selected as the winner and the team received $5,000 and a day of consulting.
Jun 14, 2012
Quintin Williams (B.F.A., industrial design, 2011) won 1st place and $25,000 in the Power Force Apparel "Design the 'YOU' Shoe contest.
Jun 13, 2012
B.F.A. industrial design student Roque Silva accepted a painting internship with Wild Apple in Woodstock, Vermont.
Jun 5, 2012
Jeremiah Schwarz (B.F.A., industrial design, 2008) founded TRI, a new sport that mixes the ball movement of rugby, the blocking of football and the goal shooting of basketball, while at SCAD in 2006. The sport has spread to schools around his home in Shanghai, China and he plans to return the United States this summer to bring the sport to interested schools and universities.
Jun 5, 2012
B.F.A. industrial design student Cesar Idrobo Giraldo accepted an industrial design internship with Milliken in Spartanburg, South Carolina.
Apr 28, 2012
M.A. industrial design student Zhiyi Zhou
of Shanghai, China, earned the Graduate Studies Award at the 2012 Sidewalk Arts Festival
Apr 28, 2012
B.F.A. industrial design student Nicholas Baker
of Gastonia, North Carolina, won first place in the "Individual Student" category at the 2012 Sidewalk Arts Festival
Mar 22, 2012
B.F.A. industrial design student Cesar Augusto Idrobo-Giraldo
accepted a Spring 2012 industrial design internship with Working Class Studio
, a division of SCAD, in Savannah, Georgia.
Feb 27, 2012
Quintin Williams (B.F.A., industrial design, 2011) has been chosen by Simple Footwear Group in Brooklyn, New York, to design athletic boots. He will travel to Dongguan, China, to oversee production and return to the U.S. to promote his design to buyers.
Jan 31, 2012
B.F.A. industrial design student Leighton McDonald was featured in the November 2011 issue of the Italian automotive publication Tutto Trasporti for his innovative transportation design concept.
Jan 31, 2012
, chair of the School of Design's industrial design department
, participated in a live discussion on the BBC radio program "Newshour" to discuss the validity and necessity of design in a struggling economy. The BBC has an estimated 8.5 million listeners.
Jan 9, 2012
B.F.A. industrial design student Cesar Idrobo-Giraldo has accepted a Summer 2012 industrial design internship with R&R Associates in Sarasota, Florida. He has also been offered a full-time job with the company after graduation.
Dec 14, 2011
(B.F.A., industrial design, 2011) started his own design firm, Paul Hanna Designs LLC, and the company has launched its first product, Wrap'It Headphone Organizer
Sep 9, 2011
B.F.A. industrial design student Cesar Augusto Idrobo-Giraldo began an internship with Laf Inc. in Fort Myers, Florida.
Aug 2, 2011
M.F.A. industrial design student Qing Xu accepted an internship with Kids II in Guangdong, China, where he will work directly with the Kids II international product development team.
Aug 1, 2011
Milton Aaron Flores (B.F.A., industrial design, 2011) accepted a toy design position with Kids II at the U.S. corporate headquarters in Alpharetta, Georgia.
Jul 22, 2011
B.F.A. industrial design student Katherine Mirabito accepted a summer internship with Tri-Coastal Design in New York City.
Jul 18, 2011
Corey Vaughan (B.F.A., industrial design, 2010) accepted a position as industrial designer at Numark International Inc. in Providence, Rhode Island.
Jul 1, 2011
Alexander Wang (M.A., industrial design, 2009) accepted a user experience and information architect position with SapientNitro.
Jun 16, 2011
William Green (B.F.A., industrial design, 2010) accepted a position as associate interaction designer with R/GA.