Rebecca Latimer Hemstad

  • B.A., history, University of Ottawa, 1987
  • M.A., history, University of Toronto, 1989
  • Diploma, graphic design, Algonquin College, 1995
  • M.F.A., graphic design, SCAD, 2011

"Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming." - Goethe

Rebecca Latimer Hemstad | Graphic design professor

Awards, recognition and honors

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Graduate Scholarship, 1995; University of Edmonton, Hewlett-Packard Masters of Design Scholarship, 1995; Photoshop World, "So You Think You Can Teach Photoshop" competition, Second Place, 2006; Photoshop World, Guru Award Finalist, 2006; SCAD, SCADDY Gold, Illustration, 2009; SCAD, SCADDY Gold, Package Design, 2009; Advertising Federation of Savannah, student Bronze ADDY, packaging, 2009; Advertising Federation of Savannah, student Bronze ADDY, illustration, 2009; Advertising Federation of Savannah, two student Gold ADDYS, illustration, 2009


AIGA; GDC; TriUPA; Usability Professionals' Association; SECAC; International Association for Computing and Philosophy

Previous Positions

Graduate teaching assistant, University of Toronto; in-house training instructor, SAS Institute Inc.; teaching assistant, SCAD; software developer, SAS Institute Inc.