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Design for Good is Good for Design: Projects on Social Impact and Sustainability

Exhibition: Design for Good

April 2-13, 2018
Sojourner Truth Library lobby

This exhibition highlights projects and work by students in a range of design courses that focus on social and environmental impact. 


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Coffee with Creatives

Organized by AIGA Upstate NY

Wednesday, April 4, 2018
Truth Cafe, Sojourner Truth Library

Whether you're a designer yourself, work with them, or just want to get to know a few, this is a great opportunity to connect with your community. Grab a cup of coffee and let's chat! This event is free, we just ask you register in advance so we can manage numbers. Register on Eventbrite.


Design Society Pop-up Sale

Design Society Pop-up Sale

Wednesday April 4
10a - 4pm
Sojourner Truth Library lobby

Design Society, the graphic design student club, will be selling stickers,  postcards, and other ephemera created by students at affordable prices!



Design Week Slide Slam with a speaker and audience in FAB Rotunda

Slide Slam

Friday, April 6, 2018
7 p.m.
Location: The Terrace, SUNY New Paltz (plenty of parking in nearby lots)

Faculty, students, alumni, and local designers will share their current work in a rapid presentation. 

Cash bar and light fare


Confirmed Speakers:

Milo Axelrod, freelance graphic designer, BFA '16

Mika Busante, graphic design student, BFA '18

Hilary Davis, Hilary Davis Design

Bridget DeLuca, graphic design student, BFA '18

Christiana Fortune-Reader, Assistant Professor of Music and Alex Peh, Assistant Professor of Music

Dan Friedman, Dean of the School of Engineering

Ben Kellogg, metal student, MFA '18

Gavin Potenza, Script & Seal

Dimitry Tetin, Assistant Professor of Graphic Design

MC: Aaron Nelson, Director of MakerBot┬« Innovation Center and Assistant Professor of Art


Check out the gallery from 2016's Slide Slam event!