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Graphic Design & Production name change reflects program outcomes

Dunwoody College’s two-year graphic design degree program has changed its name to Graphic Design & Production to better reflect the experience it provides to students. Adding the term “production” to the name reinforces that Dunwoody’s program graduates designers who have hands-on experience with producing their designs and are capable of designing across a spectrum of […]

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From concept to creation: Dunwoody students collaborate on State Fair display

For the second consecutive year, Dunwoody College of Technology students have collaborated with the Minnesota Department of Health to create a display educating fairgoers about water consumption. The project will be on display at this year’s Minnesota State Fair, Aug. 22-Sept. 2.  Throughout the summer, the sound of wood cut by Computer Numerical Control (CNC) […]

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Packaging new skills: graphic design students tackle client projects

Dunwoody’s Design & Graphics Technology department takes pride in graduating designers who have a holistic understanding of the design process — from working with and establishing rapport with clients through the final production. A key way design students learn this process is through the second-semester Packaging Design course, which takes students through the entire process […]

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Academic Excellence Award

Academic Excellence Award: Emily Hanson, Graphic Design

For Emily Hanson, Dunwoody was the second chance she needed to find the career she was meant for. And she found was she was looking for in the graphic design program. Hanson grew up in Shoreview and attended the University of Minnesota–Twin Cities after graduating from high school. She earned her bachelor of arts degree […]

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Academic Excellence Award

Academic Excellence Winner – Katie Holmquist, Graphic Design

When Katie Holmquist decided to change careers, she found a home within Dunwoody’s Graphic Design department. Growing up, Holmquist always had a creative side. While pursuing a degree in child psychology prior to attending Dunwoody, she ran an Etsy shop selling her artwork. “I used to do all the community art classes and would build […]

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Making awesome brands more awesome: Matthew Sullivan Alumni Spotlight

Graduating from Dunwoody in 2015 with an Associate of Applied Science in Graphic Design, alumni Matthew Sullivan has been driven to accomplish his goals in the field of graphic design. Recently, Sullivan accepted a full-time designer position at the nationally renowned firm Duffy Design. As a part of the Duffy family, Sullivan works hard at […]

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Graphic Design student designs store displays for local baby clothing brand

Student Ashley LeMay designed and produced 25 point-of-sale (POS) displays for Tumblewalla–a local baby clothing brand–that can be found in retailers around the Twin Cities. Ashley LeMay came to Dunwoody after working for 10 years as a teaching assistant for special education in the St. Paul Public School system when Dunwoody Pre-Media Principal Instructor Pete […]

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Multiple programs benefit from new fabrication lab

Students in Architecture, Interior Design, Construction Management and Graphic Design now have access to a new, state-of-the-art fabrication lab located in Red 67. The “fab lab”—also referred to as “digital fabrication lab” (dLab)—is a hands-on laboratory that provides students with the necessary resources for material testing, prototyping, product design and development, visualization, and digital fabrication […]