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W Landmark at the University of Washington
An Unexpected ‘W’ at The University of Washington

How an unbuilt project, a chance conversation and a thumbnail sketch led to an iconic landmark and an unexpected social media flurry for Michael Courtney Design and the University of Washington.

Poulin + Morris Revitalize Cornell Communications
Poulin + Morris Revitalize Cornell Communications
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SEGD's Best Content of 2016

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When the Student is Ready, the Teacher Will Appear
When the Student is Ready, the Teacher Will Appear

By Nicole R. Roberts, Creative Lead at Kolar Design
This summer I returned back to my alma mater to team teach Design Systems, a junior-level experiential graphic design course. We guide students to research social issues within local communities to co-create wayfinding systems and strategic placemaking design.

Nurture your Soul
Nurturing Your Soul

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En-Gulf - Ecopoetics of the Gulf and Bay
En-Gulf—Ecopoetics of the Gulf and Bay
Branksome Hall Campus Wayfinding
Branksome Hall Campus Wayfinding
Broadway Housing Communities
Broadway Housing Communities
University of Canterbury Temporary Hoarding
University of Canterbury Temporary Hoarding

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Architectural Integration- Best Practices
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Bridging EGD: Introducing Communities to the Potentials of Environmental Graphic Design
The Sustainable Challenges and Opportunities in Environmental Graphic Design

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Surface Imaging M.S. Program Now at the New Jefferson
Surface Imaging M.S. Program Now at the New Jefferson

Philadelphia University and Thomas Jefferson University have combined as of July 1, 2017, to form the new Jefferson, a comprehensive national university focused on the professional education. The M.S. in Surface Imaging program remains as active and significant as before and now is a part of Thomas Jefferson University. 

Ohio State Interpretive Signage
Direct Embed Helps Rediscover History at the Ohio State University

If you have walked the Ohio State University campus it is most likely you have been standing on the site of the old Ohio Field torn down in 1922. University architect Bernie Costantino spearheaded the project designed by MKSK Studios in Cincinnati to commemorate the field and the legends who competed on it with signs and yard markers that were installed in spring 2017. All graphics on the markers were developed with the Direct Embed Coating System which perfectly wrapped the three dimension landmarks in historic pictures and interpretive text.