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Noor Gettan is a graphic designer and a creative based in Des Moines, Iowa. Noor completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Design from the College of Design at Iowa State University in 2020. As a student, Noor enjoyed studying abroad experiences in Rome, Berlin, Amsterdam, and Prague. Noor specializes in a range of graphic design areas such as branding, motion graphics, illustration, user interface and experience, and publishing design. Noor's diverse cultural background and experiences have greatly inspired her passion for design and its potential to influence positive change.
Paige Rule is a Graphic Designer, Photographer, and Illustrator based in West Des Moines, Iowa. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Design from Iowa State University in 2020. Since graduating, she has started her own business where she has collaborated with companies such as Orange Hat Publishing, Ten16 Press, ThinkWhale LLC, and many others. While working on Napoleon the Empire, she was charged with creating way-finding systems, mock-ups, supplemental graphics, and overall graphics project oversight.
Nicole Ruzbasan graduated from Iowa State University in 2020 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design. She is currently an Interior Designer with boutique Interiors firm SKIN LLC, based in Chicago, Illinois. While a student, Nicole spent a semester abroad in Rome, Italy and developed a love for the European style. Using her knowledge of art and culture obtained throughout her years of study, she now strives to mix old world beauty with the modernized design we see today.
Samantha Burris graduated from Iowa State University in 2020 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design. Currently, Samantha has taken a job as a Business Development Manager to learn the business side as well as managing a freelance interior project. While at Iowa State, Samantha was able to travel abroad to Rome which has made her push the boundaries on her designs.
Read more in the 2021 SEGD Communication + Place journal and other papers at https://segd.org/academic-design-research.
Communication + Place is the official research journal of the Experiential Graphic Design community. Published online, the journal features articles from both academics and professionals advancing the XGD profession through creative research, curriculum development, project reviews, and user-centric testing.