Tag Archives: Graphic Design

Champlain Hosts Annual CCM Honors Night

In a celestial-themed tribute, the Division of Communication and Creative Media livestreamed its 2020 Honors Night on April 16.
This was the first time the ceremony was produced for a virtual presentation because of the COVID-19 pandemic that mandated the departure of students from campus. Fifty students, recognized as Shining Stars in the CCM division, were honored as recipients of the Dean’s scholarships for returning students, the Excel Award for outstanding seniors, and other academic honors for the Fall 2019 and Spring 2020 semesters.

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AUT Students Design Billboards to Thank Essential Workers

Lyn Smith, a Junior Visual Communications major, is studying abroad at Auckland University of Technology this semester. Smith and nine other students from her class designed billboards in collaboration with LUMO, a New Zealand digital billboard company.

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AIGA VT Chapter Begins Graphic Design Mentorship Program

For the first time, eight senior graphic design students will be paired with eight local mentors in a mentoring program run by AIGA Vermont. Jonathan Mikulak, who is the AIGA Vermont Education Director, is piloting the program. Mikulak is a graphic design adjunct professor in the Division of Communication and Creative Media and is the […]

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Graphic Design and Digital Media Capstone Video

Graphic Design and Digital Media Seniors showcase their Capstone projects in the CCM Art Gallery, and discuss the impact of a Champlain education on their career preparation. Watch the Capstone Video “My Capstone project helps people who are struggling with their own happiness redefine happiness in a more individual way,” says MacKenzie Pitcher. “I think the most important lesson I […]

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Seven Days Hires CCM Graduate

Graphic Design and Digital Media 2014 Alumna, Charlotte Scott, joins Burlington-based newspaper Seven Days. As a newly hired graphic designer for Seven Days, Scott helps design the company’s five print publications and works with the sales department on digital and print campaigns for clients. She has previously created and vectorized designs to make screen-printed garments for East Coast Printers. As […]

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CCM Student Design Chosen for Snapchat Geofilter

Written by Shannon Turgeon ’17 Most students in the area who use the popular picture messaging app Snapchat have probably seen the new geofilter design that was created specifically for Burlington, Vt. The filter, which can be accessed by swiping right after taking a picture, features green and white mountains in the left hand corner […]

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Founder of Stoltze Design to Speak at Champlain

Clift Stoltze, Founder of Stoltze Design will speak on Thursday, October 1 at 4:00 pm in the Alumni Auditorium at Champlain College.   Following his talk, Stoltze will present an exhibition, POSTGIG at the Art Gallery of the Center for Communication and Creative Media. The exhibition will be on display October 1-25. POSTGIG is an exhibition of mesmerizing original music posters […]

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Pre-College Portfolio-Building Summer Program

Pre-College Art & Design Portfolio-Building Summer Program July 9 – 24, 2016 The Pre-College Art & Design Summer Program is a 16-day intensive summer learning program that provides current high school students with an opportunity to create new works or refine their personal portfolios, get a taste of college life and earn three transferable college […]

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Summer 2015 Art & Design Portfolio Academy Underway

High school students in the Art & Design Portfolio Academy working on designing Burton snowboards with Graphic Design Program Director, Suzanne Glover,  at the Metz Studio Barn. Those attending earn  three college credits for their work building a portfolio. Learn more about the Art & Design Portfolio-Building Course   Students presented their final projects on […]

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