Paula Choin

SESSIONS COLLEGE As I work predominantly in illustration, I had been eager to branch out into graphic design for a while. During the past few years digital illustration and visual communication have grown enormously, so I really wanted to get ahead and become a stronger designer. Having previously studied Illustration with Animation at the University […]


Emma Comtois

SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY Emma is a junior studying graphic design and finance. Her design experience started at The Daily Orange, the independent student newspaper. She worked as a print designer for three semesters before moving to digital design projects. Now, she is digital editor managing the strategy of all The D.O.’s digital products including website, social […]


Talia Cotton

THE NEW SCHOOL’S PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN Talia is pursuing her BFA in Communication Design. At Parsons, she works as Design Assistant to AIGA Medalist Lucille Tenazas, and has been a Research Assistant to MPS Director Brendan Griffiths. While an undergraduate, she served as TA in graduate-level classes for design and coding, and guest-instructed undergraduate […]


Mariah Deck

UNIVERSITY OF THE ARTS Never short of an opinion, Mariah has always been a very vocal, outgoing personality. The competitive, determined designer is often seduced by a challenge; never subscribing to the easy or more convenient path. She is driven by her passion and desire to make revolutionary change, finding unique solutions to conceptually complex […]


Will Givens

AUBURN UNIVERSITY Will Givens is a senior at Auburn University, graduating in December of 2018 with a BFA in Graphic Design. Will is a perpetual learner and recovering perfectionist. Despite brief stints as an amateur cowboy and kitchen manager, he can most often be found reading, researching, or monopolizing professors’ office hours. The function of […]