Graphic Design Communication

Student Awards

2013


2013 Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Carolina Barbosa, Semifinalist, Print Communication category;  Corey Danks, Semifinalist, Print Communication category; J'Nay Penn, Semifinalist, Packaging category


Creative Quarterly 32

Emma Claffy, Runner-Up Award, Creative Quarterly 32


2013 Philadelphia Design Awards, AIGA Philadelphia

Chris Ell, Matthew Goebner, Madeline LeSage, Jessica Lutcza and Tracey McCaffrey, for the Truth About Gangs in the Garden State Publication and Website


GD USA Magazine American Web Design Awards Competition

PhilaU GDC Blog, Award, Annual GD USA Magazine American Web Design Awards Competition


How Magazine Interactive Design Awards Competition

PhilaU GDC Blog, Merit Award, Fourteenth Annual How Interactive Design Awards Competition


GD USA Magazine: Students to Watch

Annelise Babula and Jewell Richardson named “Students to Watch” and featured in Jan./Feb. 2013 issue of GD USA Magazine


2013 Excellence in Graphic Design (Top Senior) Award

Ali Doucette


2013 Maurice Kanbar Awards: Top 5 Senior Portfolios

1. Laura Hofmann Moyer; 2. Ali Doucette; 3. Christina Minopoli; 4. Jewell Richardson, Honorable Mention; 5. Jeffrey Stiefel, Honorable Mention; Employer Choice: Jeffrey Stiefel


2012


2012 Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Samantha Mola, Semifinalist, Print Communication category (2 projects)


2012 How Magazine Self-Promotion Design Competition

JoEllen Smith, Natalie Vespe, Merit Awards, Student Work (2 projects)


2012 University and College Designers Association

42nd Annual Design Competition

Chris Ell, Matthew Goebner, Madeline LeSage, Jessica Lutcza and Tracey McCaffrey, Awards of Excellence (2), for the Truth About Gangs in the Garden State Publication and Website


Computer Arts Magazine

Lauren Frankowski, Self-Promo published in November, 2012 issue


Above the Fold 2012 Student Web Design Competition

Web Site Design, Carly DiBona for her Capstone project “Passport to Indulgence”


Novum: World of Graphic Design

Focus Education: Graphic Design program featured in Feb. 2012 issue of Novum: World of Graphic Design, Munich, Germany


GD USA Magazine: Students to Watch

Christina Lanzisero and Natalie Vespe named “Students to Watch” and featured in Jan./Feb. 2012 issue of GD USA Magazine


Mastering Type: The Essential Guide to Typography for Print and Web Design

Experimental typeface, "Drone," designed by Christina Lanzisero featured in the book Mastering Type: The Essential Guide to Typography for Print and Web Design by Denise Bosler, published by HOW Books


2012 Excellence in Graphic Design (Top Senior) Award

JoEllen Smith


2012 Maurice Kanbar Awards: Top 5 Senior Portfolios

1. Natalie Vespe; 2. Toni Marie Antonucci; 3. Christina Lanzisero; 4. Samantha Mola, Honorable Mention; 5. Jonathan Avery, Honorable Mention; Employer Choice: Toni Marie Antonucci


2011


2011 Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Abby Peters, Semifinalist, Illustration category (2 projects); Vanessa Peterman, Semifinalist, Print Communication category


2011 How Magazine Self-Promotion Design Competition

Laura Farnen, Merit Award, Student Work


BYOB Nutrition Campaign: AIGA Philadelphia Student Design Competition

Christopher Bazata, Judge’s Choice and Honorable Mention; Jariam Imperial, Honorable Mention; Alyssa Liegel, Judge’s Choice and Honorable Mention; Philip MacKinney, Honorable Mention; Samantha Mola, Judge’s Choice and Honorable Mention; Jason Termini, Honorable Mention


2011 Excellence in Graphic Design (Top Senior) Award

Tracey McCaffrey


2011 Maurice Kanbar Awards: Top 5 Senior Portfolios

1. Tracey McCaffrey; 2. Nate Myers; 3. Sabrina Pfautz; 4. Laura Farnen, Honorable Mention; 5. Joe Giuffrida, Honorable Mention


2010


2010 Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Alexandra Bisono, Semifinalist, Illustration category; Stephen Rennekamp, Honorable Mention, Packaging category


2010 Graphis New Talent Design Annual

Kristin Bigness, Award; Meghan Gibson, Award


2010 Excellence in Graphic Design (Top Senior) Award

Stephen Rennekamp, Shannon Welsh, Emily Zuwiala


2010 Maurice Kanbar Awards: Top 5 Senior Portfolios

1. Emily Zuwiala; 2. John Pugh; 3. Stephen Rennekamp; 4. Brittany Kaplan; 5. Kathryn Chase-Levin. Design Merit Award for Know Your Rights Project: Brittany Bigley and Shannon Welsh; Design Merit Award for Systems Design: Alexandra Bisono; Design Merit Award for Publication: Michael DeRojas; Design Merit Award for Packaging: Andrew Moughalian


2010 School of Design and Media Writing Award

Brittany Bigley for Citizen, publication and website


2009


2009 How Magazine Self-Promotion Design Competition

Michael Norcross, Merit Award, Student Work


2009 Excellence in Graphic Design (Top Senior) Award

Bob Cassella

2009 Maurice Kanbar Awards: Top 5 Senior Portfolios

1. Bob Cassella; 2. P.J. Reilly; 3. Kristin Bigness; 4. Danielle Quigley; 5. Jonathan Weed. Design Merit Award for Typography: Nicholas Chicirda; Design Merit Award for Corporate Identity: Morgan Reynolds; Design Merit Award for Packaging: Meghan Gibson; Design Merit Award for Game: Amy Mellon; Design Merit Award for Know Your Rights Project: Marta Kosseva

2009 School of Design and Media Writing Award

Bob Cassella for graphic novel, Man in the Woods


2008


2008 Adobe Design Achievement Awards

Kristin Bigness, Semifinalist, Print Communication category; Kelly Harper, Semifinalist, Packaging category; Sarah Jensen (3 projects), Semifinalist, Illustration category, Packaging category, and Print Communication category; Barry Lane, Semifinalist, Print Communication category; Elizabeth Mock, Semifinalist, Print Communication category; Sujatha Moraes, Semifinalist, Print Communication category; Katherine Straquatanio (2 projects), Semifinalist, Illustration category, and Print Communication category


2008 One Show College Design Competition, The One Club, New York

Ayana Bibbs, Merit Award and Finalist; Alex Cohn, Merit Award and Finalist


2008 University and College Designers Association

38th Annual Design Competition

Kathryn Reimund and Megan Stanger, Award of Excellence, for Open, vol. 3


The Best of Business Card Design

Maria Ceara


2008 Maurice Kanbar Awards: Top 5 Senior Portfolios

1. Sarah R. Jensen; 2. Dan Gretta; 3. Kyle Deschene; 4. Kevin Furst; 5. Sandie Burke and Alex Cohn (tie). Design Merit Award for Best of Show: Barry Lane; Design Merit Award for Best Capstone: Kathryn Stracquatanio


2008 School of Design and Media Writing Award

Jennifer Whitelock


2007


2007 Graphis New Talent Design Annual

Alexa Couphos, Carly Franks, Meghan Lindaman, Jocelyn Park, Award; Ryan Hayes, Award; Charles Pflaumer, Award


Mapping Modernism: Collab Student Design Competition

Philadelphia Musuem of Art

Kristin Bigness, Honorable Mention


2007 Maurice Kanbar Awards: Top 5 Senior Portfolios

1. Alison Casey; 2. Alexa Couphos; 3. Lizania Cruz; 4. Ryan Hayes; 5. Kathryn Reimund


2007 School of Design and Media Writing Award

Ryan Hayes for The Trials and Tribulations of the Not-So-Serious Baseball Card Collector


2006


2006 Graphis New Talent Design Annual

Fatima Hameed, Award


2006 How Magazine Self-Promotion Design Competition

Suzanne Atchison, Merit Award, Student Work; Craig Bell, Merit Award, Student Work; Christian Belton, Merit Award, Student Work


Wear Your Voice: AIGA Philadelphia Student T-Shirt Design Competition

Robyn Halper, Second Place; Jeffrey Buckwalter, Honorable Mention; Kevin Furst, Honorable Mention; Teresa McCullough, Honorable Mention; Wesley Martin, People’s Choice Award


Step Inside Design Magazine

“White Space: Examining Racial Diversity in the Design Industry,” July/Aug. 2006, Lizania Cruz, Laia Garcia, Fatima Hameed, Nye Ung


Design Taxi Website of the Day

Andrew Hess and A.J. Kyle  for The Graphic Imperative Exhibition website


2005


2005 How Magazine Self-Promotion Design Competition

Erika Lubowicki, Merit Award, Student Work


2005 University and College Designers Association

35th Annual Design Competition

Ryan Becker and Tess Orgasan, Award of Excellence, for Open, vol. 2


2004


2004 University and College Designers Association

34th Annual Design Competition

Micah Kasman and Lisa Kershner, Award of Excellence, for Open, vol. 1

Maria Ceara and Lindsey Crissman, Award of Excellence for The Text


2003


2003 One Show College Design Competition, The One Club, New York

Barb Metzger, Merit Award and Finalist


Design for Communication: Conceptual Graphic Design Basics

Elizabeth Resnick, editor; John Wiley & Sons

Michael Anthony; Lindsey Crissman; Charles DeSantis; Stephen DeWitt; Christine Holub; Garrett Jones; David Reed Monroe; Heather Robertson; Colleen Tomlinson


2002


The Tolerance Project: AIGA Philadelphia Student Poster Design Competition

David Reed Monroe, Finalist; Colleen Tomlinson, Finalist; Charles DeSantis, Honorable Mention; Garrette Jones, Honorable Mention


2001


Student Typography Design Exhibition

“Student Solutions,” Willard Gallery, Kansas State University

Michael Anthony; Charles DeSantis; Christine Holub; David Reed Monroe


2000


2000 Graphis New Talent Design Annual

Amy Holt, Award; Jenny Profy, Award; Peter Schumann, Award


2000 Society of Publication Designers

35th Publication Design Annual, New York

Todd Duchynski, Honorable Mention; Stephen Penning, Honorable Mention


1999


1999 Society of Publication Designers

34th Publication Design Annual, New York

Ed Chen, Second Place Award; Dennis Beerley, Honorable Mention; Eiran Lowrey, Honorable Mention

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