AIGA Business of Design: Part II

Join the ACC / AIGA student group as they present part two of their Business of Design series centered on building a portfolio. Visual Communication professors, Joseph Bullard and Russell Toynes, will be demystifying design portfolios and sharing their best practices for making a good first impression to employers. Come learn, network, and ask all […]

Austin Design Week Events at ACC

The Visual Communication department is excited to announce that Molly McClurg, UX Design professor, will be producing two workshops for Austin Design Week! Thursday, November 8th – Designing an Experiment: What Can Designers Learn from a Scientist? 8:30AM – 10AM ACC Northridge Building 4000 Room 4136 Friday, November 9th – Transitioning to UX: Opening Doors to Your Design Career 8:30AM […]

AIGA/ACC Spring 2018 Recap

Spring 2018 was yet another activity-filled semester for AIGA/ACC. In case you missed it, here is a quick recap of our events.   We kicked off the semester in February with a presentation from Anthony & Natalie Armendariz, founders of local design agency Funsize. Anthony & Natalie shared their story in how they came to found […]

Spring 2018 Portfolio Show

The Visual Communication Department held a showcase for our graduating students at ACC’s Highland Campus on May 11th. The evening was well attended by guests from the professional design community as well as family, friends, faculty, and fellow students. “It’s shocking how much the students manage to accomplish is such a short amount of time. […]

AIGA/ACC Fall 2017 Recap

Last semester was a busy one for AIGA/ACC. In case you missed it, here is a quick recap of some of the highlights.   We started off the semester in September with a pair of terrific presentations from Judy Shultz of OK Paper & Theresa Campbell of PIA MidAmerica. Judy discussed the importance of being confident in your work […]

Fall 2017 Portfolio Show

On December 15th, the Visual Communication Department held a showcase for our graduating students in the newly opened Building 4000 at ACC’s Highland Campus. Industry professionals, fellow students, faculty, family and friends attended the event to celebrate the accomplishments of these students. For the graduates, the show wasn’t just the cap to a very intensive semester, but to […]

Spring Enrollment is Here!

Spring semester begins January 16, and open registration is underway! Look over the spring course calendar and plan your upcoming schedule. Remember, registering early gives you the most class options, keeps you off the waitlist, and helps prevent courses from being cancelled due to low enrollment. Don’t wait until the last minute! After you’ve registered, be […]