I’m excited to announce our schedule of events for October!
[UX 101]: Buzzwords and Beyond
Tuesday, Oct 1st, 5pm @ POPSHOP
Don’t know the difference between interaction design and visual design, or wireframes and visual comps? This is an event for you. Come learn about the basics of UX.
[Tech Talk]: The Design Process Behind MatterIO
Thursday, Oct 3rd, 5PM @ POPSHOP
Come hear co-founder of MatterIO, Dylan Reid, talk about the design process behind MatterIO, a platform aimed at making 3D printing more accessible. (Check out the product at www.matter.io)
[Tech Talk] Industry Experience in UxD
Wednesday, Oct 9th, 5PM @ POPSHOP
Come learn about what it’s like to design professionally. Professor Yoon and Professor Lee will be discussing their experiences in the UxD industry.
Digital Design Studio Series
Attending all of the below tutorials and studios is not mandatory but is recommended, as all of the events will tie into each other. The computers in the 30B computer lab have Photoshop and Illustrator installed, so even if you don’t own the software you can still participate!
Introduction to Illustrator and Wire-framing
Tuesday, October 8th, 5PM @ Mann Library 30B
Come learn about the basics of Illustrator and how you can use this tool to create effective wire-frames.
Illustrator and Wire-Framing Studio
Thursday, October 17th, 5:30PM @ Mann Library 30B
Get a taste of what it’s like to work as an interaction designer for a startup and apply what you learned in the previous week’s tutorial to actual startup design problems.
Introduction to Photoshop and Visual Design
Tuesday, October 22nd, 5PM @Mann Library 30B
Come learn about the basics of Photoshop, and how you can use this tool to create beautiful visual designs.
Photoshop and Visual Design Studio
Tuesday, October 29th, 5PM @Mann Library 30B
Get a taste of what it’s like to work as a visual designer for a startup and apply what you learned in the previous week’s tutorial to actual startup design problems.