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Loyalist College Presents “Design Candy,” An Exhibition Of Second-Year Graphic Design Students’ Work, April 15–17 and 21-26

April 15, 2014

Second-year students from the Graphic Design program at Loyalist College invite the public to attend Design Candy, an exhibition of their creative work from April 15th to 17th and 21st to 26th. The exhibit includes editorial, branding, packaging and interactive and web designs that reflect the program’s exploration of conceptualization, design theory and practical applications across a wide scope of media.

“Our Graphic Design students develop strong skills in conceptualizing, applying design theory, and utilizing project management and interpersonal skills,” said Loyalist President Maureen Piercy. “The professors are highly skilled in their areas of expertise and bring solid industry experience to the program. This enables students to develop skill sets that are relevant and current, and to graduate as job-ready graphic design professionals.”

What: Design Candy – A Creative Exhibit by Second-year Graphic Design Students
Opening:  Tuesday, April 15th
12 p.m.
Link Lounge Gallery (2L50)
Additional Details: Exhibit will be featured from April 15th – 17th and 21st – 26th
Monday – Thursday: 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sunday: 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
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Learning at Loyalist goes beyond the classroom. Graphic Design students gain new perspectives and meet with accomplished designers and creative directors from around the world at the annual Design Thinkers Conference. Graduates are prepared for exciting and varied careers in graphic design in the fields of branding, editorial, advertising, motion graphics, website and interactive media design, as well as packaging and wayfinding design.

Loyalist College prepares students for a rewarding career by combining rigorous academic standards with hands-on training from industry experts. Programs range from apprenticeships and certificates to diplomas and post-graduate studies. Loyalist offers 65 full-time programs and 77 university transfer agreements around the world. Loyalist is committed to helping students find great jobs, as well as supporting and enhancing the economic and social development of all individuals in its communities.

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To schedule an interview or confirm media attendance at the event, please contact:
Kerry Lorimer, Director, Marketing and Communications, Loyalist College,, (613) 969-1913, ext. 2536