VPA Spotlights

VPA Fall Convocation

2017
VPA presented its first-ever fall convocation for students, faculty, and staff featuring a keynote address by Cassils, a visual artist who engages with the body as a form of social sculpture.

Emily Hoeke ’15 | UX Designer

2017
As a user experience (UX) designer at Amazon, School of Design graduate Hoeke is able to combine two of her passions: problem-solving with design and shopping.

2017 VPA Convocation

2017
The college’s convocation ceremony on Saturday, May 13, honored a total of 575 bachelor’s and master’s degree candidates.

Zeke Leonard | Sustainable Designer

2016
Creating learning opportunities and connections among people by teaching them how to make things is more than a profession for the School of Design's Leonard—it’s a way of life.

How Sunglasses Became Cool for the Summer

2016
School of Design faculty members Jeffrey Mayer and Emily Stokes-Rees discuss how all it took was Henry Ford and women joining in outdoor sports to revolutionize coolness.

Top Senior Fashion Collections | 2016

2016
The School of Design's fashion design program held its senior collection fashion show and selected the top collections to be shown in New York City.

Joy Cho ’01 | Powered by Joy

2016
Cho, a graduate of the School of Design's communications design program, founded Oh Joy!, a multifaceted company that creates how-to lifestyle videos, books, and a daily blog, all with a cheerful focus on food, fashion, home decor, and more.