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March 27, 2015
Says students are good critical thinkers, new campus embodies creative spirit
Scott Stropkay, a 1985 CIA graduate, is the co-founder of Boston-based Essential Design, a team of consulting researchers, designers, and engineers creating breakthrough physical products, digital products, and service experiences for users and businesses. He visited his alma mater in March to speak with students, critique their work, and soak up CIA’s new campus atmosphere.
What did you think of the student work you saw, and the student presentations you heard, on your recent visit to CIA?
I was impressed by the quality of the thinking especially given the complexity of the design challenge given. The students had to research the...continue reading
June 18, 2014
CIA names internationally acclaimed designer to faculty
Award-winning designer Deng brings international contacts more
June 04, 2014
A typical student design experience? Not even close!
Design Center course connects CIA students to real companies with real design problems to solve more
May 30, 2014
CIA president calls for cultural policy in Cleveland
Raids on two recent gallery openings point to a need for coordinated effort to promote... more
May 30, 2014
Transformed: reflections on CIA's 2014 Commencement
Painting professor reflects on art, teaching, and 'lives changed forever' more
May 22, 2014
CIA in NYC
Annual pilgrimage immerses students in the New York City art world more
May 16, 2014
Money for the road: CIA grads receive travel scholarships
Six winners really going places with thanks to endowed awards more