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Starting at 1PM Sunday, April 27, and finishing up at 1PM Monday, April 28, ID students sketched on a large roll of paper to raise money for local charities. The final "page" was 4' tall by about 20' long.
"Sketch24" Raises Money for Charity
McManus | Kiva Talk
Mickey McManus, Chairman & Principal at MAYA Design in Pittsburgh, was at Virginia Tech to present the ArtsFusion lecture at Institute for Creativity Arts and Technology. He met with ID students during two separate sessions that day: one to discuss the ways and whys of the Kiva, and the other to talk about MAYA's recent event at
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VTID ranked #3 Nationally
For 2013, the Virginia Tech undergraduate Industrial Design Program has been ranked #3 nationally in the annual survey of design education in the United States published by DesignIntelligence, which assesses the best schools for preparing students for success in the profession.
VTID Students Win Big
Sophomore Team takes Silver Prize for the Best Accessibility Innovation in the 2013 UX Awards, for their project, Activ. In 2012 and 2013, a senior from VTID has won the IDSA Southern District Conference Merit Award. Field Craddock won this year at the Raleigh venue, and Reid Schlegel won in 2012 in Atlanta. Out of 30 teams from around the world, Team Eon was selected as one of the top 6 finalists in the Global Student Challenge competition, as of June 24, 2013. See team blog.