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Women Who Design: A Frank Discussion on Our Industry and Gender

International Women’s Day and Women’s History Month are a visible opportunity to celebrate the impact that women make in every discipline of design. It is also a time to acknowledge and challenge the disparity between the genders when it comes to wages, senior roles and representation. While MRU’s Information Design program graduates a predominantly-female workforce (as […]

2018 ID Portfolio Show

Each winter term, senior students in the Information Design program at Mount Royal University→ enroll in a course titled Portfolio. The primary goal of this capstone course is for student to showcase work in and outside of the program. This showcase features 36 students that are thoughtful, understanding and at times disruptive. They have the ability to help […]

IIID Awarded Submissions Show

Information design aims at transforming data into high-quality information. The idX project made us aware that high-quality information must serve a purpose. We condensed our insights to IIID‘s tag line: Data transformed into high-quality information empower people to attain goals. Thus IIID welcomes submissions ranging from visualizations that help people understand undisputed facts, situations and processes for whatever imaginable purposes to information and […]

Maker Night: fancy type with Ben!

Update: We had a great time with hand-crafted typography. Thanks, Ben! Come Play With Us! We will be exploring hand-drawn typography in this hands-on and collaborative workshop –> the 2nd in a series of winter workshops from ID’s Maker Collaborative. Save the date: February 28, 6 — 9 pm T126 Fireside Room All materials will […]

Maker Night: mono printing with Patrick!

Thank you to everyone for coming out to this sold-out event! Thank you to Patrick for such an accessible and enjoyable learning experience, and thank you to ID for providing us with the supplies. It truly was a blast. Event description Come Play With Us! We will be exploring mono-printing in this messy, hands-on, and […]