Jul 17 2019

Design for Social Good Camp

Time: Jul 17 9:00 AM

Design for Social Good Camp

Event Details

Time: Jul 17, 2019 9:00 AM

Design for Social Good Camp

1030 Fine Arts Center

Presented by the Division of Graphic Design at BGSU, the Graphic Design for Social Good Camp invites ninth through eleventh graders to learn how the power of graphic design can be used for making a meaningful difference in everyday lives, communities, and the world.

Students will be exposed to a college design studio, the digital and physical tools designers use to make their work, while also learning necessary skills for working in today’s collaborative environment. This camp is great introduction to those who are interested and eager to learn more about design, design thinking and careers in visual expression.

Campers will: 

  • Be introduced to the field of Graphic Design and the Design Thinking process 
  • Be exposed to the digital and physical making tools of the industry 
  • Discover how design connects and informs our experiences and behaviors  
  • Tackle a real world problem through collaborative and individual outputs 
  • Apply art and design making skills to visually communicate ideas 
  • Develop skills in visual and verbal presentation

The BGSU Graphic Design for Social Good is for students who will be in ninth through eleventh grade in high school during the Fall of 2019. The registration fee includes all meals, lodging and transportation around camp as well as camp materials including take home camp creations and a water bottle.

The cost per youth is $325. This camp is a residential camp. Students are expected to stay on campus in an assigned room while participating in the camp.

There is an early arrival option. Accepted students may arrive between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. on July 16 at a cost of $415. 

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To our guests with disabilities, please indicate if you need special services, assistance or appropriate modifications to fully participate in this event by contacting Accessibility Services, access@bgsu.edu, 419-372-8495. Please notify us prior to the event.