Design Studies Institute


Learn, connect, explore and be inspired by upcoming events at the Design Studies Institute.

Design Portfolio Review Session

Wednesday, June 28 · 6 - 6:45pm EDT

This Design Portfolio Review Session is a supportive and constructive environment for designers to showcase their portfolios, receive valuable feedback, and engage in insightful discussions about their work. Whether you are an aspiring designer, a student, or a seasoned professional, this event offers you an opportunity to present your work and receive feedback from those in attendance. You may be looking to refine your portfolio for job applications, seeking advice on specific design projects, or simply craving a fresh perspective on your work, the Design Portfolio Review Session is the ideal platform to enhance your design skills and expand your professional network.

Networking Strategies for Designers

Wednesday, July 26 · 6 - 6:45pm EDT

This Networking Strategies for Designers event will help you learn the art, science, and skill of networking in the design industry. You will learn techniques for identifying networking opportunities and learn how to leverage our own network to kick-start your networking journey. Plus, you'll get to connect with like-minded designers and expand your professional circle with those that attend this event.