Alumni Design Conference


Location: 226-228 West Lake Hall (View on map )

2019 Alumni Design Conference

The design class of 2009 alumni return to Notre Dame to share industry wisdom with current design students. Alumni give career lectures throughout the morning, critique portfolios in the afternoon, and hang out at Saturday's Crawfish Boil. Students wishing to participate in the portfolio reviews and career advice can sign up throughout the morning session.

The conference kicks off with Mary Kate Fahrenbach Venturini and concludes with a keynote lecture by Eric Kreidler. Students are encouraged to stay for all the talks, but are welcome to pop in and out as their class schedules allow. Refreshments provided by The Career Center. 

9 am - 12:30 pm

2009 Alumni

9:00am–9:10am Introductions and Welcome

9:10am–9:30am Chris Wilkinson VCD/ID

9:30am–9:50am Leslie Hung ID 

9:50am–10:10am Laura Zuzolo Carley VCD

10:10am–10:30am Hugh Monahan ID

10:30am–10:50am Networking Break 

10:50am–11:10am Mary Kate Fahrenbach Venturini VCD

11:10am–11:30am Kristina Sinutko VCD

11:30am–11:50am Will McLeod ID

11:50am–12:30pm Keynote by Eric Kreidler - VCD 1993

Portfolio reviews and career advice with alumni (open to all students)

BFA and BA Honors Thesis Exhibition opening - AAHD Gallery

MFA Thesis Exhibition opening - Snite Museum

Awards Ceremony - Annenberg Auditorium(Snite Museum)

Hosted by the Design program at Notre Dame; brought to you by the Alumni Design Fund and the Career Center.