Nazareth College Art Department opens The Greater Good: Social Design Invitational on Friday, October 14

Published September 14, 2016

The Nazareth College Art Department is pleased to present The Greater Good: Social Design Invitational in the Arts Center Gallery Friday, October 14–Friday, November 18, 2016, with an Artist Reception on Friday, October 14, from 5–7 p.m. All events are free and open to the public.

Curated by Nazareth College Visual Communication Design faculty Sherri Baker Hamilton and Stephen Wehner—also practicing professionals—The Greater Good: Social Design Invitational celebrates outstanding graphic design work that had a positive social impact.

Organizations supported by these projects and their designers include:

  • Baltimore City Health Department: “Status Update: Have Balls, Get Tested” project, Ryan Clifford (lead), Aggie Toppins, Greg Gazdowicz, Nick Hum, Bryan Connor, Jason Matthews Gottlieb, Brian Pelsoh, Abe Garcia
  • Baltimore City Health Department: “Ball Magazine” project, Ryan Clifford (lead), Nick Fogarty, Amy Hushen, Olivia Johnson, Alexander Reynolds
  • Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester: Martino Flynn (agency)
  • Dress For Success Rochester: Andrew Soucier
  • Flower City Habitat For Humanity: Deanna Varble, Andrew Soucier, Rick Folger
  • Foodlink: Caroline Jette, Anna Burke
  • Hornell Area Humane Society: Judy Livingston (lead), Anna Burke, Courtney Ferrara, Rhianna Heinemann, Dylan Staniszewski, Colton Wilhelm, Leah Zimmerman
  • National MS Society: Partners + Napier (agency), Mike Baron, Jeff Hopper, Scott Hamilton
    Operation Lifesaver, Inc. (No designers named specifically)
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Mare Millow | Marketing & Publicity Manager | Nazareth College Arts Center | | 585-389-2093

Nazareth College’s academic strengths cross an unusually broad spectrum of 60 majors, including education, health and human services, management, the fine arts, music, theater, math and science, foreign languages, and the liberal arts. The coeducational, religiously independent, classic campus in a charming suburb of Rochester, N.Y., challenges and supports 2,200 undergrads and 700 graduate students. Nazareth is recognized nationally for its Fulbright global student scholars and commitment to civic engagement. Rigorous programs, an uncommon arts and sciences core, experiential learning, career skills, and a global focus prepare graduates for not just one job, but for their life’s work.