Monthly Archives: June 2013

Alum Premiers New Line at Cranbrook

PhilaU ID Alum Vladimir Anokhin (BsID ‘11) has premiered a new line of objects in his master’s degree show at Cranbrook Academy of Art. The project, entitled Turbulence, includes stools created using a centrifuge and lampshades made with a soft molding … Continue reading

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Class of 2012 Achieves Highest Job Placement/Graduate School Rate

A record 96 percent of Philadelphia University’s 2012 graduates are working in their disciplines or have been accepted to the graduate school of their choice, according to the latest survey of graduates by the University’s Career Services Center. The percentage … Continue reading

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Design for Growth

The innovative construction technique used in the Senior Capstone project of Brian McClellan and Merjan Sisman (both BsID ‘13) is gaining widespread attention. Click here to find out how the pair used mushroom roots to “grow” furniture and lighting.  

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Alum Wins Core77 Award

Core77, which recently recognized the Philadelphia University DEC curriculum,  has honored ID alum Timothy Wikander (BsID ‘11) with a Notables Award for the design of his Amplifier Dock. You can check out Tim’s design process for the project here and … Continue reading

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Undergrads Win IDSA Award

PhilaU ID students are winning in their extracurricular initiatives as well. Their joint entry for the IDSA K-12 Design Learning Challenge (in collaboration students and teachers from the Perkiomen Valley Middle School) took first place in this nationwide competition. The … Continue reading

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