Graphic Design students recognized as GDUSA Students to Watch

Headshots of two female college students who were recognized by GDUSA’s feature Students to Watch.

Two students at Ringling College of Art and Design have been selected as 2023 Students to Watch by GDUSA. Samm Grimm and Nickela Winfield, both seniors in the Graphic Design program, are being recognized by the well-known industry publication.  The “Students to Watch” feature is widely recognized within the design industry and allows for well-deserved […]

Welcome back Art Walk full of humorous and artful highlights

Ringling College’s Galleries and Exhibitions held its first Art Walk of the new year on Friday, Jan. 20. Over 950 visitors crowded into galleries across the campus, enjoyed dinner on the lawn with a meal from the food trucks, participated in an interactive art performance, and watched a live band.  Lost Summer, an exhibition of […]

15 seniors awarded College’s highest honor for talent, contributions, and leadership


Fifteen of Ringling College’s most outstanding students are being recognized this week for their exceptional creative talent, community involvement, and leadership. This year’s winners will be recognized on Nov. 4 during the College’s annual Trustee Scholar Awards celebration. The event will begin with a reception, followed by a formal ceremony during which each Scholar will […]

GDUSA Announces 2022 Students to Watch 

Ringling College Graphic Design students, once again, are recognized as the Students to Watch by GDUSA.  This year, GDUSA selected Adam Myerscough and Madeline McElwee, both seniors in the Graphic Design program. The selected Students To Watch come from both graduate and undergraduate programs and attend MICA, RISD, CCA, SVA, Carnegie Mellon, SCAD, Ringling College […]

Graphic Design Students Named Students To Watch by Graphic Design USA

For the past few years, Graphic Design USA (GDUSA) has identified and recognized budding, skilled designers who are ready to burst onto the creative scene. This year, three of the 83 students chosen from art and design schools across the country hail from Ringling College of Art and Design: Douglas Alberts (Motion Design), Aiham Karahawa […]

Ringling Pays Tribute to Accomplished Alumni

Showcasing what can happen when creative potential leads to professional accomplishments, Ringling College of Art and Design’s Alumni Honor Wall gives guests to the campus an inspiring look at what Ringling alumni have accomplished in their professional careers. It also encourages current students to envision where their own careers might lead. For three years, this […]

Aaron Draplin + Mama’s Sauce Comes to Campus

Aaron Draplin, the incomparable graphic design powerhouse and raconteur of Draplin Design Co. returns to Ringling and he’s bringing friends!  When: Wednesday Jan 29, 7:00 PM Where: Larry R. Thompson Academic Center, Morganroth Auditorium (Ringling College of Design) Who: Open to all, but only 215 seats so get there early! Draplin will present his charismatic […]

Annual Best of Ringling Exhibitions 2018

2018 Best of Ringling Exhibitions | April 7 – 21, 2018 Opening Receptions: Friday, April 6 The annual Best of Ringling Juried Exhibitions showcase the top art and design projects created by Ringling College students in every major. Exhibition openings will take place from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Campus Galleries (see map below). Refreshments will […]

2018 ADDY Award Winners!

UPDATED for Round Three of the 2018 ADDY Awards! Last Friday, the final winners were announced for the 4th District American Advertising Awards in Chicago. Ringling took two golds and two silvers in the student categories. Congratulations for beating the final round! Keep soaring to greater heights! STUDENT AWARDS GOLD Leslie Adelaide (Graphic Design, ’19) – […]