This video, #WhatIsGC, won The Godfrey's Award for Fall 2015. Video was made from conception through post-production by Alyssa Collado, Emily Amey, Alaina Baker, and Neale Madden students in GC3400. See more student videos on our YouTube Channel.
To develop dedicated, practical problem solving people for the printing, publishing, imaging, packaging and allied industries.
The numerous graphic communications industries encompass areas such as graphic design, distribution, technology, printing, packaging, marketing and web design/development. Think of each of the products you use every day, each of which were designed, marketed, printed, packaged, sold and delivered.
The Department of Graphic Communications’ philosophy centers on a unique concept of hands-on learning. Students experience the equipment, theories, and necessary problem solving found throughout the diverse industries.
Our graduates are very successful in a variety of professions within the realm of graphic communications. This is due to the department's outstanding faculty, curriculum, and the methods employed in our facilities. Each student is required to work two internships offering a wide range of experiences and the opportunity to build industry contacts for future employment.
As a student in Graphic Communications you will develop both technical and creative abilities through a comprehensive and dynamic curriculum to become a successful professional in a technology driven and dynamic multi-billion-dollar industry.
Every year, industry partners, faculty, and students pack their bags and venture from all over the United States to the annual expo held by the Specialty Graphics Imaging Association, better known as SGIA. The 2015 SGIA Expo was held in Atlanta, Georgia, just a little over two hours from Tigertown.
This year, Dr. Weiss, Dr. Weisenmiller, one graduate student, and seven undergraduate students attended the expo on behalf of Clemson University’s Graphic Communications program. For the first time in the history of SGIA, post-secondary member schools were featured on Educator Row...
Homecoming is a time for former students and families to come back to Clemson, to enjoy the beauty of Clemson’s campus and the Homecoming floats, and attend the alumni tailgate hosted by their former department. With this thought in mind, a team of faculty and students from the Graphic Communications department began to plan for the 2015 Homecoming, Tigerama 101: A Lesson on Legacy.
Graphic Communications faculty, staff, and students are able to call Godfrey Hall home, one of the most historic and prominently placed buildings on Clemson’s campus...