Sunday, September 13, 2009

A New Future Vision for the Master Plan of the Second Century

Rice University announced a new "master plan" for the second century which included potential building plans for more residential colleges and academic buildings. We poke fun at their extremely ambitious goals by creating more-- such as a golden statue of the University President and an enormous, looming main entrance.

Tools: Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign

Friday, September 11, 2009

the Backpage Poster Sale: Images





In this issue, we mimicked cliche college-student posters by replacing iconic figures with well-known professors. We posted .pdfs of the posters online via Twitter so that students (and professors) could download their favorites. Link to original article.

  • Dr. William Parsons, professor of Religious Studies and Mysticism is Jimi Hendrix.
  • Dr. John Hutchinson (Chemistry), Dr. Zhiyong Gao (Differential Equations), and Dr. Mike Gustin (Biology) as The Beatles (with Ringo)
  • Dr. Carlos Jimenez and Dr. Larry Rachleff in Fight Club
  • Dr. Douglas Brinkely, History professor and Baker Institute of Public Policy Fellow is Obama Hope.
Tools: Illustrator, Photoshop,

the Backpage Poster Sale


In this issue, we mimicked cliche college-student posters by replacing iconic figures with well-known professors. We posted .pdfs of the posters online via Twitter so that students (and professors) could download their favorites.

Tools: Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign

Friday, September 4, 2009

Swine Flu Kills Thousands


Breaking the news of Swine Flu at Rice, the Backpage discusses how Rice has
“sold-out” to subsidize the H1N1 vaccine by allowing clubs and organizations to
contribute. I created an infographic to demonstrate the different ingredients of the swine flu vaccine.

Tools: Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign