Recent Design Articles

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How To Save With NYIAD Student Discounts

By Michelle Ecker on October 4 2019.

Did you know that if you’re enrolled in an online course at the New York Institute of Art and Design, you gain special access to student discounts offered…
How to Update Your Home for Fall

By: Michelle Ecker on September 30 2019.

If you’re a student in NYIAD’s interior design or home staging course, styling and decorating your own home is a great way to…
Your School Supply Checklist for NYIAD

By: Michelle Ecker on September 24 2019.

So you’ve decided to make a leap in your professional life and pursue the creative career you’ve always dreamed of. Congratulations on taking the next step! You like…
A Full-Time Parent’s Guide to Going Back to School

By: Michelle Ecker on September 24 2019.

If you’re a full-time parent, it can be hard to imagine how you could make time to pursue your dream career while trying to manage a family. 

Student Success Stories

Student Success: Megan Davis

Student Success: Megan Davis

By Michelle Ecker on January 14 2019.

When she was younger, Megan Davis sketched fashion designs and wedding dress concepts in her spare time. Always passionate about the creative arts, she knew from a young…
Student Success - Lauren Liess

Student Success - Lauren Liess

By NYIAD Mentor on October 5 2018.

Sometimes it takes a while before you realize that the things you love to do most are the same ones that can…
Student Success: Sandra Mijan

Student Success: Sandra Mijan

By Michelle Ecker on March 22 2018.

Ever since she was young, Sandra Mijan has been drawn to interior design. She has memories of being…