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3 Reasons to Learn 3D Modeling

By Michelle Ecker on July 8 2020.

As an aspiring or professional interior designer, you should consider the value of adding design software skills to your resume.  More and more interactions we have…
Do You Need an Interior Design Internship?

By: Michelle Ecker on May 31 2020.

Many aspiring interior designers find themselves confused about what education is actually required in order to start working as a professional. Unlike becoming a teacher or a nurse,…
The Best Software for Interior Designers to Learn

By: Michelle Ecker on May 20 2020.

If you’re a professional interior designer looking to bolster your resume and do more with your career, it might be worth investing in your education to learn how…
What is Front-End Web Development?

By: Michelle Ecker on April 30 2020.

If you are interested in a technology-oriented creative career, you should consider looking into front-end web development roles.  Front-end web developers are the…

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…