Career Launch Week | How to Build a Design Portfolio

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Grad Show Workshops CWIL
Open to: Student

Join Career Development and Work Integrated Learning Office and find out how to create and tailor your professional portfolio. This event is open to students in Design.


Apr 19, 2023 12:00pm – 7:30pm

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On Campus

Boardroom (D2315)

520 E 1st Ave, Vancouver, BC, V5T 0H2 See on Map

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Career Development + WIL |

Find out how to create and tailor your professional portfolio. No matter what your career goals are, creating an engaging portfolio to show prospective employers increases your chances of landing your next job. Learn how to make a professional digital portfolio to showcases your best work. It’s important that your portfolio tells a compelling story about you. It’s what employers, granting agencies, or educators look at to understand your skills, strengths, and passions.

  • 1:00 - 2:30 PM: Fashion and Graphic Design (COMD + INDD)
    with lululemon’s Jeny Vieth, Apparel and Alexa Engh, Graphic Design
  • 3:30 - 5:00 PM: Interaction Design (INTD)
    ith TELUS Digital's Adam Finley, Visual Design Lead
  • 6:00 - 7:30 PM: Industrial Design (INDD)
    with Arc’teryx’s Bill Watt, Senior Recruiter, Design + Development

Brought to you by Career Development + WIL Office.

Developed in collaboration with the Writing Centre, Libby Leshgold Gallery, Career Development and Work Integrated Learning Office, these workshops and panels offer you the best practices, methods and tools as you prepare for The Show and beyond.