User Experience

Portshowlio 2017 Announcement

The second year students have been hard at work putting together Portshowlio 2017. The event is scheduled for June 14th (Professional Night) and June 15th (Friends & Family Night). The web team also recently launched the 2017 Portshowlio splash page. In … Continue reading

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Seattle VR Hackathon 2017

  Stephanie Hawn is a 2014 SCCA Design graduate. She currently works as a VR interaction designer at HBO. Stephanie and her team of 6 recently won the Microsoft/Boeing Passenger experience challenge at the Seattle VR Hackathon. Her team was … Continue reading

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2016 Portshowlio: CSS Design Awards

The 2016 Portshowlio website was nominated for a web design honor by CSS Design Awards (CSSDA). The website, designed and developed entirely by second year students has received over 20K views on the CSSDA website and was given an award by the website. Check out … Continue reading

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Jonny Mack – Designer at Google

Jonny Mack is a designer at Google. Jonny shared his articulate thoughts on the role design plays in shaping what is possible. Speaking to SCCA earlier this year, he encouraged students to keep honing skills of critical thinking, collaboration, and to … Continue reading

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WINTR – Featured Creative Agency

WINTR is a design and technology company that embraces the interrelationship between strategy, design, and technology. As guest speakers they shared their unique approach and their collaborative, empathetic, and thoughtful generation and iteration that has made them a key player … Continue reading

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Featured Designers: Salthouse Studio

Holly Robins and Holly Torneby are a design duo that met during their time at Seattle Central Creative Academy. Their newly created Salthouse Studios offers a nimble and experienced approach to creating for clients anything from identity to web development. Graduating … Continue reading

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Rational Interaction Tops Growth with Grad Claire Evans

Seattle Central design graduate Claire Evans has been working at Rational Interaction since graduating from the program in 2012. With Evans working as Creative Director, Rational is now seeing chart-topping growth in the company. Recent news puts them at #1 for Seattle, woman-led … Continue reading

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Nathan Lincoln: Featured Design Graduate

A visual designer at Hewlett-Packard, Nathan Lincoln has been doing design work in Seattle since graduating from SCCA in 2013. A visual designer with in the User Experience department, we chatted with him about his life as a designer. How … Continue reading

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Margaret Darcher: Featured Design Graduate

  Graduating from the design program in 2014, Margaret Darcher has already had her hands on a number of large projects through her work at Amazon. Her work within the Kindle marketing department and most recently a project about the … Continue reading

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Galyn Bunnell: Featured Alumni

Galyn Bunnell is a recent graduate of SCCA’s design program. Seattle is seeing significant growth in the User Experience Design job market. Here at SCCA, we are in an ever-evolving process of making coursework relevant to the demands of the changing design … Continue reading

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