Students chosen for National Portfolio Review

Graduating seniors seniors Chris Galindez, Ron Gibbons, Larissa Stuts, Leo Valenchis, and Jason Zigrino have been chosen as the Sage’s most promising students to attend the prestigious National Student Portfolio Review held at the Art Directors Club in New York City.

This invitation-only annual event features the “top graduating students of the nation’s best visual communications schools.” Students studying design, advertising, and interactive media are selected each year to participate the ADC’S program and receive valuable professional critiques, as well as creative advice from some of the finest creative directors, designers, and recruiters including Anthropologie, BBDO, Condé Nast, Google Creative Labs, JWT, MTV, Pentagram, RGA, Saatchi & Saatchi, Studio Kudos, and SS+K.

“We’re very proud of our students and pleased our GMD program is being represented so well. Sage College of Albany has wonderfully creative individuals that work hard and deserve this recognition.” said Professor Sean Hovendick, Coordinator of Graphic + Media Design. He and two other professors from the GMD program accompany students every year to the event in midtown Manhattan.