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Faculty of Design

Advertising

In Canada's top advertising program, students take a combo of classes including graphic design, branding, strategy, art direction and creative copywriting. More than half of students get offered jobs before they even graduate at Canada’s only four-year university advertising program. Students learn storytelling from many different points of views and are encouraged to challenge tradition and consider different viewpoints and values.
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Tai Nguyen
Tai Nguyen

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Tai Nguyen

“As an advertising student, I often think about my prospective role in the advertising industry. Advertising's power to influence has the opportunity to enable meaningful change and has been the focus of my work during my studies. In my projects, I... More

Kelly Lee
Kelly Lee

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Kelly Lee

“Hi there! I am an art director, designer, team player, talkative introvert, part-time photographer, doodler, second-gen kid, arts and crafts enthusiast, gift-giver, and forever student. Let's be friends! ”

Carmen Chimiski
Carmen Chimiski

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Carmen Chimiski

“Design is like poetry; it showcases expressions, creativity, uniqueness and emotions. It holds great power for those who can explore the world of the creative minds. ”

Pegy Korat
Pegy Korat

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Pegy Korat

“an unpredictable storyteller is an interesting storyteller ”

joyce cheung
joyce cheung

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joyce cheung

“Nice to meet you! :) ”

Julien Cristante
Julien Cristante

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Julien Cristante

“Strategy, human centred processes & design. More

Qiting Liu
Qiting Liu

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Qiting Liu

“Deadline-driven Bachelor of Design candidate from OCAD University. Focused on overseeing projects from concept through final delivery. Successfully creates brand messages, strategies and key graphic productions. Proven experi- ence in project... More

Maggie Copland
Maggie Copland

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Maggie Copland

“Has a passion for weaving design and technology together to create innovative work. Out-of-the-box ideas over run-of-the-mill solutions every time. ”

Menna Toeima
Menna Toeima

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Menna Toeima

“Empathy is the driving force that allows your art to have a true impact on the people it targets. That is why I dedicated a lot of my work exploring solutions to social and environmental issues through my passion for social innovation design. ”

Wing Yan Chan
Wing Yan Chan

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Wing Yan Chan

“I'm a strategic thinker with a love of clean lines, good stories and a curiosity to learn. I apply my skills as a visual communicator to explore social change in creative outlets. ”

Sumaira Fazlani
Sumaira Fazlani

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Sumaira Fazlani aka. Sumi

“Creative, self-motivated and problem solver with the ability to use all of the resources to produce consistently professional results in a timely manner. More

Maria Naqvi
Maria Naqvi

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Maria Naqvi

“My work explores diversity and inclusivity in the advertising industry and aims to amplify minority communities ”

Kianna Navard
Kianna Navard

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Kianna Navard

“To design is much more than simply to assemble, to order, or even to edit: it is to add value and meaning, to illuminate, to simplify, and to persuade, and perhaps even to amuse. To design is to transform prose into poetry. ”

Rachel Kitzler
Rachel Kitzler

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Rachel Kitzler

“Graphic design is constantly evolving and has a significant impact on social change. I strive to create work that is designed for good or at least work that leaves an impression through creativity and out-of-the-box ideas. ”

Anvaya Samir Deshpande
Anvaya Samir Deshpande
Carrie Ma
Carrie Ma

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Carrie Ma

Nate Prankard
Nate Prankard

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Nate Prankard

Amani Maatouk
Amani Maatouk

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Amani Maatouk

Dongxu Guo
Dongxu Guo

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Dongxu Guo

Subin Jang
Subin Jang

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Subin Jang

Lizhu Wang
Lizhu Wang

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Lizhu Wang

Celebrate the work of OCAD U’s class of 2021/2022!