As the sun sets on your college career and you look out across the horizon, you see something just over there. It’s… your future! But how do you reach it? The road may be long, the terrain unsteady, but never fear—this zine has everything you need to venture forth with confidence and pluck.
A collaboration between Eye on Design and students at UT Austin’s School of Design + Creative Technologies, What They Don’t Teach You in Design School: A Survival Guide to Life After Graduation will be your trustiest companion as you contemplate your next move. With sage advice from experts like Zipeng Zhu, Wael Morcos, Meg Lewis, Julian Glander, Karin Fong, and Bijan Berahimi, you won’t have to go it alone.
Consider this zine your go-to guide for:
- Perfecting your portfolio
- Landing your dream job
- Owning your internship
- $etting your rates + getting paid
Written and designed by Maya Coplin, Lindsay Gallagher, Paige Giordano, Victor Guo, Emma Hollingsworth, Linda Li, Huệ Minh Cao, Valeria Olmos, Emily Park, Caroline Rock, Hilda Rodriguez, Moira Scrimgeour, Anna Sing, Jacob Stutts, Veronica Thompson, Neesha Vakil, Ella Whitaker, Kalissa White, and Ben Zerbo. The zine was produced as part of UT Austin’s Publication Studio class, run by UT’s own James Walker and 2020 Designer in Residence + Eye on Design founder, Perrin Drumm. Additional design by Tala Safié.
The zine is free + shipping.
Note to international buyers (outside the U.S.): Depending on your country's postal system, some international orders can take up to one month to arrive. Shipping includes tracking within the U.S. only; please contact your local post office for questions regarding the location of your order.