High-Five: Printing Services Lands 5 Maroon Awards

Each year, creatives and communicators from across the University of Minnesota dig through the past year’s archives and submit their best work to the Communicators Forum’s Maroon & Gold Awards. Presented at the Communicators Forum Annual Conference, the Maroon & Gold Awards recognize forum members whose work exemplifies the University’s core values. At this year’s […]

Printing Services Receives 6 Stars of Excellence Awards

PIM Star of Excellence Best of Category Award

Printing Services recently received a total of six awards from Printing Industry Midwest (PIM)—the region’s trade association for the printing, communication and graphic arts industry. PIM’s Star of Excellence Awards recognize those responsible for the creation and production of print communications in the Midwest. The competition extended across a five-state area to promote excellence and […]

Takeaways from the 2016 UCDA Design Conference

Two Printing Services designers, Sysouk Khambounmy and Julie Longo, attended the 2016 UCDA (University College Designers Association) Design Conference in San Antonio from 9/24–27. The 46th annual conference provided them with opportunities to get an in-depth look at the issues facing designers and communication professionals, both in and out of educational institutions, and gain inspiration […]

University of Minnesota Law School incorporates Augmented Reality (AR) into their Viewbook

The University of Minnesota Law School became the first department on campus to incorporate Augmented Reality into a publication. Printing Services was proud to produce their new viewbook from start to finish, by offering graphic design, video production, augmented reality and printing. The viewbook contains three interactive pages, which include six videos (2 transparent introduction […]

Shawn Welch Discusses Augmented Reality

On Thursday, May 26th, Shawn Welch, manager of Printing Services at the University of Minnesota, discussed opportunities for the University to enhance communications campaigns by utilizing interactive print with augmented reality (AR) technology. Shawn shared several University examples of interactive print to help jump start the creative process! Learn more about Augmented Reality.