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Becca Dunn

student

New York, NY, USA
Becca Dunn is currently working as a design assistant in New York.

She is most interested in typography, layout and branding. Her other interests include screen printing, traveling, riding bikes and reading as much as possible.
Work Experience
New York, NY, USA
Nov 2013Present
Design Assistant
Designed interiors and covers for licenses such as Berenstain Bears, Dr. Seuss, Disney and Nickelodeon, helped with re-branding of Little Golden Books and Step Into Reading books, assisted the Vice President & Associate Director, handled all administrative duties for the
department, provided support for freelance artists and vendors, created contract requests and purchase orders, made mock-ups of book covers and box sets for sales and marketing
New York, NY, USA
Aug 2013Nov 2013
Design Assistant
Assisted the Creative Director, handled all administrative duties for design department,
provided support for freelance artists and vendors, created contracts, processed invoices
Columbia, SC, USA
Jan 2013May 2013
Design Intern
SC, USA
Aug 2012May 2013
Graphic Design Lab Monitor
Columbia, SC, USA
May 2012Aug 2012
Creative Intern
Designed materials for print, billboard and web; developed social media pitches for clients; copy-edited press releases; participated in traffic meetings and idea sessions for proposals
Education
New York, NY, USA
May 2013Aug 2013
Publishing Program
A rigorous six-week course on book, magazine and digital media publishing.
London, United Kingdom
Sep 2010Dec 2010
semester abroad
Spent a semester studying art history, poetry, British film, and Post-colonial literatures
Columbia, SC, USA
Aug 2008May 2013
University of South Carolina
Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts
Double majoring in English Literature and Graphic Design, recipient of the LIFE Scholarship and the Dean's Scholarship, member of the Capstone Honors Program, member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars and Alpha Lamba Delta Honors Society.

· B.F.A. in Studio Arts, emphasis Graphic Design, minor in Art History
· B.A. in English Literature, minor in Southern Studies;
· Graduated Magna Cum Laude
· Awards: Distinguished Senior Award; Art Studio Scholarship; Baroody Scholar Award;
Merril Christophersen Award for Academic Merit; USC President’s Scholarship; Dean’s list
· Winner of the USC First Year Reading Experience Design Contest with Jonathan Lethem
Baltimore, MD, USA
Jun 2007Aug 2007
Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA)
Pre-College Program
Languages
 
English (Native)
Skills
 
Adobe After Effects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Suite, Bookmaking, Copyediting, Copywriting, Digital And Film Photography, Writing