Lifetime achievement award: Lucie Lacava

By Gayle Grin, Toronto National Post [Transcript from presentation made Saturday Sept. 25, 2010 in Denver]: It is our honor this evening to present the Society’s highest honor, a Lifetime Achievement Award, to one of the craft’s true luminaries: Lucie Lacava. Young as she is, Lucie has already accomplished a lifetime of exquisite news design […]

Human-Centered Design

Like many college students, I had no idea what I wanted to do with the rest of my life. Honestly, I still don’t have an answer for you. I spent five years at the University of Washington studying various topics and taking myriad classes in different subject matter. And I found a major that seemed […]

I interact, therefore I am

Connie, a self proclaimed “SND Groupie” comes to Denver from the cognitive science field. She is concerned with communicating content and instruction which overlaps with what news designers do every day. Key points Interactivity can improve cognitive performance and the connection between the mind and body. Align the design model of your interface with the user’s mental […]