CVAD Interior Design Program Blog Archive

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November 2022

Don't miss it! The members of the NEWH Dallas Chapter invite you to register online and attend Dallas NEWH Students of Design Night!

June 2022

Please join us at the Interior Design exhibition!
Please join us for the 2022 Interior Design Senior Show, as our 33 B.F.A. candidates exhibit their independent-study final projects and portfolios. The exhibition...
Jones Commercial Interiors
Jones Commercial Interiors is currently hiring to fill an interior designer position in Dallas. They specialize in designing creative environments...
illustration of an eagle with outstretched wings, the nest
Congratulations to the UNT collegiate team of undergraduates from the College of Visual Arts and Design and the College of Engineering for winning second place...

May 2022

NeoCon written on the back of an orange jacket worn by a man with his arm in the air
This year’s Student Design Charette will take place on June 14 during NeoCon 2022 in Chicago. Contact Bill Morgan today!
Detail of an illustration, woman walking with her bicycle.
May 16–June 3: Join us as we embark on the 2022 Summer Sustainable Design Challenge: Design for Healthy Lifestyles, Healthy Communities!
Gensler, white letters on a red background
Gensler is looking for good UNT representation on their team!

April 2022

Denise Bates, black-and-white, head-and-shoulders, long hair, smiling at the camera
Join us April 8 for either or both of the presentations: Interior Design at 10 a.m., Fashion Design at 11 a.m.
ASID Emerging Professionals Night
Please join the American Society of Interior Designers Texas Chapter's Fort Worth Design Community for its April event, "Emerging Professionals...

March 2022

Interior Design Educators Council©
March 15, 2022: The Interior Design Educators Council© recognized the UNT CVAD Interior Design Team with an honorable mention...
Deadline: March 7, 2022: 4wrd Diversity in Design Scholarships now open! The scholarship is open to candidates who work to improve diversity in the field of healthcare design...
IFDA Educational Scholarships available through March 31.
International Furnishings and Design Association Educational Foundation scholarships require...

February 2022

ASID 2022 Student Symposium
ASID Texas Chapter event, "Student Symposium: Real World Design Week," is scheduled from Feb. 28 through March 4. Real World Design Week, RWDW, is an excellent opportunity for students to network with professionals...

January 2022

NEWH The Hospitality Industry Network
NEWH Dallas Chapter is awarding scholarships to students pursuing a major and career objective within the hospitality industry in interior design...
The Periplus Project wordmark
Short-term residency for designers, artists, creatives and performing artists, working across all cultural fields...

November 2021

New York City skyline
The Department of Anthropology is offering a new class in Spring 2022 – Urban Beings – taught by Jamie Johnson, Ph.D., senior lecturer...

October 2021

Corgan opens a scholarship program supporting the recruitment of diverse talent and building mutually beneficial relationships...
Gensler Brinkmann
Gensler has announced its 2022 Gensler Brinkmann Scholarship. Established as a memorial to Don Brinkmann, an inspirational and...
2022 IIDA Shift Conference in Dallas
IIDA Texas Oklahoma Chapter is excited to announce that the 2022 IIDA SHIFT Conference will be back in person...

September 2021

IA Foundation
IIDA's annual 2022 IA Interior Architects Diversity in Design Scholarship is now open with aims to enrich the diversity of thought and practice in the interior design...
Study Abroad in Germany this winter
Study the complex relationships between culture, art and design as you travel throughout Berlin and Munich. Gain hands-on experience through design exploration, research and cultural immersion.
Light fixture mounted on a ceiling
The Interior Design program will offer lighting design as a Topics in Interior Design course, ADES 4615. This course offers you the opportunity to familiarize yourself with interior lighting as a design element...
black and gray geometric decorative design
Applications are open through Oct. 11, 2021, for the John J. Nelson Sr. Legacy Scholarship Fund to support and nurture African American interior design...

May 2021

Diversity in Design Scholarship
The Diversity in Design Pipeline Initiative is a brand-new scholarship program developed by Thermador® and the Interior Design Society. In partnership with IDS, Thermador® is launching this initiative...

April 2021

The Fort Worth Chapter of the Construction Specifications Institute announces the CSI Scholarship Program for 2021 and releases the CSI Application Form...

March 2021

Gensler is proud to announce the launch of the 2021 Gensler Summer Fellowship. In these unprecedented times, research and thought leadership...

February 2021

Handshake has the latest jobs from employers hiring at UNT. Find Jobs. Attend virtual recruiting events. Get hired.

January 2021

IIDA Texas Oklahoma Chapter’s SHIFT Student Conference, Jan. 27 – 29, 2021, brings together an array of top students, educators, and design industry professionals for a multi-day professional enrichment experience.

December 2020

Must be enrolled in an interior design program: The Gensler Brinkmann Scholarship is an annual award that honors Don Brinkmann’s legacy of nurturing emerging talent.

November 2020

AIA Fort Worth and COACT are teaming up to host a design competition to design a virtual gallery to display art and stories to change the narrative on student homelessness...
Nov. 16, 2020: Instructions for the Interior Design Entry Portfolio Review are available now on the Interior Design Entry Portfolio Review Instructions web page.
Nov. 18: IIDA is inviting you to participate in an upcoming online program: Breaking the Silence in Design: Where Do We Go From Here? on Nov. 18, 2020, at 5 p.m. CST.
Nov. 3, 2020 — Entries are now being accepted online for the annual IA Interior Architects Diversity in Design Scholarship presented by the IIDA Foundation. 
Nov. 2–6, 2020 — Student Symposium presented by the American Society of Interior Designers is planned to take place virtually.

September 2020

Sept. 11, 2020 — Free and open to all designers and industry professionals — everyone is welcome! Attend the ASID Virtual Conference to be challenged, informed and inspired as we consider how design can solve problems in today’s world.