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Chloe·​Ball#

My·​degree·​has·​prepared·​me·​for·​a·​career·​in·​design,·​and·​I·​couldn’t·​feel·​more·​ready·​to·​begin·​this·​next·​chapter.·​I·​have·​developed·​a·​strong·​portfolio·​of·​skills,·​from·​the·​Adobe·​suite·​to·​managing·​clients·​and·​projects·​with·​confidence·​and·​efficiency.·​Despite·​enjoying·​all·​of·​the·​projects·​on·​this·​course,·​I·​am·​particularly·​interested·​in·​a·​career·​in·​either·​editorial·​design·​or·​UX·​design.·With·​a·​keen·​eye·​for·​detail,·​and·​a·​passion·​for·​user·​experience·​I·​can·​see·​myself·​being·​a·​valuable·​asset·​to·​companies·​in·​this·​industry.·​I·​believe·​I·​am·​a·​self-motivated·​individual·​with·​a·​strong·​work·​ethic.·​I·​love·​working·​in·​a·​team·​and·​can·​see·​myself·​working·​for·​a·​large·​company·​in·​the·​future.

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Anna·​Harding#

I·​am·​skilled·​in·​a·​wide·​range·​of·​design·​mediums,·​from·​branding·​and·​editorial·​to·​animation·​and·​UX/UI.·​In·​my·​three·​years·​at·​Reading,·​some·​of·​my·​proudest·​accomplishments·​include·​winning·​the·​Gold·​Award·​at·​RHS·​Chelsea·​Flower·​Show·​in·​2019,·​and·​later·​designing·​a·​published·​book.·​I·​am·​also·​Lead·​Designer·​of R.·​U.·​Hacking?,·​the·​technology·​society·​on·​campus.·​In·​the·​future,·​I·​hope·​to·​achieve·​even·​more·​ambitious·​goals,·​using·​my·​unique·​creative·​skills·​to·​make·​positive·​change·​in·​the·​world.

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Harvin·​Panesar#

Hi!·​I’m·​Harvin.·​An·​ambitious,·​forward-thinking·​and·​highly·​motivated·​designer,·​with·​a·​close·​eye·​for·​detail.·​Studying·​at·​Reading·​these·​past·​few·​years,·​has·​helped·​shape·​me·​to·​become·​the·​designer·​and·​individual·​that·​I·​am·​today.·​I·​design·​with·​a·​purpose,·​striving·​to·​produce·​innovative·​design,·​that·​communicates·​effectively·​with·​its·​user,·​learning·​to·​become·​more·​than·​just·​a·​designer·​–·​a·​design·​thinker.·​Having·​worked·​across·​a·​wide·​variety·​of·​design·​projects,·​which·​has·​both·​broadened·​my·​knowledge·​and·​skillset·​as·​a·​designer,·​I·​have·​become·​particularly·​passionate·​about·​branding,·​editorial·​and·​packaging·​design.·​I·​look·​forward·​to·​embarking·​upon·​the·​next·​phase·​of·​my·​design·​career·​and·​hope·​to·​make·​a·​positive·​impact·​within·​the·​design·​industry!

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Hiba·​Dudin#

I·​am·​a·​versatile·​and·​forward-thinking·​Graphic·​designer,·​who·​strives·​to·​create·​innovative·​design·​solutions·​for·​both·​digital·​and·​print·​applications.·​I·​am·​a·​dedicated·​worker·​with·​efficient·​planning·​and·​organisation·​skills,·​able·​to·​multi-task·​and·​effectively·​manage·​workload·​in·​a·​fast-paced·​environment.·​Over·​the·​past·​three·​years·​at·​the·​University·​of·​Reading·​I·​not·​only·​learned·​how·​to·​become·​a·​better·​designer·​but·​a·​better·​businesswoman;·​considering·​materials·​in·​context·​whilst·​being·​encouraged·​to·​design·​creative·​and·​user-friendly·​products.·​Having·​worked·​on·​a·​variety·​of·​design·​projects·​I·​have·​a·​particular·​interest·​in·​branding,·​marketing·​and·​editorial·​design.·​I’m·​excited·​to·​start·​the·​next·​step·​of·​my·​design·​career,·​by·​further·​experimenting·​with·​the·​bounds·​of·​design·​and·​creating·​out-of-box·​outcomes.

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Matthew·​Dawson#

Hi,·​I’m·​Matthew.·​I·​am·​an·​ambitious,·​enthusiastic,·​and·​highly·​dedicated·​designer.·​I·​thrive·​at·​creating·​meaningful·​designs,·​always·​focusing·​on·​the·​user·​and·​their·​needs.·​My·​time·​at·​the·​University·​of·​Reading·​has·​provided·​with·​the·​opportunity·​to·​work·​across·​a·​range·​of·​different·​design·​projects,·​developing·​a·​breadth·​of·​skills·​and·​knowledge·​that·​has·​shaped·​me·​into·​a·​dynamic·​designer.·​The·​course·​has·​driven·​my·​passion·​for·​branding,·​editorial,·​and·​packaging·​design,·​always·​considering·​the·​importance·​of·​effective·​typography·​throughout·​my·​work.·​I·​have·​elevated·​my·​technical·​and·​communication·​skills,·​gaining·​valuable·​experience·​working·​with·​clients·​towards·​specific·​briefs.·​I·​am·​excited·​to·​begin·​my·​design·​career,·​continuing·​to·​learn·​and·​contribute·​my·​work·​in·​a·​positive·​manner.​

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Maya·​Goddard#

After·​leaving·​the·​University·​of·​Reading·​I·​plan·​on·​applying·​to·​jobs·​in·​the·​marketing·​sector.·​In·​terms·​of·​design·​book·​design·​was·​my·​favourite,·​particularly·​in·​the·​magazine·​project.·​The·​magazine·​project·​allowed·​me·​to·​use·​marketing·​and·​behavioural·​economic·​techniques·​to·​create·​a·​profile·​and·​brand·​identity·​for·​my·​magazine.·​I·​am·​going·​to·​miss·​being·​at·​the·​University·​of·​Reading,·​and·​particularly·​miss·​the·​close·​knit·​community·​of·​the·​Typography·​department.

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Emily·​Nash#

Throughout·​my·​time·​studying,·​I·​have·​found·​a·​passion·​for·​Packaging·​Design,·​and·​Information·​Design;·​although·​I·​am·​always·​keen·​to·​explore·​new·​areas·​of·​the·​practice.·​I·​pride·​myself·​in·​being·​versatile·​and·​open·​to·​a·​range·​of·​styles·​(as·​seen·​within·​my·​portfolio),·​as·​well·​as·​being·​organised·​and·​always·​eager·​to·​adapt·​to·​new·​problems.·​My·​goals·​are·​to·​continue·​growing·​as·​a·​designer·​by·​expanding·​my·​range·​of·​work,·​and·​building·​up·​new·​networks.​​

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Beth·​Johnston#

Studying·​Typography·​and·​Graphic·​Communication·​has·​provided·​me·​with·​the·​opportunity·​to·​develop·​my·​skills·​in·​illustration·​and·​editorial·​design,·​which·​are·​the·​areas·​I·​am·​most·​passionate·​about.·​This·​year·​I·​have·​found·​a·​new·​interest·​in·​UX·​design·​and·​would·​be·​keen·​to·​continue·​expanding·​my·​knowledge·​in·​this·​field.·​I·​also·​enjoy·​tackling·​new·​challenges,·​discovering·​innovative·​solutions,·​using·​a·​variety·​of·​colours,·​and·​experimenting·​with·​shape·​and·​negative·​space.·​I·​hope·​to·​secure·​a·​job·​in·​editorial·​design·​because·​I·​love·​working·​with·​typography·​and·​image·​and·​would·​like·​to·​continue·​to·​improve·​my·​illustration·​skills,·​whether·​this·​is·​in·​a·​team·​or·​independently.·​Producing·​physical·​designs·​that·​I·​can·​hold·​and·​turn·​the·​pages·​of·​provides·​me·​with·​a·​great·​sense·​of·​achievement,·​and·​I·​can’t·​wait·​to·​be·​able·​to·​share·​my·​work·​for·​others·​to·​enjoy.

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Olivia·​Francis#

This·​course·​has·​allowed·​me·​to·​explore·​a·​number·​of·​different·​types·​of·​design·​and·​taught·​me·​to·​be·​a·​proficient·​designer·​in·​multiple·​disciplines.·​I·​have·​included·​a·​few·​of·​my·​favourite·​and·​most·​successful·​university·​projects,·​including·​a·​work·​experience·​piece·​for·​the·​Ure·​Museum·​in·​Reading.·​Outside·​of·​university·​I·​am·​a·​strong·​artist·​so·​try·​to·​bring·​in·​my·​own·​artwork·​to·​my·​designs·​when·​relevant·​to·​the·​brief.·​I·​also·​sell·​my·​own·​artwork·​as·​greetings·​cards·​and·​phone·​cases,·​this·​has·​taught·​my·​valuable·​skills·​in·​both·​business·​management·​and·​design·​such·​as·​photography,·​working·​with·​external·​printers,·​marketing·​and·​social·​media·​management.

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Rowan·​Dicker#

I·​design·​because·​everything·​I·​make·​has·​purpose,·​each·​step·​of·​the·​process·​is·​orientated·​around·​the·​user·​and·​is·​curated·​specifically·​to·​solve·​user·​issues.·​I·​really·​enjoyed·​the·​information·​design·​module·​as·​it·​focuses·​on·​these·​problems,·​as·​well·​as·​streamlining·​user·​experience.·​In·​the·​future·​I·​want·​to·​continue·​building·​on·​my·​skills,·​exploring·​my·​design·​interests·​in·​more·​depth·​as·​well·​as·​working·​on·​freelance·​projects.​