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Grab tickets to First Round, calling out biases in design, and a new social media platform 

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Clear your calendars and get your tickets early

First Round by UnderConsideration is a “one-day showcase of original presentations made to clients showing initial design explorations for logo, identity, and branding projects.” Design & Strategy Director David Sieren will be in attendance to talk about our work on Saint Kate, the Arts Hotel. Get those early bird tickets, folks. The docket is stacked!

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An older article always worth revisiting

“I think people are really moved by visuals,” artist Alexandra Bella tells AIGA Eye On Design. “Images are important for relaying something, as long as they operate within boundaries of fairness. For me, it’s about layout and placement just as much as it’s about the image.” For media literacy’s sake, take a look at the biases in the editorial design of the New York Times.

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The Girlboss is at it again—this time, with a full-fledged social media platform

“LinkedIn for professional women?” I’d be lying if I said I didn’t sign up immediately after getting the notification that this went live. Read more about entrepreneur Sofia Amoruso's latest venture.

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Your new components guidelines to live by

“This article will give you a quick introduction to some best practices within API design in general, as well as the definite list of 10 practical commandments you can use to create components that your fellow developers will love to use.” Count us in.

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When design is used to trick us

If this doesn’t make your blood boil...we know ours is. Buckle up and give this Reply All a listen.