January 2017: Spring Semester Begins
January 9th marks the first day of the Spring 2017 semester at IU. I'm teaching our MFA Graduate Design Seminar and Professional Practice for Graphic Designers
December 2016: Indiana Resource Center for Autism
The educational booklet I designed titled "After the Diagnosis", a resource for families with children recently diagnosed with autism, was just reprinted. It has been a valuable resource to many families in the region.
December 2016: Trip to Cairo
I've just returned from an inspiring trip to Cairo, Egypt full of family and sight-seeing!
November 2016: Book Design for IU Press
I just finished the cover design of my dad's newest publication through IU Press: Motif Constituents of Arab-Islamic Folk Traditions: A Cognitive Systemic Approach
June 2016: Service-Learning Fellowship
I received a Service-Learning Faculty Fellowship at Indiana University! I'm excited because this means more projects with local non-profits like Shalom Community Center and Middle Way House.
January 2016: Indiana Resource Center for Autism Project
I just finished designing an eductional booklet titled "After the Diagnosis", a resource for families with children recently diagnosed with autism. Such a rewarding project!
June 2015: Project Engage Grant
I received a Project Engage Grant at Indiana University! This grant will allow me to design/write a new service-learning + graphic design course. Our community partners will include local non-profits like Shalom Community Center, Middle Way House, Re-Store, Habitat for Humanity, and much more.
May 2015: Updated Portfolio
Check out my updated Coroflot Portfolio: www.coroflot.com/jelshamy
June 2013: New Studio!
Jenny El-Shamy Design is moving into a new Co-Work space! Our new shared work environment is housed in the old Hoosier Hills Foodbank warehouse on Bloomington's near west side, within walking distance to downtown. Photos to be posted soon...
June 2013: New favorite website
A great place to find modern furniture and inspiration: www.modernica.net
May 2013 - Coroflot Portfolio
Check out my new Coroflot Portfolio: www.coroflot.com/jelshamy
May 2012 - Adobe Creative Cloud
"Adobe® Creative Cloud™ is a creative hub where you can explore, create, publish, and share your work using Adobe Creative Suite® desktop applications, Adobe Touch Apps, and services together for a complete ideation-to-publishing experience. The vision of Adobe Creative Cloud is to turn previously difficult, disparate workflows into one intuitive, natural experience, allowing you to create freely and deliver ideas on any desktop, tablet, or handheld device."
"Adobe Creative Cloud will be available worldwide in the first half of 2012. While traditional licenses of CS software will still be offered, a membership to Creative Cloud provides more benefits than simply owning desktop software. You'll get all the CS tools, Adobe Touch Apps, and services, plus new features, products, and services as soon as they are released — meaning immediate access to the latest Adobe innovations at no extra cost."