Employee Observation Design

The Learning Center was one of few places that had a formal observation set up for their student employees hired as tutors. There were two major issues with the process. The ratio of… Continue reading

Annual Report 2013-2014

It is important to remember basic geometry when designing experiences. The 2013-2014 report for the Learning Center needed to be more minimal in design yet organic. The use of justified text and pictures… Continue reading

Logo Design Brief

I conceptualized this logo and color scheme for a friend who is entertaining the idea of a small business making custom tutus.

Annual Report 2012-2013

I begin annual reports by coming up with a design concept. I personally design the cover, and first page of the annual report which serves as motivation for pages I assign to my… Continue reading

Netflix Redesign Concept

Netflix is a growing medium for entertainment. With its low-cost subscription model, on demand delivery, and web-powered foundation it has the ability to position itself as a leader in the market. A simple… Continue reading

Coding: HTML, CSS, .Js, and jQuery…

I have learned to write code in HTML and CSS. Now I am moving on to JavaScript and jQuery. My first project was actually the “CV” page of my portfolio. I have many… Continue reading

Design Thinking, Sketching, and Prototyping

I started teaching myself industrial design and design sketching recently. It is the world’s best way to communicate an idea. These are random sketches and prototypes.

TEDxFresnoState

Excerpt from the event program: As coordinator of a peer tutoring program at Fresno State, William Hardaway has positively impacted student performance. Students who interact with tutoring at Fresno State perform better in… Continue reading

Social Media

Social media is less about advertising and more about engagement. Of course the end goal is advertising, but you cannot effectively reach people without engaging them. At Fresno State I have worked on… Continue reading

Please Remember Resources

In the Learning Center I encourage the tutors to leverage online resources like http://www.khanacademy.org and the Online Writing Lab (OWL) at purdue because it shows students a tool they can use themselves and… Continue reading