Published April 9, 2020
We are happy to announce our newest faculty member Dina Benbrahim. She will be joining our ever growing Graphic Design program in Fall 2020.
Dina Benbrahim is an Arab multidisciplinary creative who uses a feminist lens to focus on illuminating the power in human beings to be transformative forces in society. Her current research investigates design for civic action and social justice for marginalized communities to collectively reimagine equitable futures. Dina has experience in design, art direction, copywriting and entrepreneurship in New York and Casablanca, with SYPartners New York, J.Walter Thompson New York and Casablanca, and Shem’s Publicité. Her work has been featured in national and international exhibitions and awarded multiple times. Dina received a Bachelor in Business Administration and a Master’s Degree in Marketing and Communications in addition to participating in the Exchange Program in Arts and Social Sciences at Simon Fraser University. Now, she is finishing her MFA in Design & Visual Communications at University of Florida where she also teaches design. She was chosen to receive the Calvin A. VanderWerf Award for Excellence in Teaching (2020). She is motivated to activate greatness in everyone she encounters.