Jefferson Innovator Magazine

A Designing Woman

Farai Simoyi has been a stylist to stars like Beyoncé and Justin Timberlake, and now she brings her innovative approach to Jefferson’s fashion program...

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Celebration of Innovation

Jefferson as the makerspace of the future...


Fabric Wins

Three Jefferson students take prizes at design competition...


New Curriculum Nurtures Students’ Creative Side

Jefferson prepares students to navigate a rapidly evolving work environment...


Can We Teach Creativity?

Creativity is an increasingly important skill for navigating the 21st century. But how do human beings acquire that skill?...


Answering the Call (of Duty)

Architecture grad-turned-game designer creates worlds for blockbuster video games...


Question & Innovate

An interview with Tracy-Gene Durkin, Esq., ’83...



An Extraordinary Everywoman

Elizabeth A. Dale, EdD, MPA, Executive Vice President and Chief Advancement Officer, interviews new board chair Patricia D. Wellenbach...


The Spirit of Friendship

Longtime friends pair up to create the Sirkin/Magid Spirit of Friendship Scholarship to support students pursuing careers in medicine...

American Girl doll Courtney Moore posed in front of a doll-sized Pac-Man machine
From the Nexus

Celebrating the Class of 2020

Graduating students reflect on their time at Jefferson as they look ahead to bright futures...


Mind Over Matter

One stroke patient's journey to help researchers understand if brain implants connected to a robotic arm brace can help him—and eventually other survivors—restore movement...


Professor Fashions Unique Coat for Pioneering Jefferson Stroke Patient

Anne Hand can’t help but laugh when she hears people refer to fashion designers as merely “seamstresses.” “All of our students are problem-solvers,” stresses the fashion design professor...


Linking Humans, Machines, and Spaces Within the Built Environment

How Jefferson researchers are using the emergence of big data to investigate physical space as an informational environment...


Industrial Design Student Puts Best Foot Forward with New Balance

Concentrating in soft goods, Alexandra Grant earned a spot in the competitive internship program...

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Time Machine

A Glorious Stride

If you want the drama—the one shining moment, the last-second jumper, the full-court chase-then-block to swing the game—the champion 1970 men’s Rams aren’t the team for you...


Baseball Has Best Season in 30 Years


Record 86 Student-Athletes Earn CACC All-Academic Team Honors


Meet the Coach: Dave Thomas


Alumni Spotlight: Kevin McGovern ’11

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Class Notes

From Jefferson to the White House

Visual communication design alumna Abbey Pitzer joins Biden’s Office of Digital Strategy team...