We are looking for a theme design/graphic for our 2014 WASC Academic Resource Conference (ARC). This is where the western region’s higher education’s vision and values are shared, and networking opportunities are provided.
The graphic will be used for our conference program cover. We’ll also use elements of the graphic for onsite signage, the conference website, and other collateral materials (badges, powerpoint master slide, etc).
The theme for 2014 WASC Academic Resource Conference is “As Others See Us: Higher Education 360° “
This year, the ARC focuses on outsider perspectives, what higher education can learn from them, and ways we might adapt current practices to respond to regional and national needs.
Requirement: Below listed items must be included in the graphic
1. Theme wording: As Others See Us: Higher Education 360°
2. ARC logo: jpg and eps files are attached (*******AMENDMENT******** "WASC Senior College and University Commission" cannot be modified at all. The color of the rest (the arch and 2013 should be the same color) could be modified to match your graphic.)
3. Date: April 23-25, 2014
4. Place: JW Marriott L.A. Live, Los Angeles, CA
New and unfamiliar perspectives on higher ed from beyond higher ed; reflection, i.e., the image of higher ed that is reflected back to us IN higher ed from audiences OUTSIDE higher ed; vision, self-aware-ness, self-knowledge (i.e., seeing ourselves as others see us); improvement
Mirror, funhouse-style distorting mirrors, prisms, lenses, plays on perspective
The graphic must represent
high-quality & intellectually challenging event according to this year's theme.
Abstract / symbolic image of this year's theme with depth in the graphic preferred
Colors open but should contrast with previous years’ color palettes.
Images from last three years are attached.