Graphic Design Intern
Mikaela is finishing her fourth year as a Graphic Design major at the University of Minnesota. She has worked with the Science Communications Lab as a Graphic Design Intern since August 2017. She is part of the leadership minor and is pursuing her 200-hour yoga instructor training. She owns a photography LLC and also enjoys the outdoors. She volunteers for UNICEF, Hippy Feet, Wilderness Inquiry, American Youth Soccer Organization and Active Minds. She hopes to take her passion for creating and bring a voice to tough topics, and help others find their voice through design as well.
A designer’s thoughts–Mikaela
By Mikaela Armstrong I’m a senior, graduating in May and have worked in the Science Communications Lab (SCL) at the BioTechnology Institute for the past three semesters. When I began my major in design, I quickly learned that there is a lot of pressure to find...
Designing Science By Megan Smith As a designer, you’re often asked to use your skills on just about anything. Design is everywhere - it’s in the Instagram posts from your favorite clothing store, the packaging design of your favorite frozen aisle item, the signage...