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DRESS RESPONSIBLY II IN PUERTO RICO

The Dress Responsibly Look Book is the official style guide of Fashion Fights Poverty. For its second edition, I photographed models from Element Models and clothes by Ecliptica, Chacha Boy swimwear with accessories by Abigail DeCasanova and Aid to Artisans... MORE>


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TLISI '07 GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY

The Teaching, Learning and Innovation Summer Institute is Georgetown University's largest (only) professional development event. While I taught 3 classes (introductions to color, type and brand style guides), I also designed the entire brand campaign... MORE>


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° WEB DESIGN
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° INTEGRATED BRANDING

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THE VIRTUOUS CONSUMER

My thesis argues that the ascent of virtuous consumption (adding social concern to purchase preference) as a viable agent for social change along with the simultaneous rise of digital social-network devices as a tool for collective action has enabled the shift of the public, political space from the state to markets.

In other words, consuming has become an act of civic duty, with consideration and consequences that are just as profound as voting.... MORE>