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DSA Signum Design envisions and designs cutting-edge, intuitive, front-end digital and print solutions for student-centered services for the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs. 

Departments that can utilize DSA Signum Design  services:

  • CARES Center

  • Center for Student Involvement

  • Center for Adult & Veteran Services

  • Center for Sexual and Relationship Violence Support Services (SRVSS)

  • Counseling and Psychological Services

  • FLASHcard Operations

  • Flash Technology Center

  • Kent Student Center

  • Kent State of Well-Being

  • LGBTQ+ Center

  • Office of Student Conduct

  • Office of the Dean of Students

  • Office of International Student Affairs

  • Office of Gender Equity & Title IX

  • Office of the Senior Vice President for Student Affairs

  • Recreational Services

  • University Housing

  • Step Up Speak Out

  • Student Accessibility Services

  • Student Multicultural Center

  • Student Ombuds

  • University Bookstores

  • University Health Services

  • University Culinary Services

  • Women's Center


Meet our DSA Designers


Graphic Design Specialist

Emma is a graphic designer from Buffalo, NY focusing on branding and user experience design. She enjoys combining bold colors with her graphics to create unique work. Her favorite aspect of design, however, is the collaboration among designers in both academic and professional settings.

"There are three responses to a piece of design – yes, no, and WOW! Wow is the one to aim for."  -Milton Glaser



Jacob Gran
Jacob Gran

Graphic Design Specialist

Jacob is currently majoring in Digital Media Productions minoring in Visual Communications Design. He is a creative problem solver who is always ready to face new challenges. He finds inspiration from movies, cartoons and his teammates. His favorite part of design is collaborating with others and the feeling of a job well done.

"Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when you move, fall like a thunderbolt."  -Sun Tzu



Paige Brown

Graphic Design Specialist

Paige is currently studying Visual Communication Design with minors in User Experience Design and Advertising. Her goal is to create meaning through visuals in her community and come out the other side with the knowledge to be able to grow in new and interesting ways. As a designer, Paige prides herself in making bold and captivating visuals that make an impact yet completely informs the reader. Within an increasingly saturated world, Paige believes in the power of elegant minimalism with a garnish of color. 

"There are so many great ideas in the world, but the world is measured by great executions." -Whitney Headen

Jessica Miller
Jessica Miller

Graphic Design Specialist

Jessica is a currently studying Visual Communication Design with minors in Creative Writing, Photography, and User Experience. She is also working on her undergraduate honors thesis on the topic of inclusion and accessibility within visual design. She is passionate about using design for inclusion, sustainability, accessibility, and activism. She is inspired by art and design history as well as the work of her peers and mentors.

“An essential aspect of creativity is not being afraid to fail.” -Dr. Edwin Land 

Miranda Sepulveda
Miranda Sepulveda

Graphic Design Specialist

Miranda Sepúlveda is a Visual Communication Design major with a minor in Spanish. She is passionate about design, especially when it comes to brand identity and often buys products solely for the design of their packaging. She hopes that with her skills in design she can bridge gaps in understanding and acceptance between others to create a better future for everyone. 

"Pain, pleasure and death are no more than a process for existence. The revolutionary struggle in this process is a doorway open to intelligence" -Frida Kahlo


Sean Doore

Sean Doore

Sean is a Visual Communication Design major with a minor in User Experience Design. He is an eager designer who enjoys figuring out new ways to solve problems. He finds inspiration in illustration, music, cartoons, and experimental typefaces. His favorite aspect of design is the collaboration with his fellow designers. 

“If you dig a hole and it’s in the wrong place, digging it deeper isn’t going to help.” - Seymour Chwast