This summer Professor Klarecki was a world traveler. He spent three weeks teaching in China. Then vacationed with his family in Germany. Finally, ended up in Russia as the US representative for Graphic Communications for the Worlds Skill competition.
We have added a packaging course to the Graphic Communication curriculum. With support from Esko and the Packaging industries in West Michigan we have developed an introductory level packaging course that will use Esko software for an extensive laboratory experience […]
Professor Conati has traveled to Esko headquarters in Miamisburg, Ohio for extensive training in ArtiosCAD and Studio.
Professor John Conati spent three weeks in shanghai China teaching courses in Digital Color and Variable Data Publishing.
Professor Patrick Klarecki sent three weeks in Shanghai China teaching Graphic Media Management courses at the Shanghai Printing and Publishing College.
The AAS Graphic Communications and BS Graphic Media Management goes through an extensive curriculum cleanup. After consultation with our advisory board we have added and deleted content to reflect the changes to our industry.
Professor Conati and two seniors from the Graphic Media Management program packed their cowboy boots and made there way to San Antonio, Texas for the HP Imaging sponsored annual DSCOOP Conference. Sam Hillock and Rachel Reber were the lucky seniors […]
When we purchased the Standard Horizon folder the company graciously donated their PXnet JDF/JMF postpress controller. We tested PXNet by driving JDF data from our EFI Pace MIS and our Fuji XMF RIP workflow with success. Both made our new Horizon folder […]
The all new imaging and finishing lab is ready for fall semester. New equipment includes; Standard Horizon Folder, Challenge iCut 780 Cutter, Saddle Stitcher, two QuickMaster presses, Screen Thermal platesetter, Fuji Acuity large format inkjet, Fuji XMF workflow, and Fuji XMF Remote […]
In June, Fuji came to Ferris State University to install their XMF Raster Image Processor (RIP) into the Graphic Media Management prepress. It will drive data through the Xitron tiff catcher, RasterBlaster then be directed to our new Screen PlateRite thermal platesetter. Fuji […]