Famed Designer Roger Cook to Speak at MCCC

11-2-07

WEST WINDSOR, N.J. - Famed graphic designer Roger Cook will lecture at Mercer County Community College on Wednesday, Nov. 14 at 12 noon. The event is presented free to the public as part of Mercer's Distinguished Lecture Series and will be held on the college's West Windsor campus in the Communications Building, room 109, 1200 Old Trenton Road.

Mr. Cook, of Washington Crossing, P.A., is an internationally-known graphic designer, photographer and artist. His work has been used by IBM, Montgomery Ward, Squibb Corporation, Black & Decker, Volvo, Subaru, AT&T, and many other major corporations. He received the Presidential Award for Design Excellence from President Reagan and Elizabeth Dole in 1984. In 2003 his symbol designs were accepted to the collections of Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum and the Smithsonian Institution.

A graduate of the Pratt Institute, Cook was selected as alumnus of the year in 1997. Cook served as president of Cook and Shanosky Associates Inc., a graphic design firm he founded in 1967. He has been a member of the Mercer County Community College Communication Advisory Board for more than 25 years.

For further information call 609-570-3324.

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