Meet the Siren Nation Interns!

For the first time in Siren Nation history we are working with interns. These two ladies kick some serious ass in the design department and I look forward to seeing all the awesomeness that they have to bring to the SN team! Let’s learn a little more about them…

Yumi Takeda

Yumi Takeda

School:

Portland State University

Major:

Graphic Design

What school subject, theme or focus are you especially interested in?

I’m interested in Typography. It is one of the most important parts of design, and it changes everything. Besides design classes, I’m interested in education and sociology.

3 things you “can’t live without”:

Coffee, laptop, google map

Do you have any weird or special talents or abilities?

I can walk through a crowd of people crazy fast without having to dodge everybody. Crazy fast.

When you were a little kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

I wanted to be a professional swimmer. And a mogul skier. And a dancer. I changed my mind every three months or so.

If you could give advice to your 14 year-old self, what would it be?

Don’t let people tell you what you can’t do. Trust your instincts. You’ve got nothing to lose!

 Describe yourself and what you do in a Tweet (140 characters).

A Japanese girl who loves shoes, traveling, and daydreaming. I’m a graphic designer who loves creating things that make people happy!

What do you want to do after you graduate? What would be your dream job?

I would love to be in a fashion industry and keep designing. My ultimate life goal is to get a job at Chanel!

Where can people find you online? (Website/portfolio/blog/social media

my website/portfolio: www.yumitakeda.com

 

Alisa Moore
Alisa Moore

School:

Portland State University

Major:

Graphic Design

What school subject, theme or focus are you especially interested in?

Typography, Branding, Surface Design

3 things you “can’t live without”:

Phone, Laptop, Dog

When you were a little kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

Veterinarian

If you could give advice to your 14 year-old self, what would it be?

I would tell myself what my major is in college so I wouldn’t waste time changing majors!

Describe yourself and what you do in a Tweet (140 characters).

I’m a graphic design student at PSU, bartender, nanny, and obsessed with my dog. I love to be outside and travel whenever I can.

What do you want to do after you graduate? What would be your dream job?

When I graduate, my dream job would be working as a graphic designer in athletics or apparel design.

Where can people find you online?

alisamooredesign.com