Newsletters, Mentorship, and Workshops

The design community is welcoming and full of free resources, you just have to know about them!


Sidebar is an mail subscription that sends 5 design articles every morning

InVision Inside Design Weekly Digest sends curated design content

Many design agencies create newsletters that you can sign up for on their website.



Out of Office Hours

Design Workshops

Designation Conference  (all expenses paid)

IDEO CoLab (Check their website regularly as they post information shortly before program enrollment opens)

For Students: 


ThinkChicago (more tech focused, sessions in the summer and fall)