Portfolio Expo

The annual Stamps Portfolio Expo is a wonderful opportunity for students to get expert feedback on their work, explore various careers, and extend their networks for jobs and internships. The Stamps School welcomes organizations from the non-profit and commercial sectors to engage one-on-one with our students, and allows participating organizations the opportunity to recruit some of the most creative young talent anywhere.

The 2017 Portfolio Expo took place on February 9, 2017.  Participating individuals and organizations included:

Ann Arbor Street Art Fair
Portfolio Reviews

How YOU can participate as an Emerging Artist in the Ann Arbor Street Art Fair or intern with the fair.

Interested in seeing ALL students

Arts at Michigan
Internships, Jobs

Arts at Michigan works to integrate the visual, performing, and literary arts into the undergraduate experience at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor campus.

Interested in seeing Freshman, Sophomore, Juniors for GRAPHIC/WEB DESIGN

Jobs, Portfolio Reviews

ArtsEngine’s mission is to foster and champion the collaborative creative production of students and faculty through making, instruction, research, community and the arts at the University of Michigan.

Interested in seeing Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors

College of Engineering Communications and Marketing
Internships, Portfolio Reviews
Our work helps build and strengthen relationships between Michigan Engineering and a variety of important audiences, including current and prospective students and their families, alumni, faculty, supporters, staff, and partners.

Interested in seeing Juniors and Seniors

Desai Accelerator
The Desai Accelerator is a collaborative effort at the University of Michigan between the Zell Lurie Institute of Entrepreneurial Studies at the Ross School of Business and the Center for Entrepreneurship at the College of Engineering.

Our startups get unmatched resources in mentorship, talent, community and visibility because when you join Desai, you join the University of Michigan. No SAT scores required.

Interested in seeing ALL students

Doner Advertising
Career Exploration, Portfolio Reviews

In today’s marketplace of ideas, the ones that win are the ones that move people. These ideas go beyond capturing attention. So kinetic, you’re inspired to share, tweet, post, redeem, pin, shop and connect. That’s what makes brands go. That’s what we make.

Ideas that move people.

Interested in seeing Juniors, Seniors and Graduate students


Ford Motor Co.
Career Exploration, Portfolio Reviews

At Ford, we go further to make our cars better, our employees happier and our planet a better place to be.

Interested in seeing ALL students

Ghostly International
Career Exploration, Portfolio Reviews

Ghostly International is a multi-platform cultural curator, a tightly knit aesthetic universe fulfilling the roles of art gallery, design house, clothing designer, technology innovator, music-publishing company–and, yes, record label–in one.

Interested in seeing Juniors, Seniors and Graduate Students

Global Team Blue (GTB, formerly Team Detroit)
Internships, Jobs, Portfolio Reviews

GTB is a 21st Century version of the full-service agency.
You name it. We make it: whatever we need to capture peoples’ hearts and minds. To compel them to call, click, comment, share and buy. Every campaign is unique. But there’s always a single component at its heart: an idea.

Interested in seeing Juniors, Seniors, Graduate Students

Internships, Jobs

Gwydion produces virtual reality and augmented reality software for major VR/AR platforms. Gwyion has over a year of VR/AR production experience, and specializes in building synergy between entertainment and utility. Past projects include games used for physical therapy at Mott Children’s hospital, a 3D viewer application used for research and teaching at the University of Michigan, and an open world RPG game that raised $15K on Kickstarter

Interested in seeing Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students.

Career Exploration, Internships, Jobs, Portfolio Reviews

Looking for Visual Designers, User Experience Designers, User Experience Researchers, Design Developers

Interested in seeing Juniors, Seniors, Grad Students

InPrint, Inc.
Internships, Portfolio Reviews

Portfolio Reviews for design oriented students
Interested in seeing Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors and Graduate Students

Michigan Creative
Career Exploration, Portfolio Reviews

Michigan Creative is a team of writers, designers, project managers, photographers, and web and video professionals who provide creative services for the U-M campus and Health System.

Interested in seeing Juniors and Seniors

Mike Campau Digital Imagery
Career Exploration, Portfolio Reviews

Mike has climbed the ladder of studio and agency life and now has over 15 years of valuable experience under his belt. Through the years, he has worked on high profile brands like Chevrolet, WWE, Budweiser, Ford, Pepsi, ESPN, and Sony to name a few. His talents have also landed him celebrity projects including Tim Allen, Kid Rock, Mike Tyson, Roger Daltrey, Dave Grohl, Tracy Morgan, Zac Brown, and many more. Known for his dynamic images and clean execution style, Mike is constantly striving to not only meet, but exceed his high visual standards.

Interested in seeing All Students
Concentrating in Photography and/or Digital Art (CGI and Photoshop)


Internships, Portfolio Reviews

Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America.

Interested in seeing ALL students.

Porter One Design
Internships, Portfolio Reviews

We provide branding/company identity, graphic design, marketing/collateral content development, advertising, website development, and printing services to a diverse group of clients across the country.

Interested in seeing Sophomores and Juniors

Internships, Portfolio Reviews

Making the world a better place through design and communication

Interested in seeing ALL Students

Quicken Loans and Companies
Internships, Jobs, Portfolio Reviews

Quicken, and its family of companies including Detroit Venture Partners, is always looking to Stamps students and graduates to assist with our design and creative needs.

Interested in seeing ALL students

River Gallery & Exhibits
Career Exploration, Internships, Jobs, Portfolio Reviews

Our aim is to provide a place for participation and appreciation of the arts through rotating exhibits, musical performances, film screenings, performance art and artist workshops.

Interested in seeing Seniors and Graduate Students

University of Michigan Athletic Department
Internships, Portfolio Reviews

We are looking for students familiar with Photoshop and Illustrator to assist with graphic design projects. We are interested in summer interns and have positions for the upcoming school year as well.

Interested in seeing Juniors and Seniors

Uproar Communications
Internships, Portfolio Reviews

  Market analysis
  Strategic planning
  Product & brand identification
  Web & social media design, implementation, maintenance & integration
  Creative package
  Public relations planning & implementation
  Advertising campaigns with media procurement & placement
  Trade & event planning

Interested in seeing Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors