PRESS RELEASE: NISOD Announces 2022 Student Graphic Design Winner

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NISOD Announces 2022 Student Graphic Design Winner

Austin, Texas, April 19, 2022 – The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) announced that Javier Zamarripa, a student at Wake Technical Community College (NC), is the winner of the 2022 Student Graphic Design Contest.

As the winning student artist, Javier receives $1,000 and five poster-size copies of his design. Additionally, NISOD will showcase Javier’s winning design on all promotional materials related to NISOD’s 2023 conference, including the front cover of the conference program. Javier’s college, Wake Technical Community College, receives a complimentary 2022-2023 NISOD membership.

“There were so many great entries submitted for this year’s Student Graphic Design Contest,” said Edward J. Leach, NISOD’s executive director. “We applaud all of the students for their creativity and thank them for helping us raise awareness of our annual conference.”

NISOD offers sincere congratulations to Javier and Wake Technical Community College, and we look forward to showcasing this original artwork whenever possible. For more information about NISOD’s Student Graphic Design Contest, visit

NISOD provides budget-friendly, high-quality, and faculty-focused programs and resources for community and technical colleges that want to make the most of their professional development dollars. For over 40 years, NISOD has aligned a wide array of benefits with the needs of our members, which explains why the American Association of Community Colleges named NISOD, “The country’s leading provider of professional development for community college faculty, staff, and administrators.”

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Javier’s winning design.