Technical Communication & Information Design 2021


2021 LAS Awards

Curtis Blair
Outstanding Undergraduate Student
Curtis Blair is a senior in the Technical Communication and Information Design program and will graduate May 14, 2021. Curtis worked in higher education as an Admission Evaluator and as a Veteran’s Certifying Official. While working on professional development, Curtis earned a certificate in project management, which kindled a passion for systematic processes and technical writing. The desire for concise and direct communication lead to enrolling at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs. At UCCS, Curtis started his academic career as a student employee for the Degree Audit and Transfer Credit Office. The position with DATC provided unique networking opportunities that lead to a technical writer summer internship followed by a position as an undergraduate UX researcher. After graduation, Curtis is looking forward to starting a career as a UX Designer to explore product design and making technology more engaging and enjoyable.