Author Archives: Kim Lewandowski

Working Group generally impressed with art direction

Last week, iFactory’s creative team presented the first round of art direction to the Working Group. In the first round, the art directors use our imagery and branding standards to develop a set of possible layouts and type treatments (design … Continue reading

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Advisory Committee meeting postponed

Following the passing of Dr. Thomas Pellegrino, the Website Advisory Committee meeting originally scheduled for Monday, November 21 has been re-scheduled for Tuesday, November 29, from noon-1 p.m. Please let us know if you have any questions.

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We need your help to evaluate new website prototype

EVMS needs help evaluating the school’s new website prototype. Please take the usability test and share this link – http://evms-usability.ifactory.com/ab.php – with friends, family and colleagues. We’d like to have as much input as possible from people inside the institution … Continue reading

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Site map, wireframes and art direction

Monday, iFactory presented the second round of the proposed private-site site map to the Website Working Group. The group was pleased with the progress. Next Wednesday and Thursday, Pete and Carolyn from iFactory will be on campus to conduct usability … Continue reading

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Working Group reviewing Round 2 of private-site site map

The Website Working Group (PDF) will meet Monday, Nov. 7 at 9 a.m. to review the round two of site map for the new public website. Feedback will be due from the Working Group members by the end of the … Continue reading

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Working Group will review Round 2 of public site wireframes

The Website Working Group (PDF) will meet Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 10 a.m. to review the second round of wireframes for the new public website. Feedback will be due from the Working Group members by the end of the day … Continue reading

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Round 1 of wireframes well-received by Website Working Group

Our partners at iFactory presented the initial wireframes for the new website design to the Website Working Group this morning. First impressions were very positive, including comments such as “Excellent, logical,” “Well organized, intuitive,” and “Looks great, very easy to … Continue reading

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Next step in the website design: Wireframes

A wireframe is essentially a line drawing of a web page, with no colors, images, or really any design at all. It’s used to illustrate where on a page elements such as the navigation menu will appear. It identifies all … Continue reading

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Content inventory, site map and common intranet tasks – and a reminder

Following are activities from the past week on the website improvement project: We sent the Intranet content inventory to iFactory for their review. iFactory delivered version 3 of the new site map; we have a phone conference scheduled for Monday … Continue reading

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Progress on the website improvement project this week

Now that we have selected a content-management system, we have a lot going on with the website project now. Tuesday, Sept. 20, we conducted two meetings with iFactory and representatives of the Website Working Group to further discuss and refine … Continue reading

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