Testimonials About Speaker and Applied Learning Expert Sean Nixon


I leave with great ideas and excitement in my heart that there is more to design than just brochures and logos, now designing has more than two dimensions.”
Neslihan Ulus, Alumna


“The Graphic Design Program at SUNY Ulster – under the leadership of Sean Nixon – has grown to be by far the best source in the Hudson Valley for well prepared transfer students to our Graphic Design Program”
Arthur Hoener – Head of Graphic Design SUNY New Paltz


All of us are impressed with what the Real World Classroom drew out of them. Thank you again for a wonderful experience.
Town of Esopus Library, Client


I am a huge fan of Sean Nixon’s Real World Classroom™, a program that combines local businesses, non-profit organizations and the community to provide real-life experience for students before they go out into the “real world”.”
Irene Berner, Client


I have learned more about art, community and teamwork in the last semester than I have in the last several years of my life.”
Shawn Crosby – Alumnus


“Your presentation was highly informative and concise. Students and faculty approached me telling me how impressed they were with the presentation and the innovative learning that you are facilitating. I am thrilled that the community had a chance to hear you speak!
Dimitry Tetin Assistant Professor of Design – SUNY New Paltz


“The program opened doors for me and gave me the confidence I needed to start saying “yes!” to new opportunities.”
Alumna Kate Brodowska – Alumna


“The program helped to launch my career!
Lauren Elizabeth Yaro – Alumna


“The program was by far the most informative and helpful thing in my college career.”
Brendan Meyer – Alumnus


A leader in the academic community, Sean…creates a community that continues long after graduation.”
Chris Seubert – Director of Academic Travel, SUNY Ulster


“It is so much more than software and clients; it’s a philosophy, a way of life.
Joan Mena – Alumna


“I can see a number of ways that this can be applied to our campus, and I will be reaching out to share these ideas.
– Stan Skrabut, Ed.D. Director of Technology-Enhanced Instruction. Jamestown Community College