Our Alumni Do Great Things

For over a decade, Designlab alumni have been changing the world of product design – all around the world.

KP Mendoza
Gloria Wang
Andres Quinche
Emily Lippolis

Our Global Alumni Network

When you enroll in a Designlab course you’ll be joining a diverse community of creatives that together represent nearly every industry imaginable – from tech to healthcare, finance, non-profits, education, and entertainment – in companies big and small.

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UX Academy Students Switched Careers
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Meet Max Rosero

Max's design journey epitomizes ongoing career evolution and skillful adaptability. After four years at Google, Max used UX Academy to transition to a career in design. Since then, Max has worked in a range of product design roles, including being the founding designer at Troupe, a successful iOS travel app.

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Meet Niya Watkins

When Niya realized her career in international affairs wasn't what she wanted, she turned to UX Academy to transition into UX design.  Now a Senior Product Designer at The Atlantic, Niya shares her unique path into UX design, her transformative experience at Designlab, and her advice for aspiring designers.

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Meet James Everett

From health coach to UX designer and mentor – James's story is one of transformation and resilience. Overcoming initial feelings of impostor syndrome, James persevered through UX Academy to land his first UX role. Now, as a UX lead contractor specializing in healthcare projects, he returns to mentor the next generation of emerging talent.

Alumni Benefits

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Your journey with Designlab doesn’t end when your courses do; it’s just the beginning of a lifelong connection to our community. Here are just a few benefits of being a Designlab alumnus:

Lifetime access to course materials
Continued access to the Designlab Discord server
Access to exclusive online events and workshops
Opportunity to become a Designlab mentor

take the first step to joining our illustrious network of alumni

Our Students, Alumni, and Mentors Work at Top Companies Around the World