Reneé Seward

Reneé Seward is an Associate Professor and Program Coordinator of the Communication Design program at the University of Cincinnati’s College of Design, Architecture, Art & Planning. In 2002, she graduated from that graphic design program; she received her Masters from North Carolina State in 2008.

Reneé has been teaching typography, exhibition design, and graphic design since 2009. Her research focuses on the development of digital and physical tools addressing literacy problems in our society. Currently, she runs a company selling her reading tool, See Words®. The impetus for See Words stems from a friend’s child who struggled to read. Reneé is a Cincy Innovates winner, and recently was acknowledged as a Rising Tech star by ComSpark, awarded the Business Courier’s Best Software of the Year.