Orpha Rivera has worked as a graphic designer for a variety of business and institutions, including Harvard University, the Huntington Theater Company, and AECOM; after graduating from UXDI in May of 2014, she found work as a UX/UI Consultant for British startup Localtable, Designer in Residence with GA Boston, Rue La La, and Web Design Boston, she now is a user experience designer with Rightpoint.
A native Texan, Orpha has also lived in Florida, Boston, and the UK; she loves to travel, and one of her main sources of inspiration is looking at how different cultures around the world approach design in different ways.
Visual Design Fundamentals
This class teaches the basics of effective design by applying principles that have been mastered throughout the ages to the core concepts used in the industry today.
User Experience Design Immersive
Ten weeks. All day. Monday through Friday. Learn the skills of a UX designer and put them to work while building a comprehensive portfolio.
Breaking into User Experience Design
Join General Assembly for an Ask Us Anything session to learn how you can make a successful transition to a job in user experience design.
User Experience Design
In this course, students learn to build wireframes, implement best practices for common design patterns and analyze business goals from a user perspective.
Introduction to User Experience Design (UX)
This class aims to demystify user experience by giving a practical and simple introduction to UX through exploring some of its core concepts.