This article highlighted the impacts of a national economic conditions in 1981 that left many people in Eugene, Oregon 'hanging on for dear life.'

The proof was in the numbers, so attempting to make the numbers less boring to readers, my graphic built on the idea of employment as a heartbeat passing through a container of different employment sectors mentioned.

A cathode ray tube was the state-of-the-art way to represent the technology sector at the time.


Role: Graphics Editor

Setting: Oregon Daily Emerald, University of Oregon

Location: Eugene, Oregon

Year: 1981

Media: India ink and Zip-A-Tone on Clearprint drafting vellum