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Announcing Summer Internships with DFA!

Announcing Summer Internships with DFA!

January 26, 2017

DFA is excited to announce that applications for Summer 2017 internship positions at DFA National are now open! The future will be built by leaders that use empathetic understanding and bold action. We are seeking three exceptional DFAers to help execute Design for America’s vision with our award winning design, leadership, and social impact trainings. … Read More

Fall 2016 Project Highlights

Fall 2016 Project Highlights

January 25, 2017

This past fall, DFA students, mentors, and community members have collaborated on 160 meaningful, local, and social projects. Check out 2016 highlights of the DFA network below!

Welcome DFA Pitt!

Welcome DFA Pitt!

January 24, 2017

Design for America would like to welcome our newest studio, DFA Pitt, to the DFAmily! Inspired by his step-brother Zach, DFA U Maryland Co-founder, Pitt sophomore Raanan Gurewitsch rallied a group of students from all across the university to start a DFA studio. Housed within the Innovation Institute at the University of Pittsburgh, DFA Pitt … Read More