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DFA Alumni Week Featured Story: Andrew Martin

DFA Alumni Week Featured Story: Andrew Martin

May 26, 2017

All week long we’re welcoming 2017 DFA graduates to the alumni network and celebrating our current DFAlumni! Check back in for daily stories featuring how alumni are applying their DFA skills and experience in their careers. Andrew focuses on collaboration and iteration to ensure creativity in the design process. Check it out: Andrew Martin, DFA Vanderbilt ‘16, is a Product Development Engineer … Read More

DFAlumni Week Featured Story: Emma Townley-Smith

DFAlumni Week Featured Story: Emma Townley-Smith

May 25, 2017

All week long we’re welcoming 2017 DFA graduates to the alumni network and celebrating our current DFAlumni! Check back in for daily stories featuring how alumni are applying their DFA skills and experience in their careers. Emma uses empathy to address sensitive topics and focus on user needs. Check it out: Emma Townley-Smith, DFA Stanford ‘16, is an Associate Product Manager at Capital One … Read More

DFAlumni Week Featured Story: Aaron Lewis

DFAlumni Week Featured Story: Aaron Lewis

May 24, 2017

All week long we’re welcoming 2017 DFA graduates to the alumni network and celebrating our current DFAlumni! Check back in for daily stories featuring how alumni are applying their DFA skills and experience in their careers. Aaron uses DFA skills to bring together interdisciplinary ideas and ensure a proper user experience. Check it out: Aaron Lewis, DFA Yale ’16, is an Associate Product Designer … Read More

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