Here at Design for America, we work with non-design students and non-design partners. So we get the “what is design?” questions a lot. To help answer this, our very own Sami Nerenberg has shared a simple tool to help us and hopefully help you answer this question for the Industrial Design Magazine, Core77.
DFA HQ spoke with the awesome bunch of core-team DFA students over at Cornell this week and their projects looking at healthy food for both the Cornell and Ithaca community are off to a great start! They’re doing their research, talking to users and domain experts and getting ready for this weekend’s Ideation Charrette!
Um, did we say awesome!? Check out one of DFA Northwestern’s prize winning designs, Jerry the Bear, by students: Aaron Horowitz, Hannah Chung, Yuri Malina, and Mert Iseri.
DFA Northwestern teams are kicking their projects into high gear as the quarter is coming to a close and teams get ready to move forward into prototyping and user-testing in the Spring! We had an amazing turn-out last night, especially considering this week is finals!
The University of Texas at Austin and Dell are looking for university students around the world with innovative ideas to solve a social or environmental problem. They’re giving away more than $100,000 in cash prizes to at least five winning teams who will be flown to Austin, Texas for an expense-paid Finalist Week-End that culminates … Read More
With over 20 students in attendance, DfA Cornell student leader, Alix Gerber and faculty advisor, Leah Scolere kick things off with a fantastic workshop for the Spring!