Welcoming New DFA Fellows 2017!

July 26, 2017DFA Behind the Scenes, MSU, Profiles, Rice

DFA National is excited to introduce our two new wonderful Fellows joining us for 2017-2018! Design for America Fellows empower a network of 1300+ innovative DFAers to create social impact with their local communities while developing and delivered human-centered design education to 37 campus studios. Please join us in welcoming Ken and Geneva! Ken Hunter Bachelor’s of Fine Arts and … Read More

Introducing: New DFA Studios 2017!

July 21, 2017Leadership, New Studio

We are proud to welcome Carnegie Mellon University, University of Vermont, Portland State University, University of St. Thomas, and University of California, Los Angeles to the DFA Network. Stay tuned to see more stories of how these studios have brought the design innovation movement to their campuses – in the meantime, we can’t wait to see … Read More

Leadership Studio 2017 Highlights Urban Accessibility

July 10, 2017Leadership, Learning, Northwestern, Opportunities, Sponsors

Design for America is excited to introduce the 7th annual Leadership Studio! Leadership Studio is the signature, 5-day design sprint and leadership conference designed to prepare innovative student leaders for success in the upcoming year. This year, 100+ students from 35+ universities will come together at Northwestern from August 3-7 to tackle a social challenge … Read More

Welcoming Interns for Summer 2017!

June 22, 2017DFA Behind the Scenes, Learning, Profiles, Purdue, U Illinois

Say hello to 3 exceptional additions to the DFA team for the summer! DFA Interns will spend all summer practicing human-centered design at the organization level, supporting national design education programs, and growing their DFAmily network. We are so excited for them to gain experience planning and executing our annual large-scale design and leadership event … Read More