Let Go and Lead: Dean Ottino Feature

August 10, 2011Design, Northwestern

Article originally posted in McCormick School of Engineering. Julio Ottino, dean of the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science and main DFA supporter, was recently interviewed as part of Let Go & Lead, a video project by strategy execution and employee engagement firm Gagen MacDonald that aims to explore the ideas of leadership and … Read More

DFA NU Summer Studio: Projects Announced!

July 21, 2011Education, Health, Summer Studio

On Monday July 25, 2011, Design for America Northwestern will enter into it’s third year of Summer Studio. In the past student teams have tackled everything from hand-sanitization in hospitals to putting gardening curriculum in a box to share with all. This year’s projects are no less fascinating.

DFA Recognized by Core77 Awards!

July 14, 2011Health, Northwestern 1 Comment

It is our great honor and pleasure to share with you all that we have been recognized by this year’s Core77 Awards! Recognizing excellence in all areas of design enterprise, the Core77 Design Awards celebrates the richness of the design profession and its practitioners. For their inaugural year, they are presenting 15 categories of entry, … Read More