APPLICATION COUNTDOWN: 4 DAYS!! Design for America at UCLA is off to a fantastic start. As many of you know, DFA focuses on creating local, social impact through design and UCLA’s team has gone to the ends of the earth to find students who are enthusiastic and dedicated to doing so. Literally! Their first meeting … Read More
APPLICATION COUNTDOWN: 5 DAYS!! This just in… an update from applicants at RISD/Brown! They took their kick-off to the streets to spread the word about DFA and to start collecting student names and ideas for potential community projects. Student passer-byers shared their thoughts via post-it notes and cardboard stands on what issues they felt passionately … Read More
APPLICATION COUNTDOWN: 6 DAYS!! This made our day to get an update from Stanford’s team on their applications. Check out the summary below sent to us by one of the student leaders, Aidan Baker. Really excited to see the projects that come out of it and get to learn more from these awesome students!
As an example of a Design for America project, check out one of DFA Northwestern team’s projects tackling issues of Bike Safety!
This just in, our DFA Northwestern Studio has submitted several innovative ideas for this year’s Diabetes Mine Competition. From bio-inspired glucose reading, similar to a mood ring to know when you need to test, to an all in one, super easy and convenient testing device, the NU Teams have brought some serious ideas to the … Read More