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!
“Wheels Of Fury” is tackling the problem “How to reduce the severity and or the occurrence of bicycle injuries.” We conducted our first round of research consisting of general observations, and interviews with both non-cyclists, casual cyclists and cyclist enthusiasts.
Our team is tackling the issue of how to make book sharing and swapping easier on campus. We all know how annoying the process typically is and how much money we have spend on text books! Not to mention all the paper that gets used when buying new books. It’s our goal to help the … Read More
This weekend, I had the pleasure of attending UXXU as one of 50 invited participants from across the US. UXXU was a wildly ambitious effort to design systemic solutions for some of the most vexing social challenges. On January 28th and 29th, 40 top UX designers and 10 gifted visual designers convened in Chicago to tackle … Read More