Design for America @ UX 4 GOOD

February 4, 2011Presentation

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

Trung Le Lecture: The Third Teacher

February 4, 2011Presentation

You are invited to a special public lecture by Trung Le on OWP/P Cannon Design’s work in the new learning landscape for education…the future classroom.

This event is co-hosted by the Segal Design Institute, Design for America, and IIT.

Design by Youth Project at ID: Trung Le’s lecture is related to the Design by Youth Project/Advanced Design Research collaborative ID team Helen Tong, Gretchen Kelly & Diba Salimi with Judith Gregory, Miguel Cervantes & Cecilia Ambros, and Chicago public high schools.

Bruce Mau Discusses Design for America

February 4, 2011Northwestern

Bruce Mau, prominent Canadian designer and owner of Bruce Mau Design, based in Chicago, IL, sits down with CBC Canadian Radio in “To Err is Human” where he discusses Design for America and all the great work going on at the Northwestern Studio!

DFA NU Winter Quarter Training!

January 17, 2011Northwestern

What better way to celebrate MLK day than with kicking off DFA at NU’s Winter Quarter training session. The studio was packed with over 40 students to create the eight teams for the quarter. Stay tuned for updates on the development of their projects!

DFA NU Winter Kick-Off!

January 13, 2011Health, Northwestern

The DFA at Northwestern studio is ready and rearing to go for the upcoming winter quarter. They’ve got a full line up of exciting projects and just launched their kick-off event with over 50 students excited to use their skills for the great good! Students showed up from all types of backgrounds ranging from psychology, … Read More