What Others are saying

Here is the latest buzz on “design thinking” and related topics from sources we trust. Enjoy!

ID earns top recognition from Core77 in Social Impact

June 30, 2022, 5:10 pm – Core77 has announced the honorees of its eleventh annual Design Awards. The Institute of Design, home to the only US design school devoted completely to graduate students and the first to offer a PhD, has won and earned more honors than any other ... [ Read the full story ... ]

Institute of Design seeks next dean

June 30, 2022, 4:46 pm – The Illinois Institute of Technology (Illinois Tech) seeks an ambitious, entrepreneurial, and strategic leader to serve as the next dean of the Institute of Design (ID). Founded by László Moholy-Nagy as The New Bauhaus in 1937, ID is known for pio... [ Read the full story ... ]

The relevance of emotions

June 22, 2022, 9:04 pm – By Rodrigo Isasi (MDM 2013) ID alum Rodrigo Isasi (MDM 2013) was our 2022 Commencement Speaker. As the CEO of Delosi, Isasi is the first design-trained CEO in a non-design-driven company in Peru. Delosi is a leading restaurant franchise which oper... [ Read the full story ... ]

Jessica Meharry, PhD, Associate Professor, Columbia College Chicago

June 21, 2022, 8:33 pm – By Thaddeus Mast Jessica Meharry (PhD 2022) has argued that bias and power asymmetries plague human-centered design, an approach used industry-wide, and she’s working to promote an alternative “anti-oppressive design framework.” Meharry successful... [ Read the full story ... ]

Gauri Bhatt, Design Researcher, Round Feather

June 21, 2022, 3:39 pm – By Andrew Wyder It was through a book written by Institute of Design Professor Emeritus Vijay Kumar that Gauri Bhatt first learned about design methods, a turning point that led her to a passion for, and a career in, design research. During her gr... [ Read the full story ... ]

Steve presenting “Stop Solving Problems!” at CEDIM

June 6, 2022, 4:11 pm – I’ll be presenting Stop Solving Problems! as part of the CEDIM Innovation Talk series. This free talk will be online (via Zoom), on Thursday June 30th, at 6:30 CT. Register here. The post Steve presenting “Stop Solving Problems!” at CEDIM first ap... [ Read the full story ... ]

Yes, we can design it! But should we?

June 3, 2022, 9:56 pm – By Monica Villazon San Martin (MDes 2022) Monica Villazon San Martin (MDes 2022) spoke at May 14, 2022 Institute of Design (ID) Commencement Ceremony. Following is the transcript and video of her speech. Three weeks ago, during a job interview — o... [ Read the full story ... ]

Register for EPIC2022!

May 31, 2022, 2:51 pm – Registration is open for EPIC2022! Join us in the heart of Amsterdam’s historic canal district or from anywhere in the world to explore our theme of RESILIENCE. EPIC2022 is the premier international conference on ethnography in business. We promot... [ Read the full story ... ]

Favorite EPIC PechaKuchas

May 25, 2022, 5:48 pm – In anticipation of our 18th annual conference, and in loving memory of two incredible EPIC people who championed this format—Paul Ratliff and Suzanne Thomas—we're sharing just a few of our favorite PechaKucha presentations. PechaKucha are performa... [ Read the full story ... ]

Dummy Title 5

May 23, 2022, 12:56 pm [ Read the full story ... ]

Dummy Title 4

May 23, 2022, 12:55 pm [ Read the full story ... ]

Dummy Title 3

May 23, 2022, 12:55 pm [ Read the full story ... ]

Dummy Title 2

May 23, 2022, 12:54 pm [ Read the full story ... ]




Author: | Last modified: September 29, 2015

Pin It on Pinterest