Entrepreneurial Design, taught by Gary Chou and Christina Xu, asks first-year students to launch a Kickstarter project that raises $1,000 and gets 50 backers. Last week students launched their Kickstarters and now you can learn more about their projects which run the gamut from galleries for the marginalized to activity kits for the kids, and from underwater photography photobooks to library love letters.
Students Amsha Kalra, Christine Lawton and Amy Ashida were interviewed by Verizon News about their Hubble project which attempts to teach children about the real world using new technologies.
Second-year student Katarina Yee and her team, Team Pirouette, won the IxD18 Student Design Challenge with their project keyHue.
The grant winners of NYC Media Lab's Verizon and Combine programs have been announced and there are winners from SVA!
Un-Urban Experiments is a summer workshop that brings together students from New York and Scandinavia to work on a design challenge at the intersection of the urban and the "un-urban" in Træna, Norway, a village in the Arctic Circle.
Out of a global entry pool, students Amy Ashida and Katarina Yee were selected as finalists in the IxDA Student Design Challenge.