MEET- IXD 2012: Bringing Down Boundaries
The department hosted MEET-IXD 2012 on Friday, February 24, an event that brought a range of companies from start-ups to large brands together with talented students to engage in conversation over work, ideologies, and employment opportunities.
I recently completed my first semester in the Interaction Design program, and in my second semester, joined Meetup as a part-time intern. From my very first day at Meetup, I felt my school and work worlds overlapping.
Thinking Thesis: Michael Yap’s preliminary prototyping
Michael Yap's latest thesis blog post explores his examination of the hypothesis: encoding the physical world with data can create awareness, meaning, and behavior change.
BIG♥NYC at Times Square
Faculty member, Jake Barton and his company, Local Projects collaborated with BIG (Bjarke Ingels Group), FLATCUT, just released The Big Heart NYC Project as a part of the Times Square Alliance Public Art Program this Valentine’s Day, which will be on display through the month of February.
Interaction Design’s Social Media Officer Sana Rao will curate a story from the incoming first-year class. This post comes from Joonseo Bae.
Amit Pitaru in The Atlantic
Kitchen Table Coders, a weekly salon/workshop in Brooklyn, is the brainchild of faculty member Amit Pitaru and fellow creative coder, David Nolen. This week, the Atlantic featured an article written by Steven Heller on the project.
Alumnus gathers accolades
The Explore 9/11 app that alum Eric St. Onge, worked on during his 2011 summer internship with Local Projects, received yet another accolade. This time at the Interaction Awards in the Engaging category right after winning the gold in the MUSE awards by the American Association of Museums.
Thinking thesis: Sera Koo’s grad school survival kit informs her service design prototype
An excerpt from the thesis blog of second-year student Sera Koo.
Video as a shared language
Each week, Interaction Design’s Social Media Officer Sana Rao will curate a story from the incoming first-year class. This post comes from Tom Harman.
Registration for Summer Intensive 2012
Registration for the 2012 Summer Intensive opens this April.