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From the IxD Studio to the Field, Pt. III: A Conversation with Alum Jason Branch

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How to overcome Imposter Syndrome as a UXD internship seeker

Imposter syndrome is the experience of feeling like a phony. You feel as though at any moment you will be found out as...

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My Journey with Meditation

Meditation was something that I had always heard about since I was a child. I would always picture it as something only the...

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3 Lessons I Learned Spending 6 Years in the US

My Journey: I was born and raised in Shenzhen, China. In August 2016, I came to the US with my large and heavy...

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Beyond design thinking

In September 2021, I started my MFA in Interaction Design at the School of Visual Arts. Coming from a communication design background, I...

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A Tale of Two Whoopi’s / How My Hyena Laugh Got Its Groove Back

I was fifteen years old sitting in my sophomore year English class when I first saw it. The smart board flickered on and...


From Architecture to UX Design

Back in 2015, the passion for combining art and engineering had drawn me to architecture, a traditional design discipline, in my undergraduate. About...

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Design lessons learned from a nomadic lifestyle

In 28 years, I have lived in seven countries: Pakistan, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Romania, Turkey, the United Kingdom, and the United...

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What I learned during the first semester of my graduate program

Preface As an undergraduate student, I had a great dream to study abroad. I decided to pursue the SVA Interaction Design master’s degree...

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Meet the Class of 2023:

Meet the students of the Class of 2023! Over the next few weeks, we’ll be highlighting incoming students, so our community can get...

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A Day In The Alumni life of Paola Rangel: LinkedIn Senior Product Designer

Paola Rangel is currently based in the Bay Area working as a Senior Product Designer at LinkedIn. She earned her MFA in Interaction...

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A Day in The Life of Alumni Kenrick Ramsay: The New York Times Associate Product Designer

Kenrick Ramsay is currently working as an Associate Product Designer at The New York Times. He earned his MFA in Interaction Design at...