Tag: Academia

Parsons Students Present at Brown Bag at NYHQ

Parsons Students Present at Brown Bag at NYHQ

  Last Thursday, students from the Parsons Design for UNICEF class presented their final project concepts at a Brown Bag at UNICEF NYHQ. The course, taught in fall 2014, was a collaboration with the Innovation Unit and Tanzania Country Office, and part of the graduate program in Design and Technology at Parsons. […]

Design for UNICEF at Parsons

Design for UNICEF at Parsons

Note: This story is part of a series of posts about the Innovation Unit’s most recent round of Design for UNICEF programs, which engage students from diverse backgrounds around priority issues in UNICEF’s work. The Design for UNICEF Course is a semester-long university course open to students from a variety of disciplines. […]

Design Partnership Recognized by Core 77 Design Awards

Design Partnership Recognized by Core 77 Design Awards

This Fall, UNICEF’s Innovation Lab in Kampala, Uganda, will embark upon its third year working with graduate students and faculty from Media Design Practices (MDP) at Art Center College of Design. The partnership is integrated into the design program’s unique curriculum, for which they recently received the prestigious 2014 Core […]

Global Design for UNICEF Challenge

The Global Design for UNICEF Challenge is a competition that gives students the opportunity to work with UNICEF – the world’s leading advocate for children – to come up with innovative solutions to pressing development problems. UNICEF believes that students are ideal partners in this effort, bringing fresh ideas, familiarity […]