Stan Ruecker as part of the “A Day in the Life of the Digital Humanities” team was announced as the winner of the 2014 Canadian Society for Digital Humanities (CSDH/SCHN) Outstanding Contribution Award.
Students Thomas Gaskin, Maggee Bond, Anushree Jain, and Alisa Weinstein placed first with their project “Catalyst” and Fernando De Buen, Brian Lucas, Amanda Rosenberg, Evan Scott, and Ariana Shadlyn placed second with their project “Axon”.
Four ID dual-degree students and recent graduates were accepted to Beta Gamma Sigma, the International Honor Society for business students. Membership is the highest recognition a business student anywhere in the world can receive in a business program accredited by AACSB International.
Laura Forlano posted her article Digital Fabrication and Hybrid Materialities after a visit to an exhibition about digital fabrication at New York’s Museum of Art and Design prompted consideration of the hybrid nature of digital application, 2013
“Everyone has a different opinion about how to interpret product design, for instance. As a designer, you have to have a lot of clever ideas as well, and it’s great to see all these divergent ideas, unique and original to the problem they’re trying to solve. This is a great show.”
Kristine Angell, a Master of Design/BMA candidate (’12), and Kristi Leach, a past IIT student, won first place in the Chicago Innovation Awards student competition hosted by IIT Stuart School of Business.
A team of IIT Institute of Design graduate students (David Kodinsky, Tuduyen Annie Nguyen, Will Skelton, Parminder Kaur, Yu Yin) recently had their research paper accepted to the ACM conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS 2012).
Current MDM student Jose Mello’s article “Service Design Creates Breakthrough Cultural Change in the Brazilian Financial Market” was published in the January 2012 issue of Touchpoint, the Journal of Service Design.