Monthly Archives: November 2012

Design Activism

This week I did not attend the creativity form but I did find the videos that were required to watch really interesting. I think that the guy who is in them had really interesting information and he was very fun to … Continue reading

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Let’s Be Social

I am not sure if I had an “epiphany” in a sense but I did grasp a lot from this weeks learning. This week we discussed Design Activism in which in my own interpretation as a sense of social awareness … Continue reading

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There’s no right way

Design activism is design thinking, imagination and practice applied knowingly and unknowingly to creat a counter-narrative aimed at generating and balancing positive social, institutional, environmental and/or economic change. Furthermore, the activist or the designer has to possess a different set … Continue reading

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BE GREAT

This week I did not have much of an epiphany. I thought that the reading was very difficult to understand and I don’t think I truly grasped the concept of Design Activism. I did however take a message away from … Continue reading

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Changes.

This week I didn’t have an epiphany but attending the Creativity Forum has really inspired and motivated me to do so much more in life. The most important thing that was emphasized at the event was to be passionate about … Continue reading

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C-R-E-A-T-I-V-E

I guess you could say that this week I had a little bit of a learning epiphany. I learned what the meaning behind design activism was. I took design activism as designing to create a counter narrative aimed at generating … Continue reading

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My own little lesson

This week I did not have an epiphany. I was actually quite confused by this reading. It was difficult to stay focused on and the difficult to see writing did not help.  I believe I understood the general concept that … Continue reading

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Tying Up Loose Ends

I did not necessarily have a learning epiphany this week, but a lot of things make more sense now than ever before. The beginning of this week was a little hard for me because I was trying to read the … Continue reading

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Creative Epiphany

This week, I wouldn’t say I really had a learning epiphany, but more a creative epiphany. Last Tuesday I was one of the students who attended the creativity forum and had a very interesting and motivating time during the forum. … Continue reading

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No Wash Garments. Really?

I cannot help but to link Faud Luke’s Contemporary Expressions with Tom Lombardo’s Thinking Ahead:  In The Value of Future Consciousness, Lombardo explains the way psychologists are recognizing the importance of the way we think, act, and our successes and … Continue reading

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