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FINAL BLOG

To me, sustainability is choices, practices, and lifestyles that are future oriented and focused on providing minimal damage and cost for future generations and users. It is difficult to put into words, exactly what sustainability is, but I think in … Continue reading

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Blog 11-Option 1

As this semester has gone on, I have been directly faced with the task of designing for the older generation. At first I begrudgingly dragged my feet at design objectives, but as I learned more about the aging population, the … Continue reading

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Blog 10

According to the probes package, Ms. Susan leads a very unique life for a 64 year old woman. She loves to wear color, and loves listening to music. As far as her physical settings, her home is very interesting. She … Continue reading

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Blog 9

I thought that Tim Brown’s reading to be very eye opening, I was fascinated by the idea of extreme users and Design Activism. To cater to the simplest living population, to inspire and provide products for first and third world … Continue reading

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Blog 8

Last week’s lecture on empathic design was more in depth than I had previously learned, and I was thoroughly enthralled by the process. The in depth process of empathic design really elevates the client experience and the overall design.  I … Continue reading

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My Sustainability Journey

If I have learned anything from this class, it is that nothing will ever be the same. I think I have gotten complacent, and I tend to forget that the world is constantly changing. I typically assume that the world … Continue reading

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LOLA Show and the Sustainability Guru

I presented this week on the LOLA Show and I think it went extremely well. It was fascinating to see how even the members of my group and myself could pick such diverse topics but relate them to something like … Continue reading

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