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Final Blog

Final Epiphany Blog: When now looking at what sustainability and sustainable design is, I view it much differently than I did at the beginning of this course. At the beginning of this course, I viewed it more as a definition … Continue reading

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Blog 10

In week 13, we focused on empathic design with older individuals. After hearing about this in lecture, I have realized that empathic design is the best way to approach designing for consumers. This is because by steeping into the consumer’s … Continue reading

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Blog 8- Taylor Green

During week 10, there was a lot of hands on activities that the class participated in. Personally, this is my favorite way of learning because I get to actually see the concept being applied to real life experiences. On Monday, … Continue reading

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Blog 7

  When learning about empathic design, I began to realize how important it is to incorporate in every design. Empathic design is basically designing with the consumer in mind. How they feel about the product Is very important when considering … Continue reading

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Blog 6

During week 7, we wrapped up the previous week’s discussion of biomimicry. Biomimicry is taking inspiration from nature and implementing it into designs that is better for the environment and reduces the world’s carbon footprint. Nature principles is all about … Continue reading

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Blog 5

Blog 5 During week 6, we focused on the power of eco friendly design. On Monday, the reading (for merchandising students) touched on the power of incorporating greenery throughout stores. This has proven to have positive effects on consumers and … Continue reading

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Blog 4

During week 5, we mainly discussed the concept of designing with nature in mind. On both Monday and Wednesday, our learning communities came together to execute different activities such as designing a store front. While doing this, we had to … Continue reading

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