Dogs and Their Designers
Today is August 26, also known as National Dog Day. In honor of all our faithful four-legged friends, we are re-running this post, which originally posted on November 11, 2008.
Case Study Use: Teaching History and Notes for Educators
In an effort to document use of case studies in Design and Social Enterprise series from Yale School of Management, Change Observer maintains a history of where cases have been taught or adopted into curriculum. Teaching notes are also available upon request.
Reasons Not to Be Pretty: Symposium on Design, Social Change and the “Museum”
In April, 2010, 22 designers, historians, curators, educators and journalists met at Rockefeller Foundation’s Bellagio Center on Lake Como, in Italy, to discuss the museum’s role in the 21st century in relation to design for social change. Participants from cultural institutions in 11 countries engaged in a far-ranging and illuminating conversation. Here, a report on this symposium sponsored by the Rockefeller Foundation and organized by Winterhouse Institute.