HourSchool

Inspired from a research project from Austin Center for Design, Alex Pappas and I co-founded HourSchool to provide a platform offering in-person, peer-led, bite-sized classes, taught by people in our community. Building a company, a product, and a team from

HourSchool

Inspired from a research project from Austin Center for Design, Alex Pappas and I co-founded HourSchool to provide a platform offering in-person, peer-led, bite-sized classes, taught by people in our community. Building a company, a product, and a team from

Protected: Carnival Mobile Strategy

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Protected: Carnival Mobile Strategy

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HourSchool in a Box – Core77 Design Award Notable Winner

I led the partnership between HourSchool and Green Doors, a permanent supportive housing community in Austin, Texas, to co-design a peer education program. The community manager and I started off the project with the intention to build a web platform for

HourSchool in a Box – Core77 Design Award Notable Winner

I led the partnership between HourSchool and Green Doors, a permanent supportive housing community in Austin, Texas, to co-design a peer education program. The community manager and I started off the project with the intention to build a web platform for

Service Design Journal Touchpoint author

Touchpoint is a journal published by the Service Design Network three times per year and provides a written record of the ongoing discussions of the service design community. My article “Austin Center for Design Looks at Homelessness” was published in

Service Design Journal Touchpoint author

Touchpoint is a journal published by the Service Design Network three times per year and provides a written record of the ongoing discussions of the service design community. My article “Austin Center for Design Looks at Homelessness” was published in

Protected: Product Design for CollegeBookRenter

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Protected: Product Design for CollegeBookRenter

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Protected: Usability Testing for Socialware

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Protected: Usability Testing for Socialware

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IxDA’11 Student Competition 1st place

Kat Davis and I entered the Interaction Design Conference Student Competition in 2011 and received 1st place for our concept. Competition overview: The focus is based on the concept of “Use, not own.” Great interactions can connect people to create

IxDA’11 Student Competition 1st place

Kat Davis and I entered the Interaction Design Conference Student Competition in 2011 and received 1st place for our concept. Competition overview: The focus is based on the concept of “Use, not own.” Great interactions can connect people to create

AC4D – Homelessness in Austin

As part of the inaugural class of the Austin Center for Design, I spent a year exploring homelessness in Austin through the lens of design and social innovation. As pairs, we researched different focus areas. Alex Pappas and I focused on the

AC4D – Homelessness in Austin

As part of the inaugural class of the Austin Center for Design, I spent a year exploring homelessness in Austin through the lens of design and social innovation. As pairs, we researched different focus areas. Alex Pappas and I focused on the

Product Design for RecycleMatch

RecycleMatch came to Thinktiv to: Develop a strong corporate brand, visual style and user experience capable of addressing both buyer and consumer concerns on sustainable resource utilization across multiple industries and within multiple markets Build a minimal viable product capable

Product Design for RecycleMatch

RecycleMatch came to Thinktiv to: Develop a strong corporate brand, visual style and user experience capable of addressing both buyer and consumer concerns on sustainable resource utilization across multiple industries and within multiple markets Build a minimal viable product capable

How to finish baking ideas

This video is a final assignment recapping what I learned from the Rapid Ideation and Prototyping class at Austin Center for Design. All images are licensed under the Creative Commons attribution. Music is “Hanuman” by Rodrigo y Gabriela.

How to finish baking ideas

This video is a final assignment recapping what I learned from the Rapid Ideation and Prototyping class at Austin Center for Design. All images are licensed under the Creative Commons attribution. Music is “Hanuman” by Rodrigo y Gabriela.

Time for Change Photo Timeraiser

When Kristina Lugo and I came back from our summer internship in Malawi and Botswana, respectively, we wanted to celebrate our birthdays jointly and stray from the typical “go out and party”, but instead use it as an opportunity to

Time for Change Photo Timeraiser

When Kristina Lugo and I came back from our summer internship in Malawi and Botswana, respectively, we wanted to celebrate our birthdays jointly and stray from the typical “go out and party”, but instead use it as an opportunity to