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What’s the first thing you see under a name on LinkedIn? A job title. A synapse in our mind immediately attaches their identity with their profession. We fill the vessel of the person’s identity based on our knowledge of what their profession entails. Similarly, at a physical networking event, as…


(Global Service Design Jam HK 2021)

A Jam is about the rhythm we create when creative energy and diverse backgrounds fuse together at the same time in the same place. We loose sense of time and allow our ideas, post-its, sketches, and our imagination to run wild, before finally refining…


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String Art is a fascinating precise medium that embodies movement, pattern and elegance. Every string is purposefully arranged. Each string dances with another piece of string across the surface. The density of strings catch our eyes immediately. What lies at the density of these threads? …


Welcome back to our project where we are looking to help connect aging adults and their adult children in order to support them aging in place. We ended the last sprint with videos being the medium of exchange on our family platform. Throughout this sprint we continued to validate the…


Do you want to see your future self?

The most iconic sound of a historical photograph is the sound of the loud flash, now simulated by having the option of the flash on our iPhones but still being able to hear the same sound when a photo is clicked.

With…


Name: Kerntype

Developer: Crafted by Mark MacKay and María Munuera

Platform: Browser

High-level Instructional Goal: As novice in design and typography you are shown phrases in different fonts. It is your job to move and align each letter to the best of your ability for appropriate spacing and readability. The…


It’s been a productive semester and a bittersweet feeling as we begin to carefully sew together all the different threads from our artifacts in preparation for our Spring presentation.

Wrapping Up Research

We began the sprint by concluding our collage activity interviews with informal caregivers. Conducting the collage activities was…


Name: Water Cycle

Developer: The Yard Games Org

Platform: Browser

Brief Description

The game is based on the earth’s water cycle and a landscape which is divided into six zones. Water dots can be moved between the different zones. To move dots, the player has a set of cards to…


Name: Quandary

Developer: Learning Games Network

Platform: Browser

High-level Instructional Goal: As an external consultant for a new colony, you are there to help resolve dispute among the citizens for the longevity of the colony. …


We ended the 2nd sprint having conducted 20 interviews, including both seniors and caregivers. It was touching getting to connect and learn about the aging process through the different coloured lenses of each individual’s personal experience. …

Amrita Sakhrani

UX Designer

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