Looking for a Research Assistant for the Design for Peace Project About the Role Colombia, a country on the North-Western corner of South America, has been facing certain critical reconciliation challenges while negotiating understanding and truth-seeking between left and right-winged armed forces, paramilitary and guerrilla groups, and the local and..
Connecting our Alumni and Students on World Usability Day. Wednesday, November 8, 6:00—8:00 pm. Riddell Library & Learning Centre – EL1441 Visualization Classroom 6:00 Welcome 6:05 Stephanie Stobart, IBM (live from New York) Conscious Design—Exploring the invisible implications and unintended consequences of designing for a hyper-connected world 6:35 Barbara Shain, UX Researcher What is empathy and..
CALGARY, AB – A national association representing Canada’s graphic designers has given Mount Royal University information design professor, Milena Radzikowska, its inaugural teaching award. Radzikowska, a founding member of the university’s information design program, is one of two teachers receiving RGD’s 2018 Design Educators Award, which recognizes “outstanding contributions to..
Using old postcards, paper scraps, and type you’ll learn how to deconstruct images into fragments and reassemble them into new and original works. Cut, paste, and collage to make postcards to keep or send in the mail. All materials will be provided, but please feel free to bring some old..
What can we learn about government policies, about civil societies, about political movements and about social change, and what can we learn especially about ourselves, from Internet trolls, from so-called “Russian bots,” from Wikileaks and other whistle-blower and whistle-blower organizations, and from the many coordinated or more loosely cohering agents..