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user research of product development

Nov 2, 2018

Designing for Others

A graduate industrial design studio collaborates with partners included hospital staff, specialists, and patients to reimagine side-car bassinets for healthier beginings with mother and child. 

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Oct 30, 2018

Targeting a Dream Job

Rebecca Pezdek [BID ’04] shares her designlife journey and ultimate dream job she has with Target as a lead industrial designer. 

Maggie Snokes at Burts Bees

Sep 16, 2018

An Internship with Burt’s Bees

Maggie Snoke, a senior in Industrial Design, started interning with Burt’s Bees in Durham, North Carolina, this summer. A Q & A with Snokes on some insight into her experiences as a Research & Design Intern with the beauty and skincare company. 

ClayVon Lowe NCSU Design alumnus

Jul 3, 2018

You Get Out What You Put In

“I didn’t know anything about design as a kid growing up. I didn’t know any designers and didn’t know that design was a career path. […] 

May 1, 2018

Designing with Perspective

In high school, senior industrial design major Christian Fuda ruined a pair of shoes in the ocean. Figuring that he had nothing to lose, he […] 

Feb 19, 2018

Leaving her Mark

When senior industrial design major Katie-Gray Altmann graduates from the College of Design in May, there is no doubt that she will have left her […] 

Feb 2, 2018

Rethinking the Box

Traditionally, designers have created immersive brand experiences in brick-and-mortar stores with on-brand signage, color schemes, music, lighting, and scents. But with the dramatic shift toward […] 

Jan 30, 2018

Designing the Car of the Future

Jecori Owens-Shuler, a junior industrial design major, has always been interested in cars. When Bryon Spells, the team leader of SolarPack and a senior studying […]