How Designers Can Help Keep Our Air Breathable

Smoke from Canadian wildfires turns the sky orange.

Smoke from wildfires raging in Canada blanketed the Northeastern United States this month, turning the skies an eerie orange. Responding to record-setting levels of pollution, officials around the region declared health emergencies. Advice to closeRead More


Center Spotlight: Elence Xinzhu Chen

Headshot of Elence Xinzhu Chen.

When Elence Xinzhu Chen was young, she wanted to be an entrepreneur. While applying for her undergraduate degree, Chen hoped to go to business school. Her family advised her to pursue engineering or science. SheRead More