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DiscoverDesign.org

October 10, 2017
The Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) presents DiscoverDesign.org as an online platform for engaging students, teachers, and mentors in the design process. 

PointB

March 4, 2015
pointB supports change agents along the Thailand-Myanmar border who are working with displaced people from Myanmar in refugee camps and migrant communities.

Van Kirk, Greg

March 4, 2015
Greg Van Kirk is co-founder of Community Enterprise Solutions, which has pioneered the micro-consignment model to design and implement responses to long-standing development challenges aimed at alleviating poverty sustainably.

Rural Futures Institute

March 4, 2015
The Rural Futures Institute is invested in increasing community capacity as well as the confidence of rural people to address their challenges and opportunities, resulting in resilient and sustainable rural futures.

Graduate School of Public Service

March 4, 2015
The Wagner School at NYU trains students incommunity leadership, management, finance and development to bring about a new generation of public service change agents.

School for Social Entrepreneurs

March 4, 2015
The School for Social Entrepreneurs addresses inequalities and social exclusion by supporting social entrepreneurs from all backgrounds to transform their talent into real social outcomes, in the form of sustainable solutions to poverty and disadvantage in communities.

Reynolds Program in Social Entrepreneurship

March 4, 2015
The Program for Social Entrepenuership hopes to train the next generation of leaders who can fight the country's most pressing issues.

Clemson Architecture Center

March 4, 2015
The Clemson Architecture Center provides students with the opportunity to partner with local architects, designers and organizations to further develop their practical architecture skills.

Public Interest Design Summer Program

March 4, 2015
The Public Interest Design Summer Program helps students develop both the knowledge and confidence to make public interest design a viable career path. This challenge places students in teams at the beginning of the forum week and students worked 'after hours' to develop innovative proposals to address specific social/environmental/economic issues in real places.

Carter, Majora

March 4, 2015
Majora Carter is president of The Majora Carter Group, a MacArthur Fellow, and a prominent voice for the link between the built environment and social equity.

Bush, Barbara

February 2, 2015
Barbara Bush is co-founder and CEO of Global Health Corps, which places and engages fellow in developing nations to work towards improving health outcomes for the poor.

Gjertsen, Andres

February 2, 2015
Andreas Gjertsen is co-founder of TYIN tegnestue Architects, working in developing countries to build knowledge and construct beautifully designed, low-cost public spaces and amenities.

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