PhilaU Students Win IDSA Design Learning Challenge

Industrial Design students Ryan Woelkers, Christian Loos, Michelle Hodulik, Adam Letherby and Kristina Gaudio and Professor Gӧtz Unger, in collaboration with Mr. Garreth Heidt and students from Perkiomen Valley Middle School, were recognized as winners of the Industrial Design Society of America’s (IDSA) Design Learning Challenge.

The purpose of the challenge was to expose young students to design thinking and to create an active awareness of the discipline of industrial design. Their project invited sixth to eighth grade students to develop, focus and refine their ideas as they designed, implemented and tested the installation of their annual Poetry Café celebration experience.

Award postings and overview video can be viewed on the DLC project website.

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