Ductus 3 (Day 3)

Our advisors essentially gave us the keys to go forward with our refined concept, so we spent all day today on figuring out the best way to communicate our idea to a viewing audience. In thinking about what we wanted to present, we came to the conclusion that because our idea is essentially a reconceptualization of the definition of a …

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Ductus 9 Day 3

Today we refined our idea and worked on putting together our poster. By 8pm we were plotting. Throughout this project, we worked well together. Even though some people couldn’t be there all the time because they had other commitments, they always returned to campus promptly to continue working on the project. Meanwhile, others were able to go to the workshops. …

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Ductus 8: Day 3

Day 3, the final work day for Ductus 8, has mainly been about refining and building our ideas into a tangible presentation. We divided up the work as best we could and slowly brought together the pieces to form a cohesive and (hopefully) successful innovation. The news and updates regarding the damage being caused by the hurricane in the south …

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Ductus 2: Sunday

On the last day before the presentation today, we wrapped up all the information gathering, as well as concepts for what a working concept could look like. We also created our final board, and plotted it out for tomorrow’s presentations. The task of this project was not just to create a solution to the problem that we were given, but …

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Orior 2 Day 3

Does our team exemplify the characteristics of collaboration? That’s a wonderful question that we’re still asking ourselves. The easiest answer would be no. Of the five group members that we have, only two of them have done any work passed Day 1. Even to the point where when asked if those who would not be here could do the blog …

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Creo 1, Final Poster!

Our concept is an app that facilitates immersive language learning by connecting refugees to one another as language learning partners, and to native-speaking tutors  for in-person conversational practice. Over the course of the weekend, our group worked to overcome language barriers of our own to complete this project, which ultimately inspired the whole thing. Traditional language learning methods emphasize memorization …

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Maximus Workimus

With design work, other class work, working for money and Nexus Maximus, Sunday felt like…. But nevertheless, we (most especially Larken) made time to bring our final product to fruition. It was very easy to communicate our issues and push forward with what we discussed. Throughout the weekend, it was very easy to work as a team. Being only a …

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Ducuts 5 Day 3

After narrowing down our focus and defining our project objectives yesterday, day 3 was really about designing our board layout. The feedback we received on day 2 was that we really need to emphasize the narrative of our project. The way that we decided to do this was to split our board up between information and narrative. In order to …

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