Highlights: Design Intelligence Conference 2018

June 22, 2018 • Conferences, Events, Feature Homepage, Featured, Featured, Featured News, Strategic Design Conference 2018, Student Projects • Views: 437

DESIGN x CONVERGENCE: Strange Proximities & Unexpected Conversations Design x Convergence: Strange Proximities & Unexpected Conversations is a full-day conference dedicated to design strategy organized by the Strategic Design & Management Master’s Program at Parsons. Taking place at

Lessons From National Geographic’s Planet or Plastic? Campaign on Sustainable Behavior Change

June 20, 2018 • Faculty insights, Featured, Publications • Views: 359

By Raz Godelnik, Co-director of MS SDM Why National Geographic’s new campaign demonstrates how poorly we do when it comes to fostering sustainable behavior change and four questions we need to ask to do it better. Image credit: Adam I was very happy to hear about the June issue of National

Don’t miss the Strategic Design Conference tomorrow!

May 11, 2018 • Events, Featured, Strategic Design Conference 2018 • Views: 519

The 2018 Strategic Design Conference is TOMORROW – get your ticket now! We’ll talk branding, aliens, VR, anarchy, tech, privacy & more.  

The Zebras Are Coming to Design Innovation and Leadership!

May 7, 2018 • Featured, Lectures, Presentations • Views: 383

Aniyia Williamsand Astrid Scholz– two visionary entrepreneurs and leaders/co-founders of The Zebra Movement– will join us online for a conversation the will finalize the course on Design Innovation and Leadership. This is an important movement and a great learning opportunity for the

Jeff Bezos’ Sustainability Catch-22

May 2, 2018 • Faculty insights, Featured, Publications • Views: 461

Jeff Bezos’ Sustainability Catch-22 By Raz Godelnik, MS SDM Co-director   Jeff Bezos had an interesting tweet for Earth Day: Dog sledding above the Arctic Circle in Norway. Jim Lovell says it’s not that you go to heaven when you die, but “you go to heaven when you’re born.” Earth

Photos from the SDM Alumni & Mentor Wrap Party!

April 30, 2018 • Events, Featured, People • Views: 365

The SDM Alumni & Mentor Wrap Party took place this weekend and what a turnout! This event happens every year and is a great opportunity to network with professionals and meet up with fellow students. See some of the photos from the event below!

Iconic Brands in the Age of Anarchy with Soon Yu

April 24, 2018 • Events, Featured, Strategic Design Conference 2018 • Views: 527

Design Session- Iconic Brands in the Age of Anarchy In the past, we’ve often kept brands and politics at a safe distance. But as political, social, and technological turmoil rise, companies are expected to step up to fill the gaps. Panel moderated by author and Parsons professor, Soon Yu, who