Transdisciplinary Design



Transdisciplinary Design Thesis Expo on May 11th

| Student News

The MFA in Transdisciplinary Design class of 2016 is graduating! Before we say goodbye to friends, family, and colleagues at Parsons, we will be showcasing…


Design Strategy at the Game Developers Conference 2016

| Student News

If Andrea is famous for anything in Transdisciplinary Design, it’s definitely for her passion for game design. Andrea or “Andy” for the closest ones is…


Who is Transdisciplinary Design?

| Parsons

Transdisciplinary Designer Cameron Hanson loves TD so much, she decided to investigate what distinguished these students from others. After brainstorming questions for multiple months, she finally…


Two Transdisciplinary Design projects are winners of the New Challenge

| Projects

Transdisciplinary Design students make headlines again, this time by winning the New Challenge. Goodfill and Flip it Forward, two very socially-engaged projects, will have the chance…


TransD student’s work published by IDEO

| Parsons

Aya Jaffar, graduate student of the Transdisciplinary Design program, is most passionate about empathy and its impact on social responsibility, storytelling, and the poetics of everyday…

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TransD Alumni Kiersten Nash innovating water ways in Kentucky

| Alumni News

Transdisciplinary graduate Kiersten Nash is making headlines again, this time by rethinking water and challenging people’s perceptions of design. Recently, Kiersten and her colleagues at Public Works invited individuals in Kentucky…


Verge – a few spots opened up for our Morning Talks

| External Partnerships

For those of you who don’t know, SDS and the Transdisciplinary Design MFA program are hosting the VergeNYC conference from Feb 24–26, 2016. The event is officially SOLD…

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Dunne & Raby at Parsons

| Faculty News

Following their departure from London’s Royal College of Art last year, Dunne and Raby finally made it to Parsons. The MFA in Transdisciplinary Design welcomed Anthony Dunne…

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Doremy Diatta on Design Indaba

| Alumni News

  Doremy Diatta, a Transdisciplinary graduate from 2015, explores the relationship between objects and our emotions. Doremy’s thesis project, introduced a therapy object that parents took home after…