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Student Perspective: Real World Design For A Purpose

Because of alumni and friends like you, we met our goal and raised $5,280 for Design Global Outreach. Thanks to your support, apparel students started the school year with an amazing surprise – materials and supplies fully funded by donors! These past few weeks we've reached out to alumni and friends to support our Design Global Outreach initiative. To learn why these projects are so important to our students, we talked with apparel student Carissa Prieve, who took Prof. Lucy Dunne's Technical Design Studio last fall and designed clothing for the Blue House orphanage in rural Uganda and the Girls Home of Pune, India. Products created by Carissa and her classmates were delivered to the girls in India and Uganda…

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A Gift with Global Impact: Support Design Global Outreach

[Update: September 6, 2013]Because of alumni and friends like you, we met our goal and raised $5,280 for Design Global Outreach. Thanks to your support, apparel students started the school year with an amazing surprise – materials and supplies fully funded by donors! This week they began designing school uniforms and other garments for children in need in Uganda, Tanzania, and South Africa. Thank you. You’ve given our students the unique opportunity to make a difference, not just on campus, but on a global scale.  [Update: August 27, 2013]We’re almost halfway to our $5,000 goal, but we still need help. I teach the Technical Design Studio that will make dresses and school uniforms this fall and I want to share…

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