Making Lemonade: Racial Diversity in Design

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September 28, 2020
4:00PM - 5:00PM
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Online via Zoom Webinar

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Add to Calendar 2020-09-28 16:00:00 2020-09-28 17:00:00 Making Lemonade: Racial Diversity in Design   Racial Diversity in Design – A Conversation On Navigating a Design Career Please join us for this timely panel discussion on racial diversity in design education and practice. With the current rise in social justice activism by and in support of communities of color, we have gathered this distinguished panel of our alumni to bring various perspectives, from recent graduates to seasoned professionals to educators to discuss diversity in design. We will be discussing their personal path to and career in design, what experiences they may have had with discrimination along that path, and the role of design in cultivating cultural changes to address systemic racism.   Meet the Panel Taurean Jones, Senior Interaction Designer, Google - Seattle, WA Chika Okafor, Art Director + Designer, New York City Morgan Mitchell, Project Associate / Interior Designer, TRIAD Architects - Columbus Shadrick Addy, Visiting Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University   Online via Zoom Webinar Urban Arts Space uas@osu.edu America/New_York public
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Racial Diversity in Design – A Conversation On Navigating a Design Career

Please join us for this timely panel discussion on racial diversity in design education and practice. With the current rise in social justice activism by and in support of communities of color, we have gathered this distinguished panel of our alumni to bring various perspectives, from recent graduates to seasoned professionals to educators to discuss diversity in design. We will be discussing their personal path to and career in design, what experiences they may have had with discrimination along that path, and the role of design in cultivating cultural changes to address systemic racism.

 

Meet the Panel

Making Lemonade Racial Diversity Panel Speakers Information

Taurean Jones, Senior Interaction Designer, Google - Seattle, WA

Chika Okafor, Art Director + Designer, New York City

Morgan Mitchell, Project Associate / Interior Designer, TRIAD Architects - Columbus

Shadrick Addy, Visiting Assistant Professor, The Ohio State University

 

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