Items Tagged as: Product Design

Beth Esponnette made a jacket out of sprouted chia seeds and muslin, a beautiful, filmy gown from hot glue and water, and a cocktail dress—composed of alum salt crystals—that literally grew into form.

Last spring, students in Sara Huston’s product design class created a cardboard waste receptacle to place in public restrooms for collecting used paper towels that could then be composted.

It’s five o’clock, and the team looks worried. Six product design students and two professors stand in a pothole-pocked parking lot in industrial northwest Portland, anxiously straining to make out the features of each cyclist who appears in the distance. Is that him? Is that? Nope.

What can tunes and the tasty treats tell us about making good experiences better?

Thousands of Velella velella, jellyfish relatives, washed ashore on Oregon beaches in April, and now are littering beaches in New Zealand.

Alumnus Edgardo Simone is a successful composer and orchestrator of Hollywood blockbusters, including the Spider-Man and Men in Black franchises