UIC Featured in Core77 Article on Design Entrepreneurship

To gain an understanding for how the crowdfunding platform, Kickstarter, is being utilized as a tool in design school classrooms, Emily Engle of Core77 spoke with professors from UIC School of Design in Chicago, the Royal College of Art in London, and Pratt Institute in New York. Each program takes a unique approach ti teaching students that Design Entrepreneurship is a gowing and viable form of professional practice. 

Craighton Berman
School of Design
University of Illinois at Chicago 

Oscar Lhermitte
Royal College of Art (RCA)

Peter Ragonetti
Pratt Institute
New York 

Image: Weathered Notebooks, a line of refillable notebooks made of heirloom materials designed and launched by Steven Krekcik (UIC BDes 2016).