03 Aug 2018 webgap
Design Thinking for Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Innovation Brew was very interesting, especially if you do have a design background it is a great way to retreat to the design thinking process as it becomes more of a habit in your day to day lives.
It was great to be a part of and meet new people. The ideas were definitely flowing and it was great to be in that space again.
07 Aug 2018 webgap
10 Percent Concept Presentation
Congratulations to our students for their amazing 10% projects and their wonderful presentations on Friday. The 10% project is Greenside Design Center’s unique answer to the call for community engagement in higher education and is where the college dedicates 10 percent of its teaching and learning time to improve the life of communities through design. The initiative sees students working in multidisciplinary teams and across different yeas of study to tackle pressing issues for the greater good. We are very grateful for the participation of this year’s communities and thank them for colla ...
15 Sep 2016 admin
10 Percent 2016
GDC’s vision is to be leaders in design higher education to nurture innovative and responsible designers for the greater good of humanity. Responsibility and sustainability (for the social, economic and environmental world) are core values that underpin all curricular. They are values we expect our graduates to embrace and further in their careers. One of the key strategies to cultivate these values is our Community Engagement Initiative, the 10Percent Initiative. For four weeks of the year (roughly 10Percent of the academic year), all undergraduate students from all programmes and levels fo ...