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2023 MDes Public Talks

MDes Public Talks: Endless Discoveries

Friday, March 17, 2023
5:00 – 7:00 pm


Hybrid Event

Art & Architecture Building
Art & Architecture Auditorium, Room 2104, 2000 Bonisteel Blvd, Ann Arbor MI 48109-2069


Open to the public
Free of charge

Zoom Link

Join us from 5 – 7 pm on Friday, March 17, 2023 for a series of public talks by the seventh graduating class of the Stamps Master of Design in Integrative Design program. 

The talks will take place in-person at the Art & Architecture Auditorium in the Art & Architecture Building; viewers can also RSVP to attend virtually via Zoom.


  • Kayla Guillory: Do we care what the public thinks? Reimagining public input with the Utah Transit Authority
  • Joie Zhang: Can preparing for flooding be social? Strengthening social networks for collective action with Eastside Detroit’s community leaders
  • Akhila Kosaraju: How much good is good? Designing to democratize impact measurement practices for social enterprises
  • Niki Fairchild Azevedo: Mending Fashion: Harnessing Virtual Reality as a tool to spark sustainable behavioral changes