How to Teach Systems Thinking to Designers: An Illinois Case Study

Image for post
Image for post
Image for post
Image for post
Our visual proposal for connecting our book’s systems thinking process with human centered design.
Image for post
Image for post
Problem Map for ReadyVote project by Michelle Kolkevich, Megan Myrie, and Sophia Presutti
Image for post
Image for post
User personas for ReadyVote project by Michelle Kolkevich, Megan Myrie, and Sophia Presutti
Image for post
Image for post
Design map for the “F*CK Forgiveness Project” by Emma Hichens, Jessica Jutzi, Casey McGinnis, and Matthew Musial.
Image for post
Image for post
One of three total user personas for the “F*CK Forgiveness Project” by Emma Hichens, Jessica Jutzi, Casey McGinnis, and Matthew Musial.
Image for post
Image for post
Image for post
Image for post
Moonshot Exercise from “Think Wrong” book
Image for post
Image for post
A SWOT Analysis (1 of 3) for ReadyVote project by Michelle Kolkevich, Megan Myrie, and Sophia Presutti
Image for post
Image for post
Final iPhone app for ReadyVote project by Michelle Kolkevich, Megan Myrie, and Sophia Presutti
Image for post
Image for post
Final logo and video for ReadyVote project by Michelle Kolkevich, Megan Myrie, and Sophia Presutti
Image for post
Image for post
Instagram page for the “F*CK Forgiveness Project” by Emma Hichens, Jessica Jutzi, Casey McGinnis, and Matthew Musial.
Image for post
Image for post
Website for the “F*CK Forgiveness Project” by Emma Hichens, Jessica Jutzi, Casey McGinnis, and Matthew Musial.

Written by

Associate Professor of Graphic Design at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Co-founder of Re-nourish and Fresh Press Agri-Fiber Paper Lab.

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store