- May 21, 2018
- Lack of Safe Water Inspires Design Project
A DC electrical engineering intern details his Senior Design Project from his last year at IPFW, where he and a team designed a Water Kiosk prototype aimed to help people tasked with collecting safe drinking water to do so safely and with minimal travel time.
- May 14, 2018
- Electrical Engineering Shines at LightFair
Last week's LightFair International conference was not only valuable to DC's electrical engineers to stay aware of industry trends, but allows them to bond and continue to build themselves as a team.
- May 2, 2018
- Higher Education: Building Community Relevance
How are colleges and universities meeting the challenge of declining student enrollment?
- April 25, 2018
- Our Administrative Team: the Backbone of DC
- April 23, 2018
- Interior Finishes Enhance Healing
The shift in the interior design approach in healthcare facilities is allowing what used to be a typically sterile and clinical environment to move into warm, inviting, and enjoyable spaces for providers and patients.
- April 13, 2018
- National Architecture Week is Every Week!
If you have anything that could use some critical thinking, considering speaking to an architect. Like a muscle, we exercise design-thinking and must think outside-the-box every day.
- April 9, 2018
- Teller Pods: Design to Support Efficiency and Connection
Teller pods allow for more interaction between customers and tellers. Instead of being separated by a wall, staff and customers can work together, creating a more personal banking experience.
- April 5, 2018
- Campus Icon Gets Its Crown
The 45,000 pound cupola of the freestanding chapel at the University of Saint Francis was lifted and placed onto the building's steel frame, a unique step in the construction of the building.
- April 2, 2018
- Meet the People: Katie Briner
- March 27, 2018
- Generational Differences in the Industry
While there are generational gaps between many of us at Design Collaborative, our younger staff constantly asks questions of our older staff to learn from their experiences and be guided as we learn our roles.
- March 12, 2018
- Global Design Differences
Having studied and worked both in Asia and the United States, I’m able to discuss some of the similarities and differences between the two continents in design, goals, and methods, as well as study and work environments.
- March 8, 2018
- Creating Our Own Stories
Women working in industries that are typically male-dominated sometimes unknowingly play an important role in inspiring young women. Similar to the evolution of the career path of the Barbie doll, career options are now endless for girls as they consider their future.
- March 5, 2018
- Meet the People: Rich Busfield
- March 1, 2018
- Design Collaborative Wins Five Advertising Honors Awards