- August 6, 2018
- Celebrating City Culture through Interactive Architecture
The integration of interactive architecture, whether it be murals, sculptures, water features, or exhibits, will create a cohesive identity to Fort Wayne and unite the community and its professionals in continued efforts of thoughtful design.
- July 30, 2018
- Internet of Things - Bluetooth Mesh
The "Internet of Things” encompasses the interconnectivity of every day electronic devices. Through complex electrical signaling, your smart devices could realize a communication path between one another to do some amazing things.
- July 16, 2018
- Creativity and Community
DC volunteers spent the weekend with the Three Rivers Festival Chalk Walk and Egg Drop competitions!
- July 2, 2018
- Revisiting the Old Stomping Grounds
Electrical Engineer Cooper Hill shares his experience working on his alma mater, Adams Central.
- 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.