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The Trends That Are Transforming Health Care as We Know It

By Lana Whitehead on May 30, 2018 in Innovative Design, Design

The times they are a-changin’ for health care. Ballooning costs, shifting political and regulatory environments, consumer needs, and advances in technology are all driving major evolution in this complex industry.

And with major evolution comes major opportunity for a special group of architects...

The Growing Need for Health Care Designers in America

By Lana Whitehead on May 2, 2018 in Innovative Design, Design

Many of us know what it’s like to wander around a hospital or doctor’s office in confusion. The complexity of winding hallways, offices, and doors makes these spaces difficult to navigate and is just one of the many stressors that can accompany a health care related experience for patients and...

Why the Environmental Designers of Tomorrow Need Graduate School Today

By Lana Whitehead on April 18, 2018 in Innovative Design

If we could design a perfectly sustainable world, what would it look like?

Whether we picture personal sustainability efforts like recycling and water conservation, businesses that manage to thrive with minimal effect on the environment, or cityscapes that simply have more greenery than...

Interested in Innovative Design? 5 Graduate Degrees for an Aspiring Designer

By Lana Whitehead on February 14, 2018 in Innovative Design, Design

Fire, the lightbulb, the internet, the iPhone. Throughout history, innovation has changed and surprised the world through beauty, ingenuity, and necessity. Innovation and design go hand in hand, anticipating a user’s needs and enhancing his or her experience. Innovation is not simply invention,...