Archive for the ‘Education’ Category

Dziersk on Design

March 18th, 2014

LUNAR’s Mark Dziersk will share his perspectives on the “Essentials of Industrial Design” today at Northwestern University‘s Segal Design Institute. Mark’s course is part of a three-day program targeted to product design and development professionals. (more…)

LUNAR hosts CCA student final critique

May 11th, 2012

We love the fresh take on design that comes from students (more…)

Great design emotionally connects

May 7th, 2012

Think like Apple, LUNAR Chicago chief Mark Dziersk told Kellogg School of Management students (more…)

UI me to the Moon

April 23rd, 2012

The Moon has always held a special place in our hearts. So we were especially jazzed to see (more…)

In Chicago? Explore career paths for successful designers with LUNAR’s Mark Dziersk this Friday

August 24th, 2011

LUNAR Chicago’s Managing Director Mark Dziersk shares his insights into the career paths of successful designers at a meet-up at 750 North Franklin #201 in Chicago this Friday, 6:30 pm. (more…)

7 Years In: Lessons Learned as a Product Design Engineer

May 16th, 2011

I’ve been a mechanical engineer at Lunar for almost 7 years, as well as a project manager and the ME intern coordinator for a good portion of that time. I’ve had the opportunity to work with a number of interesting clients, coworkers, and products. They range from large corporations to small startups, hot-heads to introverts, consumer to medical to unclassifiable, parts as big as a monster truck wheel to those you can barely see. And since that magical summer of 2004, some things have continued to ring true. (more…)

Eames x IBM Exhibition

May 13th, 2011

LUNAR Palo Alto will be hosting the THINK: Communicating Technology exhibition starting on May 20th. (more…)

The Windowfarms Project

March 7th, 2011

When I was living in Brooklyn, I had a neighbor with a crazy idea – to grow her own food in her apartment year round. I could see the vertical water bottles she used in her early attempt in her courtyard facing window whenever I took out the garbage. I thought to myself “Britta is crazy. That’s just not going to work.”

Shortly later, I realized that you should never underestimate Britta. (more…)

Navigating the obstacles of the design process

January 5th, 2011

What happens when you’re in the process of perfecting a design and you’re thrown a curveball? (more…)

Thought for Food: LUNAR’s DIY Food Container Design Contest at the IDSA International Conference

July 26th, 2010

Calling all students attending the 2010 IDSA International Conference in Portland, OR: you’ve got a chance to win your very own fully loaded 64GB 3G iPad! Show us your creative chops. (more…)

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From a little place called Dyslexia…

July 21st, 2010

LUNAR’s client Ben Foss, gives an inspiring and hilarious speech about being dyslexic and the need to change the way we think about it. (more…)

KIDP + LUNAR UX Design Workshop ’10

March 16th, 2010

Public transportation. Sigh. While those hailing from Los Angeles would argue that “at least we have public transportation,” the rest of us have our fair share of gripes with the system here in San Francisco. (more…)

The Importance of Facial Features

January 28th, 2010

Gretchen Anderson is speaking at the sold out IxDA conference Interaction ’10 (more…)

Design Education at the Nueva School

November 25th, 2009

A Solutions Icon-o-Cast

In this Icon-o-Cast video, LUNAR’s Robert Howard discusses design education and “design thinking” with Kim Howard-Saxe, director of the Innovation Lab at the Nueva School. Recorded at the Maker Faire 2009. (more…)

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