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🙌 🎉 Celebrating the xdMFA Class of 2021 🎉 🙌

The xdMFA Thesis is the culmination of a year of research and design.

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Identifying and Implementing Traits of Actionable Racial Allyship in the Workplace at Miami University

Jessica Staubach

May 12, 2021

Discrimination toward people of color has a deep-seated past in American culture and workplaces, resulting in racial inequality rooted in systemic racism. While it became illegal for employers to discriminate […]

Identifying and Implementing Traits of Actionable Racial Allyship in the Workplace at Miami University
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Codesigning a Physical Thirdspace in a Digital Setting for a Reimagined Community

Karen Mauk

May 12, 2021

This research project examined values related to interaction, inclusion, and belonging shared among the people of Traverse City, Michigan. It integrated experience design and critical geography, a critical theory-based framework. […]

Codesigning a Physical Thirdspace in a Digital Setting for a Reimagined Community

Keep it Local: Music Streaming & Local Music Communities

Ringo Jones

May 5, 2017

The Napster revolution at the turn of 21st century toppled recorded music revenue streams as peer-to-peer file-sharing and piracy tore listeners away from music retailers and left a power vacuum […]

Keep it Local: Music Streaming & Local Music Communities