The Altruist’s Index


A system based response to the prevalent problem of pathological altruism in caregiving situations. This project specifically focused on volunteerism in refugee resettlement within the U.S. 


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#FAKEJAMER


A Twitter campaign about Jamer Hunt’s online fake identities and an ongoing archive of his likeness that are used to pitch everything from security systems to LinkedIn identities.

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︎image courtesy: the International Rescue Committee

Going Digital


A digital case management tool designed and developed for the International Rescue Committee regional resettlement offices to streamline task platforms into one place and to better communicate with clients. 

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bactoyou™


bactoyou™ is a microbial time machine that empowers its users to collect, sequence, explore, and bac-up their previous microbial states; By creating a historical database of their microbiome over time, we allow users to “jump back in time” and reconstitute their present gut microbiome based on specific previous states.

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The Poetic Form


An experimental library card sign-up process building upon the role of libraries as social infrastructure and service provider.  The new process invites more communication to happen during the sign-up process to enable libraries to better serve their patron’s needs of all kinds.

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Shadowed City


A speculative design film presenting life in NYC in the year 2050, where there is a significant lack of sunlight at street level due to the continuous uprising of supertall and megatall buildings. 

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Foodure Institute


A speculative design workshop designed for and ran with Corbin Hill Food Project that encourages and inspires its employees to amplify community members’ voices and encourage them to think about their work on a longer scale. 

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Heartfelt Tidbits


A workshop delivering service design tools to respond to the needs of local social justice and social innovation organizations that help with the refugees resettlement in Cincinnatti.

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L.I.C Transit


A design-led research project looking at the subway services in  Long Island City, NY. 

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Future Labor/Neighbor


This project highlights a collaborative transdisciplinary design research approach to develop a future design proposal.

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Exhibition Wayfinding


Event branding & experience design for Surface Imaging Graduate Exhibition at Philadelphia University. 

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