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Save that Stuff Trip

Incoming MDE Students visit Save that Stuff

September 3, 2019


In preparation for the 19-20 studio theme of waste, incoming MDE students ventured to Save that Stuff, a Boston-based recycling and waste-resource company. Students learned more about waste management, including challenges and recent innovations, as well as related economics, government policy, and consumer behavior. Now, as the semester begins, students will dive deeper into the topic, sorting through...

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Naya Prototypes

Craft Collaboration - Saad Rajan and Vivek Hv (MDE '19)

September 3, 2019


Saad Rajan and Vivek Hv (MDE '19) have launched Naya, an online platform for the co-creation of custom furniture. The platform grew out of their Independent Design Engineering Project, a year-long project that requires MDE students to develop and prototype a solution to a complex problem of their choosing.

Read the full article about Naya here: https://www.seas.harvard.edu/news/2019/08/crafting-collaboration

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NASA SUITS Harvard MDE Team

MDE at NASA SUITS Testing Week

April 25, 2019

The NASA SUITS team from Harvard University—Erin McLean (MDE ’19), Audrey Haque (MDE ’20), Hane Roh (MDE ’20), Nicolas Oueijan (MDes ’19), Emily Yang (MDE ’20), and Hanif Wicaksono (MDE ’20)— traveled to NASA’s Johnson Space Center to test their competition entry, “Mixed Reality Spacesuit UX Design for Extravehicular Activity Emergency Situation.” Their work was well received and commended for its design and prototyping methodology.

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