Design at UCSD
Design at UCSD is a pre-professional student organization that aims to be at the forefront of design thinking at UC San Diego. Through hosting events, talks, and interactive workshops within and beyond the university design community, the organization strives to bridge the gap between academia and industry through equipping members with the skills needed to succeed in the rapidly evolving field of human-centered design.
Design for America UCSD
Design for America is a student organization comprised of interdisciplinary project teams working to create solutions to local social issues using human-centered design principles. Projects can culminate to a device or product, web-based application/website, art installation, service or program, educational module, or anything else. Through working on a project, a team member will get experience with designing for social good, involvement in the local community, interviewing local stakeholders, prototyping, testing, and pitching/presenting their work periodically to receive feedback.