News http://discoverdesign.org/news.xml en 2018 CIRT Design & Construction Competition http://discoverdesign.org/news/2018-cirt-design-construction-competition <span property="schema:name">2018 CIRT Design &amp; Construction Competition</span> <div property="schema:text"><p>The 2018 CIRT National Design &amp; Construction Competition invites ACE Mentor Affiliate teams (student and mentors) from across the country to design solutions for one of three challenges: an ultra-flexible home, an ideal high school or revitalize an urban block. The competition is maintained, coordinated and juried by the Construction Industry Round Table (CIRT), in coordination with ACE Mentor National and the Chicago Architecture Foundation</p></div> <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/cafedge" lang="" about="/users/cafedge" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">CAFedge</a></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2018-01-25T19:53:10+00:00">Thu, 01/25/2018 - 13:53</span> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/2018-cirt-design-construction-competition" rel="tag" title="2018 CIRT Design &amp; Construction Competition" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about 2018 CIRT Design &amp; Construction Competition</span></a></li></ul> Thu, 25 Jan 2018 19:53:10 +0000 CAFedge 135861 at http://discoverdesign.org 2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition WInners http://discoverdesign.org/news/2017-national-discoverdesign-competition-winners <span property="schema:name">2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition WInners</span> <div property="schema:text"><p>The 2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition challenged students across the country to design Design a Chicago public library in the Little Italy neighborhood. This year 436 students participated in the competition challenge....</p></div> <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/cafedge" lang="" about="/users/cafedge" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">CAFedge</a></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2017-12-15T18:07:49+00:00">Fri, 12/15/2017 - 12:07</span> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/2017-national-discoverdesign-competition-winners" rel="tag" title="2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition WInners" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about 2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition WInners</span></a></li></ul> Fri, 15 Dec 2017 18:07:49 +0000 CAFedge 128261 at http://discoverdesign.org 2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition http://discoverdesign.org/news/2017-national-discoverdesign-competition <span property="schema:name">2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition</span> <div property="schema:text"><br /> The 2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition: Design a Library + Community Space in Chicago opens Sep 1st. Deadline is Nov 17th.</div> <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/cafedge" lang="" about="/users/cafedge" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">CAFedge</a></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2017-09-01T19:20:33+00:00">Fri, 09/01/2017 - 14:20</span> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/2017-national-discoverdesign-competition" rel="tag" title="2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about 2017 National DiscoverDesign Competition</span></a></li></ul> Fri, 01 Sep 2017 19:20:33 +0000 CAFedge 87841 at http://discoverdesign.org 2016 DiscoverDesign Competition Winners Announced http://discoverdesign.org/news/2016-discoverdesign-competition-winners-announced <article data-history-node-id="37851" role="article" about="/news/2016-discoverdesign-competition-winners-announced" typeof="schema:Article"> <h2> <a href="/news/2016-discoverdesign-competition-winners-announced" rel="bookmark"><span property="schema:name">2016 DiscoverDesign Competition Winners Announced</span> </a> </h2> <span property="schema:name" content="2016 DiscoverDesign Competition Winners Announced" class="hidden"></span> <footer> <article typeof="schema:Person" about="/users/cafedge"> </article> <div> Submitted by <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/cafedge" lang="" about="/users/cafedge" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">CAFedge</a></span> on <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-12-20T18:18:19+00:00">Tue, 12/20/2016 - 12:18</span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-12-20T18:18:19+00:00" class="hidden"></span> </div> </footer> <div> <div property="schema:text"><p>CAF is pleased to announce the student winners of the 2016 National DiscoverDesign Competition. The competition invited youth from classrooms all over the United States to design an affordable housing prototype for a local town, city or location of their choice.</p> </div> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/2016-discoverdesign-competition-winners-announced" rel="tag" title="2016 DiscoverDesign Competition Winners Announced" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about 2016 DiscoverDesign Competition Winners Announced</span></a></li></ul> </div> </article> Tue, 20 Dec 2016 18:18:19 +0000 CAFedge 37851 at http://discoverdesign.org Introducing the NEW DiscoverDesign http://discoverdesign.org/node/7711 <article data-history-node-id="7711" role="article" about="/node/7711" typeof="schema:Article"> <h2> <a href="/node/7711" rel="bookmark"><span property="schema:name">Introducing the NEW DiscoverDesign</span> </a> </h2> <span property="schema:name" content="Introducing the NEW DiscoverDesign" class="hidden"></span> <footer> <article typeof="schema:Person" about="/users/cafedge"> </article> <div> Submitted by <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/cafedge" lang="" about="/users/cafedge" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">CAFedge</a></span> on <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-09-19T23:18:51+00:00">Mon, 09/19/2016 - 18:18</span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-09-19T23:18:51+00:00" class="hidden"></span> </div> </footer> <div> <div property="schema:text"><p>Just in time for our 2016 National Design Competition, the Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) is excited to unveil the new DiscoverDesign.org, an online platform where students and teachers come together to design solutions for real-world challenges.</p></div> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/node/7711" rel="tag" title="Introducing the NEW DiscoverDesign" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Introducing the NEW DiscoverDesign</span></a></li></ul> </div> </article> Mon, 19 Sep 2016 23:18:51 +0000 CAFedge 7711 at http://discoverdesign.org Want to use DiscoverDesign in your classroom? http://discoverdesign.org/node/881 <article data-history-node-id="881" role="article" about="/node/881" typeof="schema:Article"> <h2> <a href="/node/881" rel="bookmark"><span property="schema:name">Want to use DiscoverDesign in your classroom?</span> </a> </h2> <span property="schema:name" content="Want to use DiscoverDesign in your classroom?" class="hidden"></span> <footer> <article typeof="schema:Person" about="/users/admin"> </article> <div> Submitted by <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/admin" lang="" about="/users/admin" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</a></span> on <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-08-01T16:37:00+00:00">Mon, 08/01/2016 - 11:37</span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-08-01T16:37:00+00:00" class="hidden"></span> </div> </footer> <div> <div property="schema:text"><p>DiscoverDesign is used in classrooms around the world to engage students in the design process and learn through doing, making, and building.</p></div> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/node/881" rel="tag" title="Want to use DiscoverDesign in your classroom?" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Want to use DiscoverDesign in your classroom?</span></a></li></ul> </div> </article> Mon, 01 Aug 2016 16:37:00 +0000 admin 881 at http://discoverdesign.org Educators, Architects, Designers http://discoverdesign.org/node/801 <article data-history-node-id="801" role="article" about="/node/801" typeof="schema:Article"> <h2> <a href="/node/801" rel="bookmark"><span property="schema:name">Educators, Architects, Designers</span> </a> </h2> <span property="schema:name" content="Educators, Architects, Designers" class="hidden"></span> <footer> <article typeof="schema:Person" about="/users/admin"> </article> <div> Submitted by <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/admin" lang="" about="/users/admin" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</a></span> on <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-07-25T16:21:00+00:00">Mon, 07/25/2016 - 11:21</span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-07-25T16:21:00+00:00" class="hidden"></span> </div> </footer> <div> <div property="schema:text">Teaching Career and Tech Ed, STEM, or project-based learning? Empower your students to think critically and creatively, collaborate, and communicate. Architect or designer? Be a mentor and give feedback on student design projects.</div> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/node/801" rel="tag" title="Educators, Architects, Designers" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Educators, Architects, Designers</span></a></li></ul> </div> </article> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:21:00 +0000 admin 801 at http://discoverdesign.org Your World is Full of Design Challenges http://discoverdesign.org/node/796 <article data-history-node-id="796" role="article" about="/node/796" typeof="schema:Article"> <h2> <a href="/node/796" rel="bookmark"><span property="schema:name">Your World is Full of Design Challenges</span> </a> </h2> <span property="schema:name" content="Your World is Full of Design Challenges" class="hidden"></span> <footer> <article typeof="schema:Person" about="/users/admin"> </article> <div> Submitted by <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/admin" lang="" about="/users/admin" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</a></span> on <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-07-25T16:13:55+00:00">Mon, 07/25/2016 - 11:13</span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-07-25T16:13:55+00:00" class="hidden"></span> </div> </footer> <div> <div property="schema:text"><p>If you're a teen, this is the place to connect with other high school students learning about architecture, share your design solutions, and discover amazing green schools.</p></div> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/node/796" rel="tag" title="Your World is Full of Design Challenges" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Your World is Full of Design Challenges</span></a></li></ul> </div> </article> Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:13:55 +0000 admin 796 at http://discoverdesign.org 2016 National Competition http://discoverdesign.org/node/141 <span property="schema:name">2016 National Competition</span> <div property="schema:text"><p>The annual National DiscoverDesign.org Competition, hosted by Chicago Architecture Foundation (CAF) is a nationwide ideas competition which challenges participants to think outside the box and use the design process to create solutions to real-world problems. This year's competition asks participants to design an affordable housing prototype for your local town/city using neighborhood and city data to inform your solution.</p></div> <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/admin" lang="" about="/users/admin" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</a></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2016-05-20T15:20:32+00:00">Fri, 05/20/2016 - 10:20</span> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/node/141" rel="tag" title="2016 National Competition" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about 2016 National Competition</span></a></li></ul> Fri, 20 May 2016 15:20:32 +0000 admin 141 at http://discoverdesign.org CAF Announces Winners | 2015 Discoverdesign.org National High School Competition http://discoverdesign.org/news/caf-announces-winners-2015-discoverdesignorg-national-high-school-competition <article data-history-node-id="3251" role="article" about="/news/caf-announces-winners-2015-discoverdesignorg-national-high-school-competition" typeof="schema:Article"> <h2> <a href="/news/caf-announces-winners-2015-discoverdesignorg-national-high-school-competition" rel="bookmark"><span property="schema:name">CAF Announces Winners | 2015 Discoverdesign.org National High School Competition</span> </a> </h2> <span property="schema:name" content="CAF Announces Winners | 2015 Discoverdesign.org National High School Competition" class="hidden"></span> <footer> <article typeof="schema:Person" about="/users/cafedge"> </article> <div> Submitted by <span rel="schema:author"><a title="View user profile." href="/users/cafedge" lang="" about="/users/cafedge" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">CAFedge</a></span> on <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2015-06-19T21:18:03+00:00">Fri, 06/19/2015 - 16:18</span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2015-06-19T21:18:03+00:00" class="hidden"></span> </div> </footer> <div> <div property="schema:text">CAF Announces Winners | 2015 Discoverdesign.org National High School Competition</div> <ul class="links inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/news/caf-announces-winners-2015-discoverdesignorg-national-high-school-competition" rel="tag" title="CAF Announces Winners | 2015 Discoverdesign.org National High School Competition" hreflang="und">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about CAF Announces Winners | 2015 Discoverdesign.org National High School Competition</span></a></li></ul> </div> </article> Fri, 19 Jun 2015 21:18:03 +0000 CAFedge 3251 at http://discoverdesign.org