Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Doris Wells-Papanek visits University of Lincoln

The BA (Hons) Product Design programme is delighted to welcome Doris Wells-Papanek to the University this Sunday 14 October from 6-00 - 8-00pm in the Co-op lecture theatre.

Doris Wells-Papanek, M.Ed, based in the greater Chicago area, collaborates with educators, practitioners, and learners to design and research tailored learning experiences. Doris has coached learners of all ages, authored multiple papers, and presented at national and international conferences. As partner of Greenleaf & Papanek Publications, Doris has co-authored five books on student-centered learning. With over 25 years of experience in human interaction design, she has developed change strategies, managed creative teams, and conducted human-centered action research studies.

Doris has collaborated with companies such as Apple, Xerox, Lotus, Hewlett-Packard, Siemens, Philips, and Intuit and learning organisations such as Chicago Public Schools, Waukegan Public Schools.

Doris will be presenting on the subject of Kindergarten through to Yr12 design education in the US alongside Professor Anne Chick, Stewart Bibby who will present on The Big Toy Factory and mbrela Jr. and Les Porter who will present on the Design & Technology Forum.  You are invited to attend as the Product programme continues to build its involvement in the Big Toy Factory.

For further information, contact Programme Leader BA (Hons) Product Design, Stewart Bibby.

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