• University of Pennsylvania Introduces Underserved Youth to the Power of Design

    4 days ago - By Arch Daily

    Final Project by Khalya. Image Courtesy of PennPraxis x Fresh Air Fund
    This past summer, the nonprofit design practice, PennPraxis , in partnership with The Fresh Air Fund , piloted a new program, Virtual Design Studio, that sparked the imaginations of nearly 150 students to show how design has the power to change the built environment. Their courses, which were taught by University of Pennsylvania Stuart Weitzman School of Design graduate students, generated multiple designs for a nature center operated by The Fresh Air Fund and public spaces in New York City and offered children an...
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