Wallenberg Fellowship ($25k) Info Sessions – 9/11 & 9/19

Meet with C-SED staff to help frame your socially engaged design proposal for a post-grad Wallenberg Fellowship.   What?  Inspired by the spirit of U-M alumnus, Raoul Wallenberg, the Wallenberg Fellowship is awarded each year to a graduating senior of exceptional promise and accomplishment who is committed to service and the public good. The fellowship provides $25,000 to carry […]

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Design for Medical Device Conference Student Submissions – Due Jan 30

2018 Student Design Showcase Now Accepting Submissions Submission Deadline: Jan. 30, 2018The 7th Annual Student Design Showcase helps to promote and publicize excellence in medical device design by teams of undergraduate and graduate students conducted as part of their course work from around the world. Outstanding student designs will be selected for presentation on Tuesday, April 10, […]

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BLUElab Info Sessions – 9/12 & 9/14

Come hang out with us and learn about BLUElab’s values and design process, and meet our project teams! Do you believe that design is about people? Are you interested in sustainability? Are you looking for a socially-engaged design team experience that enables you to gain invaluable technical, leadership, and professional skills? If you answered yes […]

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Design for America Information Sessions – 9/11 and 9/13

Design for America encourages students to explore their ability to make a social impact through team oriented design work and collaboration with local partners. Come learn more about Design for America, our upcoming calendar of events, our community partners, and the project topic we will be working on tackling this semester!    Info Session #1: […]

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C-SED Launch Open House – 9/22, 12-3PM

Come tour the newly opened Center for Socially Engaged Design (C-SED)! Learn about C-SED’s mission and resources, meet the socially engaged design community in the College of Engineering, mingle and have a bite to eat. Friday, September 22 12-3PM 3360 GG Brown Invite your peers and colleagues.  RSVPs appreciated: https://maizepages.umich.edu/event/1488709 #breakingthegrid

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Job Opening: Global Health Design Initiative

The Global Health Design Initiative is seeking a program manager to direct existing student design programs and develop and implement new curricular and co-curricular offerings.  GHDI is a College of Engineering effort that offers several engaged-learning health technology design programs for undergraduate and graduate students that emphasize direct interactions with stakeholders and firsthand exposure to […]

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M-HEAL + Mentors Featured in BME Quarterly

M-HEAL’s student teams work with mentors from Stryker Corporation and the Center for Socially Engaged Design Consultation Service to advance their socially engaged design partnerships around the world.  The student org’s faculty advisor, Professor Aileen Huang-Saad, set up the mentorship model as more teams took shape and more students were interested in receiving credit for […]

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Op-Ed: Redefining “Michigan Engineer”, Laura Murphy, Michigan Daily

Check out this great read by CoE senior, Laura Murphy. https://www.michigandaily.com/section/viewpoints/op-ed-redefining-michigan-engineer Laura has engaged with socially engaged design in many ways during her undergraduate career, including most recently as an awardee of the Socially Engaged Design Award with her team at Design Expo W17.  “Eden’s Team” designed a wheelchair attachment with a middle school student […]

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Socially Engaged Design Stories from Spring Break 2017.

During Spring Break 2017, teams traveled the world to engage in the field with community partners and other stakeholders.   MECHENG599: Design for Global Health: Medical device usability testing and iterative design in Ghana and Kenya “We visited two teaching hospitals, one in Accra, and one in Kumasi, spending approximately 2 days in each hospital. We […]

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C-SED Awards Reception – April 13, 3:30-5:00PM

You’re Invited to Celebrate the Socially Engaged Design Awards and Visit C-SED in our New Home! April 13 3:30-5:00pm 3360 GG Brown RSVP here by April 9 Welcoming remarks and SED awards: 4:10-4:40pm.   Center for Socially Engaged Design (C-SED) is proud to be moving into our new home on the 3rd floor of GG […]

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