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Participatory Design: What Children Can Teach Us

Last class we discussed Jane Jacobs’ chapter on the influence of sidewalks and children. In short, her argument centered on the need for streets/sidewalks to serve as places to play and in doing so are not only vital to the … Continue reading

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Pumpkins in Perugia, Stefanie B.

Last week my classmate Rachel and I had the opportunity to go to a school to teach students about Halloween. We had absolutely no idea what to expect. We only knew that carving pumpkins was part of the plan, and … Continue reading

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The Pumpkin Happening

Thanks to Stefanie and Rachel from The Umbra Institute “Urban Spaces” class, today the pupils of the fifth grade of XX Giugno Elementary School in Borgo Bello,¬†know more about pumpkins and Halloween tradition! Toghether with Prof. David Grohmann from the … Continue reading

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