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Educelerate Workshop 13.5: UX for .EDU

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Price: $7.99 /per person
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Please join us for Educelerate's July Workshop to learn more about designing user experience for online education. This Educelerate workshop will be facilitated by our friends at DesignCloud and will be set amidst their new media show planned for August.


The livestream for this event will be broadcast on our Google+ Page, so head on over HERE (, if you can't make it in person.


Our panelists will include:

Patrick Cunningham - an artist, educator, designer, actor and technical consultant at the design studio/art gallery Design Cloud. Patrick also serves as an Archeworks’ Research Fellow exploring human-machine interface for stroke survivors and persons with cognitive disabilities. His experience within the education includes developing the first ever BioArt studio class at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago teaching the basics of genetic manipulation and biotechnology within an arts framework.

Chris Peterson - Web designer at AllCampus, a leading outsourced provider of online student recruitment and enrollment services, and previously at Alloy Education, a higher education marketing and recruitment agency founded in 1985 (and the former parent at AllCampus). Chris started his career in education as a web content assistant at eCollege and previously worked as an independent web developer and graphic designer with a variety of technology companies after graduating from the Art Institute of Colorado.

Danielle Chutinthranond - Danielle arrived at User Experience by way of software and web development. She's currently the Lead UI/UX Engineer at a Chicago-based education startup. Danielle previously served as a UX Designer/Developer at onPeak and as a web and software developer at McMaster-Carr. Danielle received her bachelors from the University of Chicago with subsequent studies at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Julian Miller - Julian Miller is a former high school teacher / department head turned technologist. After leaving the classroom, he spent a few years as a teaching artist/ curriculum consultant before going to work for companies like the SunTimes Group and HP as a UI/UX developer. He is currently the cofounder and CEO of Learnmetrics, where he is grateful for the opportunity to merge his passions, education and technology, as the startup builds a platform integrating big data, machine learning and human capital to increase the capacity and opportunities for student success.

About DesignCloud - an innovative space, a collective resource, a culture which allows our best work to be realized. At our core we are passionate creatives doing what we love. Our studio is also an art gallery ( which fosters rising Chicago artists and curators. The intersection of art and design is our source of constant inspiration.