Goddard Mixtape

NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, is home to the nation’s largest organization of scientists, engineers and technologists who build spacecraft, instruments and new technology to study Earth, the sun, our solar system and the universe. NASA Goddard’s 2016 rewind is a small sampling of the center’s highlights and memorable moments. Clare Skelly, […]

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Cubs

Just a little something to celebrate the Chicago Cubs, who finally won the World Series this year. My family is from Chicago, so it was a pretty special night for us — especially for my great uncle, who’s 102 and had never before seen them win. Let’s #FlytheW!

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School Showdown

Problem + Goal Too many students are dropping out of college X (stakeholder). The dropout rate at College X is 62%. The drop out at College Y rate is 45% The VP of Enrollment wants to compare competitive data on a mobile device (a dashboard) on the go anytime. The experience needs to be at least 2 screens.  […]

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Mailbox

There’s something so relaxing about smashing some old glass and remixing pieces into a mosaic. This is the result of what happened when my mom asked me to help overhaul our mailbox. This took about three days from start to finish. Here’s the work in progress, before my mom filled in the gaps with grout and we […]

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ComicHub Usability Testing

Comic book retailers tend to have limited access to online systems and inventory management tools, making it difficult for comic book subscribers to manage their subscriptions. Stu Colson, owner of New Zealand’s Heroes for Sale comic book store, decided to create his own system, ComicHub. ComicHub provides both a retailer point-of-sale (POS) system and a mobile app […]

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Nomad

Nomad takes the stress out of planning group trips. This smartphone app enables travelers to collaborate on all aspects of a trip, from drafting an itinerary to documenting and sharing the adventures that happen along the way. The app recommends destinations, supports collaborative itinerary creation and organizes moments captured during the trip. My teammates and […]

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