Architecture Class Leaves Terps on the Edge of Their Seats

Nov 1, 2021

Student testing a cardboard chair
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Students test-drive a cardboard chair in Madlen Simon's Design in Practice Course. Photo courtesy of Stephanie Cordle, University of Maryland.

“Design in Practice” teaches students the fundamentals of design thinking by challenging them to build a weight-bearing chair using just six 30-by-40-inch sheets of cardboard, with no glue or fasteners. Now in its 10th year, the popular course attracts Terps from across campus. Read more in Maryland Today. 

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