In the News…

Selected News about the Lab:

Fifteen Professors of the Year, Harvard Crimson, 2016

Cooking up an educational competition: Harvard faculty member develops game to teach people about food and flavor, Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, April 2019.

Design for Desirability: Game design challenge requires students to think outside the box, Harvard SEAS, March 2019.

Apply the science of desirability to game design at GDC, Gamasutra: The art and business of making games, 2019.

Applying human-centered design processes to build successful teams. Into Practice, Harvard Vice Provost Office for Advances in Learning, 2019.

Six women changing the way we think about innovation. Stern speakers, 2019.

Top 50 Thinkers: On the Radar 2018
Emerging thinkers with the potential to make lasting contributions
, 2018

Local Design for Global Life, Dezeen, 2018.

Laura Dern & DL Director Say Creators Need to ‘Catch Up’ With Audience’s Desire for Diverse Stories, AdWeek, 2018

Rolling toward a user-friendly commute
Harvard faculty-led startup pioneers human-centric urban travel
, 2017 (also in Tech Xplore here); Vespa’s New Robot Will Carry Your Groceries, CNN Money, 2017

What does an aspiring founder need to know? Harvard Business Review, 2017.

Five Cutting Edge Ideas and Attractions,, 2017; Technology That Helps Us Understand Ourselves, HUBWeek, 2017

Food for Thought: Flavor & Algorithms, MIT Museum, 2017

Harvard Aims to Reinvent Business-Engineering Education, Harvard Magazine, 2017

Globetrotting Digital Nomads: The future of work or too good to be true?, Forbes, 2015; Why is a Harvard professor studying digital nomads, Nomadlist, 2015

The nature of desirability, The Design Issue, Kinfolk Magazine (paywall), 2015-2016

The flavor of feelings: wine, emotion, and context. Boston Chefs, 2015.

Harvard Class Teaches the Design of Desirability, Boston Magazine, 2015

A new model for innovation in big companies, Harvard Business Review, 2013

Present at the Creation (Putting research-based creativity tips to the test), Boston Magazine, 2013

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