Press & Events

Fast Company Co.Exist
February 6, 2013
Spreading the Message of Design for Change.

Fast Company Co.Exist
January 14, 2013
The 11 Most Generous Designers, featuring Mark Randall, Founder and Director of Design Ignites Change and Worldstudio.

Public Interest Design
December 6, 2012
Pubic Interest Design 100, featuring Mark Randall, Founder and Director of Design Ignites Change and Worldstudio.

Event in NYC
November 12, 2012
Design Rebels Unite. This panel of social designers—featuring our very own design rebel, Mark Randall—explores the question: can you make a difference AND make a living? Also see coverage on Public Interest Design.

SVA Continuing Ed Blog
November 9, 2012
Design Acts.

WVU Today
May 21, 2012
Design Ignites Change billboard project: High school students’ designs to be displayed in their communities

Event in NYC
March 1, 2012
Commitment Required: The Social Design Job Market. This event is now available to download on iTunes U. Click here for the link.

Public Interest Design
August 8, 2011
Design Ignites Change Awards Announced

WCPO, Cincinnati
May 3, 2011
Live Oaks Digital Arts and Design Students Create Billboards to Stop Hate

Las Vegas Sun
February 24, 2011
Foothill High Senior is the Picture of Victory Over Autism

GOOD
February 11, 2011
In the Classroom, Students Use Design to Solve Real-World Problems

GOOD
October 30, 2010
Students Re-Design Schools

Glamour
September 12, 2010
The Swag Report

Core77
September 8, 2010
Satisfy your paper fetish and support teen mentoring at the same time

Felt & Wire
September 8, 2010
Redesign high school? Here’s an award that welcomes innovation.

People Magazine
August 25, 2010
Cynthia Rowley Gives Band-Aids a Stylish New Look

Lucky Magazine
August 25, 2010
Cynthia Rowley Creates the Coolest Band-Aids Ever

New York Times
August 22, 2010
Johnson & Johnson’s Band-Aid brand and Cynthia Rowley team up to benefit Design Ignites Change

Baltimore Sun
August 13, 2010
Student billboards around Baltimore display message of tolerance

Design Observer
July 19, 2010
The World as Our Studio

Living Principles
July 6, 2010
Student Billboards on Display in Times Square

Abitare
April 21, 2010
Design Ignites Change Highlighted

jacksonville.com
April 21, 2010
AIGA Jacksonville’s Discover Design Program Matches Graphic Artists, Students

Art Director’s Club Newsletter
March, 2010
New Youth Mentoring Initiative

GOOD
March 25, 2010
Three Summer Design Programs That Need You

Fast Company
March 23, 2010
Designers Accord: Seven Principles for Interactive Acton

GDUSA
March 23, 2010
Be True To Your School

AIGA Newsletter
March 8, 2010
Design Ignites Change Brings Student Initiatives to Life

Interior Design Magazine
March 1, 2010
Design Ignites Change Launches Mentoring Program

Core77
February 24, 2010
PieLab Wins the Design Ignites Change Implementation Grant

Print Magazine/The Daily Heller
February 19, 2010
Design Ignites Change and School of Visual Arts team up to present Impact! Design for Social Change

KKFI Radio – Kansas City
February 6, 2010
KCAI student interviewed by Kansas City radio station about his Design Ignites Change project

Core77
December 1, 2009
Reflections: The Designers Accord Global Summit on Sustainability & Education

Communication Arts
July/August 2009
Design as Social Educator

GDUSA
June 2009
Portfolio Center Helps Ignites Change / Sustaining San Francisco

HOW Design Conference – Closing Keynote (audio)
June 27, 2009
Mark Randall on Design Ignites Change

NBC News – Washington, DC affiliate (video)
May 15, 2009
Corcoran Students Dramatize Pedestrian Safety

Print Magazine/The Daily Heller
May 15, 2009
Design Ignites Change

Huffington Post
April 23, 2009
Educating Youth to Design Solutions for Social Issues

Fast Company
March 31, 2009
Design Ignites Change Says What’s Good for Your Company Can Be Good for the World

AIGA San Diego – Y Design Conference (video)
March 28, 2009
Worldstudio Presents Design Ignites Change at 2009 Y Conference

Fabrica Workshops (video)
March 17, 2009
Mark Randall on Social Marketing

Core77
March 6, 2009
Design Ignites Change website launches