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Call for Entries: Chicago Clean Air Design Challenge

Unit 2 Collective and Design Makes Change, two nonprofits dedicated to social change through design, is sponsoring a regional design competition, “The Air We Breathe: The Chicago Clean Air Design Challenge,” to address air quality issues in two local neighborhoods—Pilsen and Little Village. Poor air quality is an issue that affects all Chicagoans. However, residents of Pilsen […]

Data Viz Overdose: How to Keep Infographics Good and Relevant

Anthony Calabrese of MediaShift today writes about the power of infographics: “Data visualization is taking the web by storm and, with a little luck, it might be the next big thing in online journalism. Buoyed by the open data movement and accelerating change in newsrooms around the country, it has become something more than just […]