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At-Risk Youth Learn Job And Design Skills At dfrntpigeon Apparel Company

OPB | Broadcast: April 21, 2017

The nonprofit New Avenues for Youth and the branding agency AKQA partnered up and created a company called dfrntpigeon. It's run by at-risk and homeless youth.

Live From Portland Design Week

OPB | Broadcast: April 21, 2017

"Think Out Loud" is live from the headquarters of Portland Design Week Friday, April 21, 2017.

Springwater Corridor Sweeps | UO Architecture Win | How To Raise Boys

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 31, 2016

We talk about Springwater Corridor sweeps, UO award winning architecture and how to raise young men right.

Designing Willamette Falls Riverwalk

OPB | Broadcast: June 3, 2015

A design team including three different firms will work together to create a public walkway for a place with special significance in Oregon's history.

Electric Bikes Grow In Popularity

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 27, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Electric bikes are growing in popularity in the United States, and researchers at PSU are trying to find out why.

How Can We Design A Better Hospital?

OPB | Broadcast: June 5, 2014

THURSDAY: Researcher Roger Ulrich is in Portland to meet with his research partners at Legacy Emanuel Hospital, as they launch studies about the effects of nature on health.

Former Nike Director Working For More Diversity In Design

OPB | Broadcast: April 15, 2014

TUESDAY: Former Nike director D'Wayne Edwards wants to see more African-American designers in shoe fashion.

Design/Build

OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 2, 2011

Design educators in Portland are celebrating the transformative power of design in a new exhibit at the Museum of Contemporary Craft and an annual program for MFA students.

Building Space

OPB | Broadcast: June 20, 2011

What happens when industrial designers, woodworkers, architects and other creative folks all go to work in the same communal space?