Inclusive Design (INCD) News Archive

Thursday, November 21, 2019 - 3:45pm
OCAD U Grad Students create "ROBART" - a robotics-based science activity kit for high school students in Guyana.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 - 11:00am
Join us for this year's slate of Dean's Café events, a monthly social for graduate students to speak with each other and the Dean of...
Monday, September 9, 2019 - 1:45pm
The Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) at OCAD University has received a $2.9 M grant from the Government of Canada, through the ...
Saturday, September 21, 2019 - 3:45pm
Jad Al Rabbaa (Digital Futures, MDes 2019) Presents his research project, "MRsive" at HCII 2019
Sunday, September 22, 2019 - 3:45pm
Multitalented illustrator, designer, dancer, animator and instructor talks about her big move into an animation career, via @ucberkeley
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 2:30pm
The Inclusive Design Research Centre (IDRC) at OCAD University has received a $1.2 million grant from the William and Flora Hewlett...
Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 10:45am
Today at OCAD University, the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Public Services and Procurement and Accessibility, announced several...
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 2:15pm
Graduating students from each of the 7 Graduate programs were recognized for their high academic standards, creativity and mastery of...
Tuesday, April 30, 2019 - 5:00pm
On April 2nd 2019, four OCAD U Graduate students presented their research in three minutes or less
Friday, January 4, 2019
Gallery visitors with vision loss have a new way to enjoy some iconic paintings at the AGO: using multisensory aids that allow them to “...
Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 4:00pm
OCAD community raises just under $5000 to assist in rebuilding the Tahltan Nation Community
Friday, November 30, 2018 - 4:30pm
Q & A with Morgan Sea about her design of the CBC Arts logo with references to trans history (and CBC history) — plus paintings, books...
Thursday, November 1, 2018
Actor Elizabeth Morris’s latest role is in Jean Giraudoux’s satirical play The Madwoman of Chaillot at the Stratford Festival. Like any...
Thursday, November 1, 2018
The Innovative Designs for Accessibility (IDeA) student competition aims to inspire students to use their creativity to develop innovative...
Thursday, November 1, 2018
On July 13-15, 2018 OCAD University and Ryerson University (in partnership with the Art Gallery of Ontario) co-hosted the Third Conference...
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 2:45pm
Quinn's simplistic line style t-shirt designs promote awareness surrounding breast health while exploring the representation of women's...
Monday, October 1, 2018
Imagination Catalyst cohort, and OCAD U alumnus, Fable Tech Labs, wins $75K in female founders pitch competition!
Friday, August 3, 2018 - 4:00pm
Graduate Studies Funding Opportunity
Monday, March 26, 2018
The deadline for the first competition for the new OCAD University Graduate Student Travel Fund is March 26, 2018.
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 8:30am
2nd Year Illustration student has illustration in NY Times
Saturday, September 9, 2017
Director of the Inclusive Design Research Centre, Jutta Treviranus, is featured on the latest edition of Spark, CBC Radio’s program on...
Monday, June 5, 2017
Ontario is launching a new strategy to connect more people with disabilities to rewarding jobs and more employers to new talent to help...
Friday, June 2, 2017
On Friday, June 2, OCAD University hosted Steve Orsini, Ontario’s Secretary of the Cabinet, Head of the Public Service and Clerk of the...
Tuesday, May 2, 2017
OCAD University presents GradEx 102, Toronto’s largest free art and design exhibition. The annual five-day event features the work of some...
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 11:00am
CIBC has pledged a gift of $100,000 in scholarships to OCAD University to support two of the institution’s unique programs, the Indigenous...
Tuesday, April 4, 2017
President Sara Diamond spoke at the 2017 BIA national Conference on April 4 to help launch the BIG IdeA, a collaborative pilot program that...
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - 5:15pm
The Honourable Kirsty Duncan and Adam Vaughan, MP for Spadina–Fort York, met with President Sara Diamond and members of OCAD University’s...
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 4:45pm
In 2016, OCAD University partnered with the Globe and Mail Report on Business to publish a series of six op-eds titled “By Design,”...
Friday, August 26, 2016
In her article, Jutta Treviranus, director of the Inclusive Design Research Centre at OCAD University, discusses a course titled Unlearning...