Women In Toys scholarship winner is Industrial Design student Rebecca Manoharan

 

Monday, January 25, 2016 - 4:15pm

Brett Belcher' toy design student Rebecca Manoharan won a $5000 scholarship for her toy design! This night-light chameleon toy engages the ritual of bedtime for children. It dangles then retracts for a set amount of time, eventually turning off while helping children understand the difficult concept of time. Her toy evolved from garbage:) Students had to reclaim a toy from discarded material, to experience what it’s like to create.
From W.I.T. scholarship: "We loved that this product incorporated both a play experience while addressing practical parental concerns in a nurturing and fun way.”

Sarah Tranum, "CleanCube Project" Poster
The Office of Research & Innovation is excited to launch of the fourth iteration of the "This is Research" campaign to raise awareness about research at OCAD University.
Rendering of black industrial structure against black background
The Artist Project Contemporary Art Fair and The Centre for Emerging Artists and Designers are excited to announce Andre Baynes as the 2020 Recipient of the Artist Project Career Launcher.
The OCAD U Print Shop will be closing at 6:00pm on Monday, January 27th due to illness. We apologize for any and all inconvenience.   
Photo of two large landscape collages with wood frame door in middle
The Gladstone Hotel and the Centre for Emerging Artists and Designers are thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2020 Come Up To My Room Career Launcher, Maxwell Lander and Aaron Jones.
The OCAD University community is deeply saddened by the news of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash that claimed the lives of 176 people near Tehran yesterday. 
DesignTO bus advertisement rendering.
This year, DesignTO partnered with OCAD University’s Design4 program to create look and feel of the festival’s 10th Anniversary.
OCAD University mourns death of Jeremy Vincent Urbina, student in the Faculty of Art
Abid Virani and Aliwar Pillai, co-founders, Fable Tech Labs (photo courtesy: Forbes)
OCAD U alumni, Alwar Pillai and Abid Virani, co-founders of Fable Tech Labs, were named in Forbes Magazine’s latest Top 30 under 30 list.
Rebecca Manoharan toy design
Monday, January 25, 2016 - 4:15pm

Brett Belcher' toy design student Rebecca Manoharan won a $5000 scholarship for her toy design! This night-light chameleon toy engages the ritual of bedtime for children. It dangles then retracts for a set amount of time, eventually turning off while helping children understand the difficult concept of time. Her toy evolved from garbage:) Students had to reclaim a toy from discarded material, to experience what it’s like to create.
From W.I.T. scholarship: "We loved that this product incorporated both a play experience while addressing practical parental concerns in a nurturing and fun way.”