Dirty Laundry

Presented by the Design Student & Alumni Board (DSAB).

DIRTY LAUNDRY delivers the dirt on design. Listen in as design professionals reveal their best and worst experiences working in the world of design and share career tales with a humorous spin. Prepare yourself for one juicy night of design gossip!

Dirty Laundry 2017

Wednesday, November 15th

6:30 PM doors open | 7:00 PM program
100 Rapson Hall

Guest Speakers

Teri Kwant is the Director of RSP Dreambox. Equal parts experience strategist and designer, Teri encourages clients to consider the emotional response that automatically happens within the built environment, helping them design desired experiences. She lectures frequently on experience design, environments and communications.

Kathryn Sterner is the founder, owner, and designer of Winsome Goods, leading her four-person studio in Northeast Minneapolis. Kathryn is a graduate of the Apparel Design program at the University of Minnesota. She began Winsome Goods as a side project while working at Target and recently made the jump to full-time ownership.


Past Dirty Laundry Events

Visit the Dirty Laundry event archive for a list of our previous speakers and to watch their presentations.

Ideas for speakers?

If you have suggestions for speakers for future events, please submit them to Lori Mollberg, Director of Alumni Relations.

Speakers can be from any of the disciplines in the college; we usually have 2-3 speakers.

This annual event is held each fall semester. Event is free and open to the public. Sponsored by the Design Student and Alumni Board (DSAB).

Dirty Laundry is the recipient of the 2009 UMAA Program Extraordinaire Award.

2017–18 Sponsors

Gold Sponsors
Gardner Builders
Wold Architects
Silver Sponsors
Haworth Made for Retail
Bronze Sponsors

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