Considering ergonomics and hand health in competitive gaming.
Reimagining reading education for deaf individuals.
Re-thinking the future of workspaces using traditional origami.
Providing free, hygienic, and environmentally friendly access to menstrual health across campus.
An innovative catheter that reduces the potential for neurological dysfunction and brain death at the time of cardiac arrest.
Engineers Without Borders aims to support sustainable, community-driven engineering projects to meet basic human needs.
Student group EnableTech designs and builds technologies that address everyday challenges faced by people with disabilities.
Undergraduates in this human-centered design consultancy lead a course to share design skills and processes with their fellow students.
Using wide-ranging tools for prototyping and fabrication, this team designs fuel-efficient vehicles to be adapted into real-world transportation concepts.
Interested in gaining new design skills or diving into a hands-on learning experience? Explore the courses taking place in Jacobs Hall this semester below.Read more
The Jacobs Institute is offering four hands-on Design Innovation courses this summer, open to all for enrollment, from current Berkeley students to members of the general public community.Read more
The UC Berkeley Jacobs Institute of Design Innovation invites students to participate in a three-week team design challenge to develop solutions that address the COVID-19 pandemic and the future challenges it will pose for our communities. The event will be conducted entirely online. Once launched, teams will interact and collaborate using virtual mediums of their choice. UC Berkeley faculty and staff will be available to assist teams using both scheduled and drop-in remote office hour sessions.Read more
Under guidance from campus leadership and with support from the College of Engineering, we are closing all Jacobs Hall makerspace access starting 3/14. We will continue to provide updates about the status of the makerspace and campus re-opening as information is provided.Read more