DSI Alyson Fraser Diaz and Nishita Chheda on Trauma-Informed Design

Hrudaya Veena

Reporting from the Social Good Summit

The Social Good Summit, held during the week of the UN General Assembly, unites a lively community of global leaders, politicians, activists, and celebrities to discuss what type of world we want to live in by the year 2030. This year’s focus included how we can unlock technology’s potential to make the world a better…

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Headway: A Survivors’ Guide To Survivorship

Stephen Morrison, Hrudaya Veena Yanamandala (2018) A real-time survivor’s guide to support for cancer survivors, Headway connects survivors to each other, and to caring experts who can give them what they need to thrive. Process Paper: (PDF)

Hrudaya Veena Yanamandala (‘18) is Bridging the Gap Between the Human and the Technical

Before DSI, 2018 alum Hrudaya Veena Yanamandala worked as an engineer with a focus on electronics and communication. In her field, she found herself struggling more and more with the lack of connection between humanity and technology. This led her to take the initiative to enroll in online courses focused on human-computer interaction as a…

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Hrudaya Veena Yanamandala

Hrudaya Veena Yanamandala comes from India with a background in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Osmania University, Hyderabad, and Visual Communication Design from Srishti Institute of Art, Design and Technology, India. She has a keen interest for the education system in India, and also enjoys painting and reading.

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