Designing with Hunger-focused Nonprofits

Collaborators: Gillian R. HayesMelissa Mazmanian, Jed R. Brubaker, Sen Hirano

Research Assistants: Minhnhut Thanh Vo, Victor Lelas, Ching-Wen Wendy Yang, Robert Rodriguez, and Lucas Kam

Within the US, hunger continues to be a major social issue. In this work, I explore how technology can be designed to work alongside hunger-focused nonprofit organizations to address pressing local food needs.

Select Publications:
Lynn Dombrowski, Jed R. Brubaker, Sen H. Hirano, Melissa Mazmanian, and Gillian R. Hayes. 2013. It takes a network to get dinner: designing location-based systems to address local food needs. In Proceedings of the 2013 ACM international joint conference on Pervasive and ubiquitous computing (UbiComp ’13). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 519-528. DOI=10.1145/2493432.2493493 http://doi.acm.org/10.1145/2493432.2493493

 

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