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EFY Times Features Ken App

EFY Times Features Ken App

A mobile application that attempts to bring down stress levels of a busy person by bringing an understanding that healthy living begins with incorporating small changes. But what are these small changes? “Ken” – a smartphone application provides a list of such small changes as built in reminders that encourage the user to engage in simple and healthy activities like closing eyes and stretching while working, drinking water, keeping healthy snacks etc. The application also provides relevant podcasts for the user based on their stress profile. This stress profile is created as per user’s interaction with the application including setting the mood and updating any life changes they might be going through. While mood and life changes define how stressed the user is, choosing to be reminded about small healthy activities brings down the stress level in a weekly graph that user can view over the application website.
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Campaign: Yes Means Yes Goes International

Campaign: Yes Means Yes Goes International

Every April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, but this year, the month has a special significance. 2012 marks the first year of The New School’s new sexual assault policy, the result of months of conversation and research by the students and staff on the university’s Sexual Assault Awareness Committee.

To raise awareness about this new policy and its sexual assault educational goals, several offices within Student Services asked one our own Parsons Design and Technology alumna Neha Shah to design a visual campaign. Neha at the time was part of the Sexual Assault Awareness Committee and a design assistant in the Office of Communications for Student Services.
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