Lectures and Workshops

3x3: Taking Risks

Thursday, July 19, 2018

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Add to Calendar

Los Angeles Times Media Center (LAT)
Art Center College of Design, Hillside Campus
1700 Lida Street
Pasadena, CA 91103
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Three brave explorers who took chances, trusted themselves, convinced others to trust them, and changed the modern world.

Story Musgrave, Astronaut, Scientist, Surgeon, Pilot, Teacher, Photographer, Athlete, and Poet
Story is a truly unique human being. He states, “Getting out of the comfortable path, that's what exploration is all about.” He has flown on all six vehicles of the Space Shuttle program, logging over 1,200 hours in space flight. His ingenuity and stamina dazzled the world when he commanded the mission to repair the Hubble Space Telescope in orbit high above the earth. He continued to fly in space in his 60s. A lifelong student, he has earned seven graduate degrees in all, including mathematics and statistics, operations analysis and computer programming, chemistry, surgery, physiology and biophysics, literature and psychology. His interests include poetry, chess, gardening, photography, running, scuba diving, flying and soaring in gliders. Today he is a producer/director of multimedia, landscape architect, heavy equipment operator, innovator with Applied Minds Inc., and, occasionally, a design professor at ArtCenter.

Jennifer Golub, Executive Director of Content and Innovation at MAL\FOR GOOD
For 25 years Jennifer has worked within Lee Clow’s purview spearheading brand communications for Apple, Adidas, Ray-Ban & Levi’s, engaging talent the likes of David Fincher and Spike Jonze. Jennifer directed and produced Apple's “Think Different,” authored the book “Albert Frey Houses 1&2” and serves on several boards including Phillip Johnson’s Glass House. Her career is entwined with purpose, leading communications for XQ, Conservation International, One Love, (RED), Feeding America, Rock The Vote & Best Friends. Her passions include the arts, conservation, education and social justice.

Shri Jambhekar, UX Designer, Product Designer, and Adjunct Faculty at ArtCenter
Shri is a UX design practitioner and innovator with a passion for creating meaningful user experiences. His user experience and product design work spans mobile, automotive, home, healthcare, enterprise spaces, plus entertainment and content services. Shri pioneered the first smart phone, satellite phone, and eBook for Motorola, and has created international award-winning consumer electronics products, and holds over 30 US and international patents. He holds a BS (ME), MDes (Industrial Design) a MS (Product Design), and a MBA. Shri is adjunct faculty at ArtCenter, Pasadena City College, UC Irvine teaching courses related to Human Factors and Design Psychology.