Kerstin Nye is currently an MFA Candidate in Game Design at the University of Wisconsin-Stout. Kerstin has also served as a Lecturer at Stout. Her graduate research is on the gamification of education and the impact of play on learning. 

Mrs. Nye loves discovering the future of making things and exploring the impact of design, technology, and play. She advocates for new design skillsets, creative facilitation, and prototyping methods. 

While at Purdue University, she co-created a student-based Sketch Squad team that taught others to Sketchnote and create professional presentations. 

Kerstin is a graduate of the Savannah College of Art and Design with a BFA in Industrial and Product Design. Also, she has collaborated with Autodesk to bring awareness and engagement to their K12 offerings

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    StudioChat Resources  |  Tuesday, December 1 2020
    Design Thinking StudioChat Guest Presenter, Kerstin Nye

    During this StudioChat, we will discover how combining visuals and text via
    Sketchnoting can increase memory retention and deeper understandings
    of new information.

    Slide Deck  |  December 1 StudioChat

    Sketchnotes - Visual Thinking That Drives Learning



    Design Thinking StudioChat Series Support Provided by NAEA Design Interest Group and SummerStudio Faculty