1. Team Samake - Designing for a Purpose

    The Depictionist recently posted an article about how design is helping this man, who can’t afford running for president in Mali. Yeah Samake is a graduate of Brigham Young University and has a strong following in his hometown. In effort to avoid gaining funding dishonestly, unlike many of his fellow runners, he has found the help of Cole Neilsen is designing everything for his campaign. It is refreshing to see how a designer really can help make the world a better. There is so much we can accomplish as designers, we just need to decide how we are going to do it. Read the article here, it is worth it.