A Research & Action Center in the School of Architecture

Center for Public Interest Design

Public interest design structure in Gateway Park

The Center for Public Interest Design is a research and action center at Portland State University that aims to investigate, promote and engage in inclusive design practices that address the needs of underserved communities worldwide through work that is socially conscious, environmentally sustainable and economically accessible to all.


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