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The Professors: Jonathan Thayer and Ed Jacobs

Course: Transportation Design


Associate Professor Jonathan Thayer is teaching a studio on human-powered transportation in the Industrial Design department this fall. He is joined by Visiting Instructor Ed Jacobs, who has designed high-performance motorcycles for many years and more recently designed and fabricated the main structure for the planned Lowline underground park in Manhattan.

Text and Production: Bay Brown
Video and Production: Weitz Studios