Many challenges confront our planet's inhabitants, particularly the 80% not typically considered by designers of infrastructure, goods and services. Everyone must play a role in elevating the quality of life for all while ensuring future generations can thrive. This starts with better education, the courage to serve others, and the ability to create new solutions. The programs within the Michigan Tech D80 Center provide many education, service and research opportunities for students, staff, and faculty interested in gaining valuable professional experience while making a difference in the lives of others today. Join the hundreds of students, staff, and faculty currently involved in one or more of our programs. Design that matters.