NSP Faculty Leads Child Care Policy Mapping Effort

Mapping the Policy Landscape: Visualizing Nutrition Regulations in Early Childhood Care and Education

This Fall’s issue of design magazine Arcade includes an article by NSP’s Assistant Professor Jennifer Otten in collaboration with Tad Hirsch of Northeastern University. It’s out on newsstands now, and the article itself is available as of today online. Check out their discussion on using policy visualizations to illustrate complex systems, and exploring how policy systems might better support public health nutrition.

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Behind-the-scenes peek at a policy map in the making. Photo by: Jennifer Otten, 2017.
Behind-the-scenes peek at a policy map in the making. Photo by: Jennifer Otten, 2017.