Food For Free Data Mural

Food for Free is an organization that distributes food to individuals and organizations every day.  Part food rescue and part social service, the organization got some help with outreach from the MIT data storytelling studio class when they designed a data mural to...

Data Mural in Brazil

In 2014 Connection Lab was invited to Minas Gerais in Brazil to lead a group of High School students in developing a mural by analyzing data that the school collects about its students. The mural process was intended to increase the students’ data literacy, to make...

Food Security Data Mural

To create one of the first data murals ever, Connection Lab partnered with the Somerville Food Security Coalition. Conenction Lab led the coalition’s members in looking at qualitative and quantitative data that they had collected about food security in the city,...

Head Start Data Mural

In 2013 the Head Start in Somerville Massachusetts had just moved to a new office. The office had white walls and despite a few toys on the floor, the entryway wasn’t very welcoming. The organization was also involved in a collaborative grant to collect data about the...

Data Therapy

Living in a data-drenched society, many around the world are struggling to build their capacity to use data.  We are creating fun, hands-on activities and online experiences to help build data-informed organizations. We work with journalists,...