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UX Academy Journey — Week 1: Why I’m Becoming A UX Designer In My 30s



Published on | Prototyping: From UX to Front End — Medium Thea Chard Anything but gray cubicles! (Illustration by Andrew Wilshere) Wait, what did you just quit your job to do? Hey there, design reader! I’m Thea. I’m a part-time student at Designlab’s UX Academy, Weingart cohort. I’m also a freelance writer/editor, apartment manager (of a really cool 111-year-old building in Seattle), a producer of a monthly comedy show at the Upright Citizens Brigade in NYC, and a hopeful UX designer. Whew, that was one run-on sentence! This post is the