Ground Connections (DMC)

Centering students from all disciplines and backgrounds, we support courses and provide a wide range of learning opportunities in the Gallery, GroundworksFabrication Underground, and Design Lab 1Our services include consultation, instruction, mentoring and project management. Our program also includes grants, fellowships, public events and special projects. Our program for students offers a wide variety of experiences for learners from all disciplines.

Our Mission: to address our immediate and critical responsibility to promote climate and social justice, we engage, empower and learn from constituents, including those who might not otherwise find their way to the DMC; and we work to carry DMC resources into communities where they might not otherwise find their way.




Our People

Get to know the people that keep Ground Connections running.


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Our Work

Our services include consultation, instruction, mentoring and project management. Learn more about resources and opportunities for students, faculty and staff.  


Our Places

We support courses and provide a wide range of learning opportunities in the Gallery, Groundworks, Fabrication Underground, and Design Lab 1.


Grants & Fellowships

Learn more about our grant and fellowship opportunitites.