Noor AlHelew is a passionate designer whose goal is to create a lasting impression with her designs. She is inspired by Islamic architecture and traditional Palestinian designs, drawing from her heritage. She believes that when you design for the user you can alter their experience, which leads to successful design.
Noor has been an active member in the design community. She has won first place in IIDA’s Race to Design, an Honorable Mention in IIDA’s IA Diversity in Design Scholarship, and a Best in Show Award for IIDA NorCal’s portfolio review. Throughout her senior year, Noor held the position of President of IDSO, the Interior Design Student Organization, at SJSU.