11/04/2015All 95 undergraduate and graduate student in Interior Architecture collaborated on this year’s five-day charette, a challenge to design a better classroom for young children with autism.
Tags: local/regional, faculty, innovation, Interior Architecture, public engagement, social responsibility, students
10/19/2015As the first speaker in ID’s 2015–16 lecture series, European writer and design advocate John Thackara challenges students to design a better world.
Tags: global, innovation, Industrial Design, students
10/16/2015Students seeking internships meet with representatives from dozens of creative companies at this year’s Internship Connect event.
Tags: corporate, internships, local/global, students
10/08/2015In the opening show of the year at Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery, curator Maya Krinsky MFA 14 PH presents work that wrestles with the complexity of language.
Tags: alumni, graduate, Graduate Studies, interdisciplinary, students
10/02/2015Centuries-old textiles in the amazing collection at the RISD Museum inspire students to create stunning contemporary work in response to specific pieces.
Tags: RISD Museum, students, Textiles
08/26/2015Interested in how textile design can empower rural communities, Maharam Fellows Lyza Baum 16 TX and Emilie Jehng 16 TX researched natural dye practices on the remote Filipino island of Bohol.
Tags: local/regional, local/global, nonprofits, public engagement, social responsibility, students, sustainability, Textiles, diversity
08/06/2015RI Youth Conservation League volunteers help RISD grad students make habitats for species known to improve coastal water quality.
Tags: Architecture, governmental, local/regional, collaborations, innovation, interdisciplinary, public engagement, Landscape Architecture, research, social responsibility, STEAM, students, sustainability
06/30/2015In Germ Studio, students devise medical tools that reduce health-care associated infections while addressing issues related to patient comfort.
Tags: academic collaborations, innovation, Industrial Design, Interior Architecture, public engagement, research, students
06/26/2015Museum Fellow Edith Young 16 PH helps curator Kate Irvin care for historically significant fashions and fabrics.
Tags: History of Art + Visual Culture, internships, RISD Museum, Photography, students
06/23/2015Work by students in this spring’s Witness Tree studio is being exhibited at the Martin Van Buren National Historic Site in New York state.
Tags: academic collaborations, local/regional, Brown, collaborations, faculty, Furniture Design, interdisciplinary, History, Philosophy + the Social Sciences, partnerships + collaborations, public engagement, research, students
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