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  • Redesigning Environmentalism

    06/27/2016
    Ian Quate MLA 11 is helping to redefine landscape architecture through an interdisciplinary research project focused on cleaning up Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal. 

  • Stimulating STEAM Symposium

    04/28/2016
    Artists, scientists, designers and educators share ideas and stimulate new avenues of thought at RISD’s biennial Design Science Symposium

  • Exploring Ideas in the Dunes

    03/25/2016
    Building on his work with the National Park Service last summer, Maharam STEAM Fellow Joseph Fellows 16 SC is teaching a 3D imaging workshop this month in Colorado.  

  • Cultivating Collaboration

    03/09/2016
    As a biodesigner and studio manager of RISD Co-Works, David Kim MFA 14 DM is deeply committed to principles of inclusion and interdisciplinarity.

  • Understanding Holography

    02/29/2016
    In a course on optics, students  learn the complexities of creating 3D imagery through the process of making holograms. 

  • Rethinking Science Through Art

    02/09/2016
    Grad student Stephanie Muscat MFA 17 DM combines hands-on making skills with a lifelong love of science. 

  • Inspiring Conservation

    11/17/2015
    Maharam STEAM Fellow Kate Aitchison MFA 16 PR pursues projects that combine art and science for the good of the natural world.

  • PBS Shares RISD STEAM

    09/16/2015
    RISD and PBS LearningMedia provide classroom teachers with online lesson plans highlighting natural connections between art and science.

  • Design Thinking in DC

    09/14/2015
    After graduating from both RISD and Brown, Hannah Koenig BRDD 14 is adept at bringing art and design to unexpected places.

  • Sheltering Shellfish in the City

    08/06/2015
    RI Youth Conservation League volunteers help RISD grad students make habitats for species known to improve coastal water quality.

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RISD has a long history of offering Saturday and after-school classes for children and teens, as this photo from c. 1910 confirms.