06/25/2013House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi was the guest of honor when RISD and Congressman David Cicilline hosted a discussion on advanced manufacturing in Rhode Island.
05/28/2013Inventive design studio Two Bit Circus hopes to launch a state-of-the-art traveling carnival to show kids the clear connection between creativity, science and engineering.
05/14/2013President John Maeda accepted a 2013 Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Award at the Tribeca Film Festival.
05/07/2013Cas Holman, assistant professor of Industrial Design, designs interactive toys and tools that ignite the imagination.
04/12/2013RISD artwork and artists will stand out at the mid-April TEDMED conference in Washington, DC.
02/22/2013During a recent visit to RISD, Twitter founder Jack Dorsey told aspiring entrepreneurs that simplicity is the key to success.
02/18/2013Last week RISD co-hosted the official launch of a new bipartisan Congressional STEAM Caucus advocating for inclusion of art and design in the national educational agenda.
02/13/2013Hal Abelson, a leader in the global movement to democratize intellectual resources, kicks off RISD’s 2013 Shared Voices series on February 20.
02/12/2013In an interdisciplinary design studio, RISD students are testing out innovative prototypes to improve the dexterity of NASA space gloves.
11/12/2012Lucy Spelman, a biologist and veterinarian with a taste for adventure, teaches The Art of Communicating Science this fall.
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