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    Building Aspirations

    Professor Jim Barnes BArch 69 works with graduate students in Architecture to inspire teens to pursue related fields.

    Architecture Meets Public Policy

    Now in her final year at RISD, Architecture major Ashley Kochiss BArch 15 hopes to go on to combine her lifelong love of art, culture, education and public policy.

    Towards Better Balance

    A new partnership between RISD and Providence’s Lincoln School focuses on getting more women into the profession of architecture.


    Many RISD alumni have been involved in shaping the look and feel of The Simpsons, now the longest-running animated sitcom on American TV.

    Designing Healthy Communities

    Architects, designers, researchers and policy makers discuss strategies for initiating change and rethinking America’s unhealthiest neighborhoods.