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    Racing Ahead

    RISD Cycling co-captains Lizzie Wright 18 ID and David Kessler 18 ID inspire others to work towards their own goals and find joy on the journey.

    Unexpected Insights

    At the end of March, hundreds of design students and professionals converged on campus for the Industrial Design Society of America's 2017 northeast regional conference.

    Fostering Global Futures

    As a Global Faculty Fellow this year and next, Associate Professor Paolo Cardini is promoting pluralistic dialogue about the future through an ongoing series of international workshops. 

    Design for Fictional Life

    Students in a Wintersession Industrial Design studio conceived of by two grad students made future-focused work inspired by science fiction.

    Disarming Conversation in Santa Fe

    Designer Yuki Murata MID 02 hopes to make the city she calls home a hub for design-centered problem solving addressing global issues such as nuclear proliferation.