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  • Witnessing History

    Twenty objects made by students as part of last spring's Witness Tree Project are on view through October 5 in an exhibition in New Jersey.

  • Epic Plankton

    Summer interns at the Nature Lab are making an animated educational program about the importance of marine plankton.

  • Designing Homes of the Future

    Students are positively exhilarated by the entire 2014 Solar Decathlon Europe experience.

  • Reimagining Cities

    Students in a newly created spring seminar worked with immigrants at a housing project to create a permanent installation reflecting their shared vision of home.

  • Reinventing Rocky Point

    Landscape Architecture students are researching possibilities and proposing sustainable strategies for a 120-acre waterfront site in Rhode Island.

  • Ecocentric Practices

    An experimental spring studio sheds light on changing ecosystems by focusing on migrating marine duck species that winter in Rhode Island.

  • Plating Perfection

    Birch, an award-winning restaurant in Providence, commissioned Ceramics students to create tableware to complement its menu and décor.

  • STEAM Map Debuts on Capitol Hill

    President Somerson and RISD students introduced a new interactive tool at last week’s House STEAM Caucus briefing in Washington, DC.

  • Making Multimedia Magic

    This week 46 seniors in Film/Animation/Video are premiering their final live action and animated films at nightly public screenings.

  • Zipcar Founder Applauds Sharing Economy

    As part of RISD’s Shared Voices series, Robin Chase visited campus to speak about the importance of creating new economic models in a rapidly changing world.

Foundation Studies students consider each other's work under the guidance of Professor Merlin Szasz.