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Making the Hunger Games’ Mockingjay

After working on dozens of blockbuster films, jewelry designer Dana Schneider 82 SC felt like she won the lottery when asked to create the iconic mockingjay pin for The Hunger Games.

Seeing Color in a Whole New Light

At first glance, the group on stage had nothing in common.

Multimedia Storytelling

Invite an interdisciplinary artist known for experimenting with storytelling into a library and what do you get? An unconventional narrative.

Eclectic Obsessions in ‘What She Saw’

Lately, artist Amy Goodwin 87 ID­ has been obsessed with an eclectic set of things she sums up as “roses, gardens, campfires and rabbits.

Maverick Thinker Wraps Up Shared Voices

Kevin Kelly is currently “Senior Maverick” atWired, the magazine he co-founded in the early 1990s.

Felton to Accept RISD Alumni Award

Now that Nicholas Felton 99 GD plays in the digital fast lane, he finds it more important than ever to stay focused and follow his interests and instincts.

Making a Mutant Vehicle

RISD studentsGenevieve Marsh BARch 16, Caitlyn Au 15 GL, Denali Schmidt 15 FAV and Joshua Shiau 15 ID are on a mission to create a cool art car for this summer’sBurning Man festival in Black Rock, Nevada.

Designing for America

On the night of the 2008 election that ushered Barack Obama into the White House,Sami Nerenberg 07 ID found herself searching for a design outlet to harness her surging feelings of patriotism.

Davis Calls Students to Action

Though many RISD students may not realize it, Angela Davis was a regular part of their lives long before she spoke at RISD on January 23.