10/28/2013RISD students enrolled in Dialogue Across the Diaspora are traveling to South Africa to curate a powerful exhibition that communicates their incisive research on the global slave trade.
Tags: academic collaborations, local/regional, Brown, faculty, global, local/global, public engagement, research, Liberal Arts, social responsibility, students, Literary Arts + Studies
09/19/2013RISD is pleased to announce the release of The Art of Critical Making, a new book for the general public on applying the lessons of creative practice in a broader context.
Tags: alumni, faculty, Graduate Studies, interdisciplinary, research, Liberal Arts
04/30/2013RISD’s Critical Making Task Force is leading efforts to pursue selected goals set forth in the Strategic Plan, including the notion of establishing an interdisciplinary center with shared equipment.
Tags: Film-Animation-Video, Foundation Studies, faculty, interdisciplinary, Graphic Design, Industrial Design, research, Liberal Arts
04/17/2013Dan Ariely, a behavioral economist and bestselling author, will visit RISD on April 20 as the last in this year’s Shared Voices speakers.
Tags: interdisciplinary, Liberal Arts
09/07/2012All incoming undergrads are reading Junot Díaz’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel as part of the 2012 Common Reading Program – and then meeting the author in November.
Tags: English, Liberal Arts, students, Literary Arts + Studies
03/05/2012At its June 2 ceremony, RISD will present honorary degrees
to Japanese film animation house Studio
Ghibli, writer-activist Rebecca
Solnit and Pritzker Prize-winning architect Wang Shu, who will also deliver the keynote address.
Tags: Architecture, digital, Film-Animation-Video, entertainment, global, Liberal Arts, students
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