04/16/2015A visit from photojournalist and activist Richard Ross inspires RISD students to pursue social justice projects.
Tags: collaborations, faculty, nonprofits, public engagement, social responsibility, Photography, students, Literary Arts + Studies
04/08/2015Two visiting designers from Microsoft offer a workshop for students and alumni interested in designing for people with disabilities.
Tags: academic collaborations, corporate, Brown, collaborations, technology, innovation, interdisciplinary, research, social responsibility, STEAM, students
03/30/2015Scholarship winner Chereth Hines-Channer MArch 16 will gain invaluable experience interning at one of the world’s leading architectural firms.
Tags: Architecture, global, Graduate Studies, internships, public engagement, research, students, diversity
03/18/2015Filmmaker John Waters, writer Adam Gopnik and musicians Chris Frantz 74 PT, Tina Weymouth 74 PT and Jerry Harrison to accept honorary degrees.
Tags: alumni, entertainment, Painting, students
03/16/2015The Career Center’s Design Portfolio Review offers students the opportunity to meet with hundreds of potential employers.
Tags: corporate, technology, innovation, internships, partnerships + collaborations, students
03/09/2015Professor Jim Barnes BArch 69 works with graduate students in Architecture to inspire teens to pursue related fields.
Tags: Architecture, alumni, Architecture + Design, faculty, graduate, Graduate Studies, nonprofits, public engagement, students
02/25/2015In January, RISD’s Career Center hosted an event that offered professional advice for students hoping to break into the fine art market.
Tags: collaborations, partnerships + collaborations, students
02/24/2015Students in a Sculpture studio learn about the surprises of working with molten metal during a full-day “iron pour.”
Tags: academic collaborations, students, Sculpture, wintersession
02/13/2015Students in a cross-disciplinary studio make visceral works inspired by our largest – and perhaps most alluring – organ.
Tags: Apparel Design, academic collaborations, collaborations, Jewelry + Metalsmithing, students
01/29/2015Senior Chloé Bulpin 15 IL stashes packages of water bugs, silkworms, crickets – even armored scorpions – in her freezer when hosting dinners to normalize eating insects.
Tags: collaborations, innovation, Illustration, public engagement, research, social responsibility, students, sustainability
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