11/17/2015Maharam STEAM Fellow Kate Aitchison MFA 16 PR pursues projects that combine art and science for the good of the natural world.
Tags: graduate, public engagement, STEAM, Printmaking, students
11/09/2015Visiting designer Nicholas Felton 99 GD leads a three-day workshop on data design for juniors in Graphic Design.
Tags: alumni, faculty, Graphic Design, students
11/05/2015Now that he has been named a 2015–16 Changemaker Fellow, William Zheng 17 ID hopes to inspire other students to pursue their interest in socially conscious startups.
Tags: local/regional, Brown, entrepreneurship, global, internships, Industrial Design, social responsibility, students, diversity
11/04/2015All 95 undergraduate and graduate student in Interior Architecture collaborated on this year’s five-day charette, a challenge to design a better classroom for young children with autism.
Tags: local/regional, faculty, innovation, Interior Architecture, public engagement, social responsibility, students
10/19/2015As the first speaker in ID’s 2015–16 lecture series, European writer and design advocate John Thackara challenges students to design a better world.
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10/16/2015Students seeking internships meet with representatives from dozens of creative companies at this year’s Internship Connect event.
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10/08/2015In the opening show of the year at Sol Koffler Graduate Student Gallery, curator Maya Krinsky MFA 14 PH presents work that wrestles with the complexity of language.
Tags: alumni, graduate, Graduate Studies, interdisciplinary, students
10/02/2015Centuries-old textiles in the amazing collection at the RISD Museum inspire students to create stunning contemporary work in response to specific pieces.
Tags: RISD Museum, students, Textiles
08/26/2015Interested in how textile design can empower rural communities, Maharam Fellows Lyza Baum 16 TX and Emilie Jehng 16 TX researched natural dye practices on the remote Filipino island of Bohol.
Tags: local/regional, local/global, nonprofits, public engagement, social responsibility, students, sustainability, Textiles, diversity
08/06/2015RI Youth Conservation League volunteers help RISD grad students make habitats for species known to improve coastal water quality.
Tags: Architecture, governmental, local/regional, collaborations, innovation, interdisciplinary, public engagement, Landscape Architecture, research, social responsibility, STEAM, students, sustainability
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Graduates let loose at the close of RISD's colorful outdoor Commencement.