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  • Planetary Research Practices

    10/26/2016
    During a recent visit to the Northeast Planetary Data Center, students in Digital + Media began exploring the astronomical potential of creative research.

  • Close Encounters at the Aquarium

    09/22/2016
    An internship at Mystic [CT] Aquarium gave Rae Whiteley 17 IL an opportunity to capture the emotion behind inter-species communication.

  • Summer Internships with a Twist

    07/08/2016
    Working with nonprofits and governmental agencies, RISD's Maharam STEAM fellows are applying critical thinking to issues well beyond the world of art and design. 

  • Redesigning Environmentalism

    06/27/2016
    Ian Quate MLA 11 is helping to redefine landscape architecture through an interdisciplinary research project focused on cleaning up Brooklyn’s Gowanus Canal. 

  • Stimulating STEAM Symposium

    04/28/2016
    Artists, scientists, designers and educators share ideas and stimulate new avenues of thought at RISD’s biennial Design Science Symposium

  • Exploring Ideas in the Dunes

    03/25/2016
    Building on his work with the National Park Service last summer, Maharam STEAM Fellow Joseph Fellows 16 SC is teaching a 3D imaging workshop this month in Colorado.  

  • Cultivating Collaboration

    03/09/2016
    As a biodesigner and studio manager of RISD Co-Works, David Kim MFA 14 DM is deeply committed to principles of inclusion and interdisciplinarity.

  • Understanding Holography

    02/29/2016
    In a course on optics, students  learn the complexities of creating 3D imagery through the process of making holograms. 

  • Rethinking Science Through Art

    02/09/2016
    Grad student Stephanie Muscat MFA 17 DM combines hands-on making skills with a lifelong love of science. 

  • Inspiring Conservation

    11/17/2015
    Maharam STEAM Fellow Kate Aitchison MFA 16 PR pursues projects that combine art and science for the good of the natural world.

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The men in this 1903 portrait class were serious about the business at hand.