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Faculty news

Designed for Sustainable Living

A RISD team creates a stunning, energy-efficient getaway in New York’s Catskill Mountains.

Designing for the Future of Mobility

Students and faculty partner with Hyundai Motor Group to improve the way people move through—and live in—the world.

Renewed Focus > New Perspective

Assistant Professor Sean Salstrom encourages students to make discoveries within—and beyond—the constraints of remote learning.

Saving Superman

Grad students in Interior Architecture propose new uses for a long-vacated former bank building in downtown Providence.

Repurposing Machines to Save Lives

Through the RI-based Ventilator Project, three alumni are working to get much-needed equipment to hospitalized COVID patients.

Learning to Teach from Home

Grad students committed to becoming teachers are developing alternative curricula and connecting with high school students remotely.

Planning for the New Public Realm

Remote learning has inspired a dynamic revamp of a core Landscape Architecture studio—and a heightened sense of mission.

Structure, Balance and Support

Ceramics Department Head Katy Schimert earns awards from both the Guggenheim and the Joan Mitchell foundations.

Adapting with Ingenuity

Connecting from home this spring, Graphic Design students and faculty are rethinking what—and how—they make.