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Strategic Plan Grounded in Global Reality

NEXT: RISD 2020–2027 presents a vision for addressing issues of social and environmental justice through innovation.

Test Scores Now Optional

Joining a wave sweeping colleges across the US, RISD no longer requires all applicants to submit SAT and ACT scores.

Investigating Structure

Furniture Design Professor Lothar Windels BID 96 creates a new version of his award-winning Joseph Felt Chair for the President’s House.

Everyday Moments of Ineffable Beauty

Recent graduate Yu Cao MArch 17 bundles her thoughts in a highly visual book called All That I Love.

New Professors Bring Broad Diversity

RISD’s 10 new full-time faculty members are bringing new perspectives to campus and helping to diversify the curriculum.

RISD Receives its Largest Gift Ever

A $20-million gift from the Rayon Foundation Trust honors RISD’s historic roots in the study of textiles.

Commanding Attention at NYFW

Apparel Design grads from the Class of 2019 show wildly creative looks at New York Fashion Week.

Here in RI | RISD Helps Celebrate Design

RISD takes part in the sixth annual DESIGN WEEK RI event celebrating the state’s top design talents.

Here in RI | Illuminating Local History

Artist Keri King 05 IL joins with the Providence community in celebrating the Woonasquatucket River.