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Hope for Rhode Island

Alumnus Shepard Fairey offers Rhode Islanders a message of strength and solidarity during the pandemic.

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.

Migrant Families in Crisis

Activists Lucas Michael and Mary Ellen Carroll rally fellow artists to help children still detained at the US border.

Adapting with Ingenuity

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

FAV Goes Virtual

In the face of the COVID-19 crisis, Film/Animation/Video students and faculty are embracing the department’s core values.

Learning Together at Home

Alumna Bethany Koby of Tech Will Save Us is offering families new ideas for learning through making during the pandemic.

Teaching Across Time Zones

Industrial Design sophomores are tuning in from around the world for Matthew Bird’s popular course on the history of everything.

Generating Relief—from Home

Interior architect Colin Stief brings the local design community together to support those on the frontlines of COVID-19 in NYC.