News And Events

SEI Stories

RISD Welcomes Director of Research

Soul Brown is focused on building a comprehensive and equitable ecosystem to support faculty research.

Fair Play

Project Open Door teams up with Hasbro to provide area teens with an intensive, all-virtual toy and game design workshop.

Animating Change

Students in a Film/Animation/Video studio show how animation offers a viable platform for building community.

RISD Promises Social Equity Action

The Architect’s Newspaper reports on the steps RISD will take to support BIPOC students and faculty.

RISD Promotes Social Equity

The Boston Globe reports on RISD’s efforts to respond to activism, hire new faculty, boost diversity and return looted artifacts.

A World without America

Visiting artist Dread Scott shares his vision for change with RISD students.

Framing a Moral Democracy

 

Social justice visionary Michelle Alexander delivers RISD’s 2020 Martin Luther King, Jr. keynote address.

Reconnecting an Urban Community

Students in a fall Landscape Architecture studio collaborate with residents of Fall River, MA on interventions for revitalizing the city’s downtown.

Se Habla Español

Associate Professor Paula Gaetano-Adi experiments with an interesting way of helping first-year students let go of their assumptions.