Interested in how textile design can empower rural communities, Maharam Fellows Lyza Baum 16 TX and Emilie Jehng 16 TX researched natural dye practices on the remote Filipino island of Bohol.
RI Youth Conservation League volunteers help RISD grad students make habitats for species known to improve coastal water quality.
A team of RI educators is preparing to test sculptural forms designed to attract marine life in the waters off India Point Park.
In Germ Studio, students devise medical tools that reduce health-care associated infections while addressing issues related to patient comfort.
Museum Fellow Edith Young 16 PH helps curator Kate Irvin care for historically significant fashions and fabrics.
As a RISD Museum Fellow, Margaret Finaly 16 CR worked with a professional conservator in caring for prized objects in the collection.
Work by students in this spring’s Witness Tree studio is being exhibited at the Martin Van Buren National Historic Site in New York state.
Students in a cross-disciplinary spring studio dream up designs for a proposed Museum of Climate Change in Manhattan.
Two teams of RISD-educated entrepreneurs will refine their products this summer as part of Boston’s MassChallenge Accelerator program.