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Renewed Focus > New Perspective

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

Singular Designs Now Online

2020 graduates of RISD’s BFA and MFA programs in Furniture Design showcase solid work in online exhibitions.

Celebrating the Class of Perfect Vision

Forced to postpone Commencement, the RISD community came together virtually to congratulate this year’s graduates.

Saving Superman

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

2020 Grads Share Work Virtually

From film premieres to the grad thesis show, graduating students are turning to alternative outlets for showcasing their work.

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.

Adapting with Ingenuity

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