RISD students recently traveled to Earth University, a Costa Rican research institute focused on sustainable agriculture, to build a functional and energy efficient prototype of a one-room schoolhouse.
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In a two-part studio sponsored by Cessna, students are exploring the nature of flight and ways to improve the experience of aviation.
As part of RISD’s MLK Day of Service, paint-smeared students led art workshops at a local elementary school.
Students enrolled in Votelab: Designing for Democracy are applying design thinking to help solve some of the systemic kinks in the US election process.
Almost six years after becoming president of RISD, John Maeda is leaving to accept a new position in Silicon Valley.
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