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.
Graduate students are proposing eco-friendly architectural designs that radically reinvent Riverside Park, a waterfront esplanade in Providence.
Fascinating material experiments conducted by Diana Wagner MID 14 have resulted in revolutionary surface treatment techniques and innovative robotic textile garments.
Students welcomed advice and insights from successful entrepreneurs at the Career Center’s 2013 Mindshare.
Oded Ezer, the Graphic Design department’s 2013 Designer in Residence, offers tangible proof that creativity has not disappeared in the digital age.
Ming-Yi Wong MArch 10 and Amanda Thackray MFA 12 PR participated in The Arctic Circle’s Summer Solstice Expedition, a two-week residency program that took place aboard a Barquentine tall ship.
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