01/21/2015Approximately 160 RISD students volunteered for this year’s MLK Day of Service, engaging a peppy group
of diverse elementary school children in games, craft projects and
01/12/2015Actor and humanitarian Danny Glover tops off this year’s Martin Luther King, Jr. Series with a visit to RISD on January 28.
01/05/2015In a book named one of the best in 2014, cartoonist Roz Chast 77 PT shares her very personal story about aging and death.
01/02/2015Two new Foundation Studies students build on the creative boost they got through RISD’s Project Open Door program.
12/22/2014Now in her final year at RISD, Architecture major Ashley Kochiss BArch 15 hopes to go on to combine her lifelong love of art, culture, education and public policy.
12/19/2014Apparel Design seniors develop crunchy new looks for Burton, Vermont’s cutting-edge snowboard company.
12/19/2014A new partnership between RISD and Providence’s Lincoln School focuses on getting more women into the profession of architecture.
12/11/2014Jules Sherman 94 ID offers both hospital clinicians and students at Stanford’s d.school a fresh perspective on developing products, services and systems for challenging healthcare settings.
12/11/2014Recently hired Assistant Professor of Foundation Studies Paula Gaetano Adi brings a cultural perspective to her work in new media.
12/10/2014The GAIA Vaccine Foundation wins a $100,000 grant that will help Eliza Squibb 13 TX and her colleagues educate African women about crucial healthcare concerns.
12/08/2014To promote dialogue, Nicole Buchanan 15 PH is creating a photographic series on students of color at RISD.
12/08/2014Seoul-based designer Han Seok Nam MIA 08 is working to bring his compact Archibot to market as a means of minimizing human error.
12/02/2014After leaving her home country of Myanmar, Soe Yu Nwe MFA 15 CR finds that she’s now fully focused on anchoring herself through her work.
12/01/2014New Assistant Professor of Textiles Jesse Asjes is experimenting with wearable technology, combining solid chips with soft knitwear.
11/26/2014Students involved in the RISD and Brown STEAM groups welcome Dutch polymath Theo Jansen to campus.
11/25/2014Many RISD alumni have been involved in shaping the look and feel of The Simpsons, now the longest-running animated sitcom on American TV.
11/25/2014Barbara Wong MA 95, executive director of ¡CityArts!, explains how Providence’s nationally recognized afterschool arts program builds bridges for kids.
11/21/2014Recent alums founded Pneuhaus, a contemporary art and design collective focused on making gargantuan inflatables and other breathtaking objects.
11/18/2014Landscape Architecture students work across disciplines to find sustainable solutions to problems associated with Rhode Island’s coastline.
11/17/2014Sui Park MDes 13 creates luminous, otherworldly sculptures that play off the unexpected beauty she sees in everyday architecture.
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