06/05/2013Longtime faculty members Jocelyne Prince and Fred Lynch have earned the 2013 Frazier Award for Excellence in Teaching, presented at RISD’s June 1 Commencement ceremony.
06/04/2013Five young alumni have won Fulbright support to study in various parts of the world during the 2013–14 academic year.
06/03/2013On Saturday, June 1, 659 undergraduate and graduate students collected their hard-earned diplomas at RISD’s 2013 Commencement ceremony.
05/31/2013Industrial Design senior Isaac Blankensmith is one of five new grads nationwide to join Google 5, a think tank that’s part of the company’s NYC-based Creative Lab.
05/29/2013Graduating Textiles major Dailing Chen is excited to put her passion for high-tech materials to good use in her new design position at Converse.
05/28/2013Students developed chic fabrics as part of a six-week design project
sponsored by Traditional Home magazine and Fabricut, one of the world’s
largest distributors of decorative fabrics.
05/28/2013Inventive design studio Two Bit Circus hopes to launch a state-of-the-art traveling carnival to show kids the clear connection between creativity, science and engineering.
05/28/2013Graphic designer Minali Chatani 13 GD is excited to be heading to New York after graduation to begin a plum position at Bloomingdale’s.
05/24/2013RISD is part of an international design team competing in the 2014 Solar Decathlon Europe.
05/24/2013The van Beuren Charitable Foundation sponsors a studio to breathe new life into a historic church in Newport, RI.
05/21/2013Anchal uses design and thread to provide commercial sex workers an alternative source of income and break the cycle of dependency and despair.
05/20/2013This spring RISD was invited to send a faculty member and a grad student to the heart of the Tuscan Leather District to investigate the potential of vegetable tanned leather.
05/20/2013Hong Kong-based alum Martin Lo BID 84 brings his design thinking to running a world-class shipyard with his eight brothers.
05/17/2013In September Dominic Molon will join the RISD Museum as Richard Brown Baker Curator of Contemporary Art.
05/16/2013Students in Apparel Design are sewing up a storm to prepare for Collection 2013, the annual runway show that takes to the stage this Saturday at the Rhode Island Convention Center.
05/14/2013President John Maeda accepted a 2013 Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Award at the Tribeca Film Festival.
group of artists and scientists will turn Providence’s Ladd Observatory into a full immersion experience.
05/09/2013Social activist Eliza
Squibb13 TX designs a textile to convey a critical message about
vaccinations to women in Mali, West Africa.
05/08/2013As an expat and a designer, Misha Beletsky 95 IL watched the response to last year’s election scandal in Russia with great interest.
05/07/2013Cas Holman, assistant professor of Industrial Design, designs interactive toys and tools that ignite the imagination.
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