Design Alumna Tackles Mobile Health Interventions in Kenya

Dr. Susan Wyche, Associate Professor in the Department of Media and Information at Michigan State University and a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in Industrial Design alumna from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’98), is currently pursuing mobile health intervention in Kenya for adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes.

Design Alumna Takes Part in a Patient Revolution

Maggie Breslin (MDes ’04), currently serves as Director of The Patient Revolution, a non-profit organization with two goals; to call attention to the ways in which industrial healthcare fails people and to advocate for and help build a healthcare that is careful and kind. The Patient Revolution is committed to developing tools, programs and resources that help patients, caregivers and clinicians take tangible steps towards this kind of healthcare.

Design Alumna Bakes Up Success with Fikabröd

Vill du fika? That’s the question you’ll ask every month when your Fikabröd box arrives at your door.  Fikabröd, a curated subscription box of gourmet ingredients & unique goodies for the baking obsessed, launched in 2019 and is the creation of Becky Clutter, an Alumna of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’04).

Design Alumna Launches Conscience Form

Lauren Zemering, an alumna from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’17), recently launched Conscience Form, a design firm dedicated to socially responsible design. Based in Amsterdam, Conscience Form operates on the belief that through designing responsibly, in seeing the world holistically, and by tackling problems empathetically, they believe they can create a future in which the living world and material world complement each other, and one in which people are happy and healthy.

Alumnus Mark Paat Puts Pittsburgh on a T-Shirt

Mark Paat, a Graphic Design Alumnus from the School of Design (BFA ’96) has made it his mission to put all things Pittsburgh, from the sports teams, the history, the quirks, and the colloquialisms of the city, on the front of a t-shirt with his company, Jagoff Ink.

Alumnus Russell Singer 3D Prints Kickstarter Success

Russell Singer, an Industrial Design Alumnus from Carnegie Mellon University's School of Design (BDes '09), recently launched a successful Kickstarter campaign with his company, Singer Personal Audio, for customizable 3D printed, high quality home audio products.