Students giving a presentation in MMCH 203

Master’s Students from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, Weijie Wang (MDes ‘23), Devika Pillai (MPS ‘22), Matt Muenzer (MPS ‘22), and Youngryun Cho (MDes ‘23), won the Gold Award at the HCII 2022 Conference for their team project, PIA. Only one project from the conference receives a Gold Award. Days after this announcement, their work also received the Notable Interaction Award from Core 77.

September 27, 2022

For 43 years, Charlee Brodsky has been a fixture in Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design. As a professor of photography, Charlee has guided countless students through the art of capturing light and color, the craft of developing a photographic narrative, and the skills needed to turn a camera into a powerful communicative tool. This year Charlee is retiring from the School of Design, and to say that she will be missed is an understatement.

September 22, 2022

Elizabeth McDonough, an alumna of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (MA ‘22), spent a summer week at an intensive creative workshop off the beaten path in the Mani region of Greece, near Kalamata.

September 8, 2022

Laury A. Egan, an alumna of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’72), has been enjoying an incredible career as an author, with her latest book, Once, Upon an Island, arriving on shelves in September.

August 4, 2022

Carnegie Mellon Racing, a student-run electric racing team that designs and builds an entire open-wheel electric racecar every year, recently won multiple awards over this summer. The team’s awards include taking first place in the electric category at the Formula Hybrid competition and placing 5th overall, as well as second in both design and efficiency, and took home the Cummins Innovation Award from Formula SAE Michigan.

July 18, 2022
PhD in Transition Design

Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design is honored to announce our four newest recipients of a PhD in Transition Design. Sofía Bosch Gómez, Hajira Qazi, Chun Zheng, and Alex Wright all successfully defended their doctoral theses in April 2022.

May 2, 2022