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Image: Caption: Doctoral Studies 06/18/2019 Celebrating our 2019 PhD Cohort At the end of the 2019 semester, Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design was honored to award four PhDs in Transition Design to our candidates... more
Image: Caption: Faculty 06/10/2019 Bruce Hanington Begins Tenure as Head of the School of Design On June 1st, Bruce Hanington, Associate Professor and former Director of Graduate Studies at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, began his... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 05/31/2019 Alumnus Sean Brosmith Helps Take Design Firm to the Next Level Sean Brosmith, an alumnus of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (CFA ’87), recently helped usher in a new era for his company Maesa. They... more
Image: Caption: Social Innovation 05/16/2019 From Postal Networks to Community Places In January 2019, Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Architecture and School of Design launched an interdisciplinary course to provide students... more
Image: Caption: Design Week 05/08/2019 2019 Student Award Recipients Announced On March 8th, as part of Design Week, the 2019 Student Awards winners were announced. We want to congratulate our award winners and all of our... more
Image: Caption: Student Conferences 04/24/2019 Beth Rispoli Serves on Panel at Sustainable Apparel and Textiles Conference On April 9th and 10th, Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design junior Beth Rispoli (BHA ‘20, Product Design and Cognitive Neuroscience) served... more
Image: Caption: Design Week 04/24/2019 Design Week Schedule - Spring 2019 It's Design Week for Spring 2019! Please join us as we display and celebrate all of the work our students have done over the past semester.All events... more
Image: Caption: Design Thinking 04/16/2019 Food Insecurity and Design Thinking This past February, Carnegie Mellon University’s Heinz College introduced a micro course in conjunction with Waynesburg University called Food... more
Image: Caption: Faculty 04/11/2019 Terry Irwin to Receive Honorary Doctorate from Emily Carr University of Art & Design Terry Irwin, Head of Carnegie Mellon University's School of Design, will recieve an Honorary Doctorate from Emily Carr Univeristy of Art & Design... more
Image: Caption: Faculty Patents 03/21/2019 Arthi Krishnaswami Awarded Patent for RyeCatcher L. Arthi Krishnaswami, an alumna (MDes ’06) and current Distinguished Adjunct of Professional Practice at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of... more