News & Features

Image: Caption: Social Innovation 12/21/2017 Using Design to Spark Conversation About Homelessness How do we forge meaningful conversations with the people around us? That is the question we asked ourselves this past semester in Designing Civic... more
Image: Caption: Top Design School 12/13/2017 Azure Magazine Names the School of Design a Top School for Interaction & Industrial Design Azure Magazine, which profiles international designers and architects, reports on major trade fairs in North America and Europe and investigates... more
Image: Caption: Design Week 11/30/2017 Design Week Schedule - Fall 2017 It's Design Week for Fall 2017! 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 the Future 11/13/2017 Design the Future with Warren Lehrer Acclaimed designer/author Warren Lehrer presents a multimedia performance/lecture based on his award-winning book A Life In Books: The... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 11/03/2017 Design Alumnus Making Old Toys New Again Kaeo Helder, an alumnus from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’12), was recently featured on CBS news for his work as an Industrial... more
Image: Caption: Student Accomplishments 10/30/2017 Students and Faculty Share their Research at Pittsburgh Maker’s Faire On October 14th and 15th, members of the Carnegie Mellon University Imaginaries Lab shared their ongoing research at Pittsburgh’s annual Maker Faire... more
Image: Caption: Design the Future 10/25/2017 Design the Future LIVE with Warren Lehrer Warren Lehrer LIVE at 5pm on 10/25/17!Acclaimed designer/author Warren Lehrer presents a multimedia performance/lecture based on his award-winning... more
Image: Caption: Alumni Publications 09/28/2017 Design Alumnus Releases Book on "Creative Clarity" Jon Kolko, an alumnus of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design and the Human-Computer Interaction Institute (2000), has just published his... more
Image: Caption: MoonArk 09/27/2017 MoonArk To Be Unveiled at Thrival Festival After nine years and the work of over 300 people, the MoonArk will be unveiled at the Thrival Innovation & Music Festival on Thursday, Sept. 28.... more
Image: Caption: Student Competitions 09/19/2017 Masters Students Present "Dash" at the 2017 Microsoft Design Expo When Microsoft launched its first Design Expo in 2003, design was emerging as a ubiquitous element of digital technology and everyday life. Designers... more