News & Features

Image: Caption: Dean's List 06/06/2017 Dean's List for Spring 2017 Announced Congratulations to our outstanding students who made the College of Fine Arts Dean's List. The criteria for the dean's list is the top one-third... more
Image: Caption: Faculty Awards 06/01/2017 Thomas Merriman Wins Henry Hornbostel Teaching Award Thomas Merriman, a Teaching Professor at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, just received the Henry Hornbostel Teaching Award this past... more
Image: Caption: Environments 05/26/2017 Design Faculty Wins Award for Supercomputing Resources The Pittsburgh Supercomputing Center (PSC) has just awarded Carnegie Mellon University's School of Design's Associate Professor Peter Scupelli and... more
Image: Caption: Independent Study 05/19/2017 Design Student Brings Patterns to Life Lily Fulop, a rising Senior at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BDes ’18), recently took her passion for working with yarn, fabric and... more
Image: Caption: Research 05/03/2017 Designing Social Experiences in Virtual Reality Research assistantships are incredible opportunities to engage with innovative projects on campus. As part of their Research Assistantship, Meric... more
Image: Caption: Class Projects 04/28/2017 Design Students Explore Landscape Metaphors for Project Modeling We often use landscapes as metaphors in everyday speech, particularly to talk about complex systems—understanding a complex information system as an... more
Image: Caption: Top Ranked School 04/25/2017 GDUSA Names the School of Design a Top Design School for 2017 Graphic Design USA, a business-to-business information source for graphic design professionals for more than 50 years, has named Carnegie Mellon... more
Image: Caption: Design Week 04/20/2017 Design Week Schedule - Spring 2017 It's Design Week for Spring 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: Experimental Form 04/19/2017 Design Students Donate Work to Out of Hand Auction This past April 1st, students from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design donated their work to the Society for Contemporary Craft’s “Out of... more
Image: Caption: Design the Future 04/17/2017 Design the Future with John Thackara Earth Repair: The Kinds of Growth We NeedThe next economy is about meeting daily life needs in ways that enhance, rather than degrade, social and... more