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Image: Caption: Student Crits 11/18/2014 Fall Crit Week Schedule All crits are open to the public.Tues, Dec 2How Things are Made (Chung)8:30am – 11:20am, MMCH 211Wed, Dec 3How People Work (Hanington)... more
Image: Caption: Recognition 10/27/2014 Anderson Serves on Jury at National Design Awards Week The National Design Awards were conceived by Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum to honor lasting achievement in American design. The Awards are... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 10/15/2014 Masters of Design Program Celebrates 20 Years: 1994 - 2014 This Fall marks twenty years since the launch of the MDes programs. The occasion was celebrated by a gathering of grad alumni from these two programs... more
Image: Caption: Student Work 10/14/2014 The Cardboard Project As a means of exploring the relationship between form and function, freshmen in the School of Design created 'carriers' out of corrugated... more
Image: Caption: gathering 09/15/2014 Convocation 2014 On a beautiful fall day in September 2014, students, faculty and staff gathered for the annual welcome to new and returning students. Terry Irwin... more
Image: Caption: Research 09/15/2014 Master's Student Presents Fulbright Work at EPIC 2014 Zach Hyman, a first year MA student at the School of Design, just spent this past week presenting at EPIC 2014 (Ethnographic Praxis in Industry... more
Image: Caption: Innovation 09/15/2014 Aisling Kelliher Focus of Fall Spotlight The Eberly Center is featuring Aisling Kelliher’s work in their Fall 2014 Spotlight Series: Innovative CMU Faculty Teaching. Aisling will be one of... more
Image: Caption: Nierenberg Chair 08/27/2014 Joep Frens Joins Us as the 2014-15 Nierenberg Chair We are pleased to announce that Joep Frens has joined the School of Design as the 2014 Nierenberg Chair. As a designer/researcher from the... more
Image: Caption: Recognition 06/18/2014 Charlee Brodsky named 2014 Pearl of Hope Honoree Carnegie Mellon University Professor of Design and Photography Charlee Brodsky likes to tell stories—whether about a community, as in her work that... more
Image: Caption: recognition 05/15/2014 17 Design Students Recognized at Awards Ceremony On May 7, 2014, seventeen Design students were recognized at the annual School of Design Awards Ceremony.  Graduate students, undergraduate... more