News & Features

Image: Caption: Alumni 02/22/2022 $10 Million Gift Will Establish The Joseph Ballay Center for Design Fusion Carnegie Mellon University today announced that alumnus and emeritus faculty member Joseph Ballay and his wife, Sue, have established The Joseph... more
Image: Caption: Student Awards 02/16/2022 Three MDes Students Awarded 2022 kynamatrix Research Grants At the start of the 2022, Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design students Xuehui Zhang, Hannah Kim, and Catherine Yochum were... more
Image: Caption: Faculty 01/26/2022 The School of Design Welcomes Two New Courtesy Appointments The School of Design is thrilled to welcome two new Courtesy Appointments to our faculty, Christina Harrington & Paul Pangaro. Both Christina and... more
Image: Caption: Student Work 01/21/2022 Design Students Envision New Ways to Provide Relief in a Water Crisis Jackson, Mississippi, faced a dire water crisis earlier this year. After two major storms brought freezing temperatures to the state capital, its... more
Image: Caption: Student Work 12/01/2021 Design Students Attend the Pittsburgh Glass Center During the Fall 2021 semester, nine undergraduate students from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design received scholarships to attend classes... more
Image: Caption: Design Week 11/19/2021 Design Week Schedule - Fall 2021 It's Design Week for the Fall 2021 Semester! This semester, we invite our students, staff, faculty, the greater CMU community to join us in our... more
Image: Caption: Faculty 11/11/2021 Terry Irwin Awarded 2021 AIGA Medal Professor Terry Irwin, Director of the Transition Design Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, was recently awarded the 2021 AIGA Medal in... more
Image: Caption: Lectures 11/03/2021 Jonathan Chapman Speaks at NASA’s Langley Colloquium Series Professor Jonathan Chapman, Director of Doctoral Studies at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, will be speaking at the Langley Colloquium... more
Image: Caption: Faculty 10/29/2021 The School of Design Launches Two New Faculty Searches for Fall 2022 The School of Design currently has 2 open faculty positions:Tenure-Track or Teaching-Track Faculty Position in Communication Design for Fall... more
Image: Caption: Logo 10/13/2021 School of Design Debuts New Logo Designed by Students A team of students from Carnegie Mellon University's School of Design recently developed a new logo for the school.  The students, including... more