News & Features

Image: Caption: Alumni Feature 01/14/2014 Reflections on Doha: Four Years of Design at CMU Qatar I stepped off the Qatar Airways flight and into the middle of the desert. Although it was only 5 pm in Doha, the sun was just setting in a sandy haze... more
Image: Caption: Community 11/20/2013 Fall 2013 Crit Schedule All crits are open to the public unless otherwise indicated*.Tues, Dec 3 Designing for Service  (Forlizzi)1:00pm – 3:00pm (crit... more
Image:  11/19/2013 Drawing Ideas: New Book from Mark Baskinger Innovation in today’s world requires deep insight with the ability to brainstorm and express your ideas effectively. DRAWING IDEAS: A Hand-Drawn... more
Image: Caption: Faculty Feature 11/11/2013 Meet Peter Scupelli: Faculty, Researcher, Alumni Peter Scupelli, an assistant professor in interaction design, joined in the School of Design in 2011. While Scupelli's interests lie mainly in... more
Image: Caption: Recognition 11/01/2013 MDes Students Win Best Social Impact at Microsoft Design Expo Each year Microsoft Research sponsors several schools to participate in their annual Design Expo, as part of the Faculty Summit conference. In the... more
Image: Caption: Student Networking 10/29/2013 CMU Design League goes to Toronto Recently, 44 design students (42 undergraduates and 2 graduate students) packed up and boarded a bus to Toronto, Canada to check out leading design... more
Image: Caption: Faculty Q & A 09/27/2013 An Interview with Professor Boyarski Dan Boyarski is the former Head of School, and is currently Director of Alumni Relations. Dan received his master degree in design from Indiana... more
Image: Caption: Web team working on prior to launch. 09/11/2013 School of Design at CMU Launches New, Responsive Website The School of Design has launched a new Website that was designed and produced almost entirely by our own students, staff, and faculty. The new... more
Image: Caption: New Programs 09/02/2013 School of Design Announces New Curricula & Programs Terry Irwin, Head of the School of Design along with faculty leadership, announces the launch of new programs and curriculua for fall 2014. This... more
Image: Caption: New Facilities 09/01/2013 New ‘Master Suite’ Opens for Expanded Grad Program The School has recently opened a new facility for its graduate programs that features 4,300 sq. ft of space, a distance-learning classroom,... more