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Image: Caption: Black History Month 02/16/2021 Celebrating Pioneering Black Industrial Designers “Where are the Black Designers?” This Black History Month, as we continue to ask this recurring question, I take the opportunity to celebrate three... more
Image: Caption: Lecture Series 02/12/2021 The Design Lecture Series for Spring 2021 Starts February 15th Each year, Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design hosts our annual Design Lecture Series. The Design Lecture Series brings... more
Image: Caption: Master's Students 02/08/2021 Three MDes Students Awarded kynamatrix Research Grants At the start of the 2021, Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design students Jiyoung Ohn (MDes 21’), Stefania La Vattiata (MDes 21’) and Isha... more
Image: Caption: Faculty 02/02/2021 Remembering Ed Zagorski Ed Zagorski never taught at CMU, but his bio should be on our faculty page.As I sat down to write this piece for the School of Design website, the... more
Image: Caption: Dean's List 01/21/2021 Dean's List for Fall 2020 Announced Congratulations to our outstanding students who made the College of Fine Arts Dean's List for Fall 2020. The criteria for the dean's list is the top... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 01/05/2021 Alumna Margot Bloomstein is “Trustworthy” Margot Bloomstein, an alumna of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’00) and principal at Appropriate, Inc., will soon be releasing... more
Image: Caption: Design in Action 12/15/2020 Design Students Participate in Exchange Session With UdelaR On Monday, November 30th, an international exchange session took place between a group of second-year design students from Carnegie Mellon University... more
Image: Caption: Faculty 12/10/2020 Remembering Bob Swinehart With deep and profound sadness, the School of Design has recently learned of the passing of Professor Emeritus Bob Swinehart at the age of 78. Bob... more
Image: Caption: PhD Researchers 12/07/2020 Sofía Bosch Gomez Presents at Transformation Trend Forum Sofía Bosch Gomez, a PhD Researcher at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, recently presented at the Transformation Trend Forum (TTF) on... more
Image: Caption: Design Week 12/01/2020 Design Week Schedule - Fall 2020 It's Design Week for the Fall 2020 Semester. This time of year, we usually invite our students, staff, faculty, the greater CMU community and the... more