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Image: Caption: Alumni 08/28/2020 Design Alumnus Launches Kickstarter for PURUS Josh Lederer, an alumnus of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’97), recently launched the Kickstarter for PURUS, an antimicrobial... more
Image: Caption: PhD Researchers 08/24/2020 Silvana Juri Awarded Steinbrenner Fellowship to Advance Environmental Research Silvana Juri, a PhD Researcher at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, was recently awarded a fellowship from the Steinbrenner Institute... more
Image: Caption: Design in Action 07/19/2020 Master’s Students Develop Scheduling Map for Brooklyn Laboratory Charter School As K-12 schools head toward reopening in the fall, they face a range of unprecedented challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. Many students... more
Image: Caption: Master's Students 07/05/2020 Master’s Students Win Core77 Design Award Master’s Students from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design recently received the Student Notable Consumer Technology Award for their design... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 06/15/2020 Design Alumni Improving Experience for Gamers with Disabilities Video games, at their best, can be a transformative experience.  A way to experience fantastic adventures, thrilling escapades, and an excuse to... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 05/27/2020 Design Alumna Releases “Pencil Workshop” Sasha Prood, an alumna of Carnegie Mellon University's School of Design (BA '07), recently released her latest book Pencil Workshop, which promises... more
Image: Caption: CMU Libraries 05/26/2020 Mary Kay Johnsen Retiring Fomr Carnegie Mellon University's The Piper:Mary Kay Johnsen is retiring in June after 38 years as CMU's special collections librarian. Johnsen... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 05/20/2020 Design Alumni Develop Creative Coding Tool Coding can be a daunting and confusing task. Even basic programs can be thousands of lines of code long; this can make it hard to understand what's... more
Image: Caption: Rapidly Evolving 05/11/2020 Rapidly Evolving - Our Response Project During the week after finals (May 8-15, 2020), the Carnegie Mellon University School of Design came together and created "Rapidly Evolving," a... more
Image: Caption: Graduation 2020 05/08/2020 The School of Design Virtual Celebration 2020 On Sunday, May 17th, after Carnegie Mellon University holds it's Virtual Conferral of Degrees, the School of Design will be holding its own... more