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Image: Caption: Design the Future 01/15/2016 Cameron Tonkinwise Talks Sharing Economies for Design the Future Watch all of Cameron Tonkinwise's Lecture: Design the Future - Cameron Tonkinwise from CMU Design on Vimeo.“Designers have long been essential to the... more
Image: Caption: Moon Arts Ark 01/04/2016 Moon Arts Project Featured on NPR The Moon Arts Project, led by renowned space artist and art professor at Carnegie Mellon, Lowry Burgess, was recently featured on NPR's Weekend... more
Image: Caption: Join Our Faculty 01/04/2016 Faculty Position Open at the School of Design The School of Design at Carnegie Mellon University welcomes applications for a tenure track position in Design, with a focus on design for service at... more
Image: Caption: Alumni in Action 12/16/2015 Alumna Betsy Schulz on Art and Community Betsy Schulz works on projects that are big - not just in scale, but also in terms of the number of people that collaborate to bring those projects... more
Image: Caption: Student Victory 12/14/2015 Student Team Wins Grand Prize at Facebook Global Hackathon This story originally appeared on Carnegie Mellon University student team won the $10,000 grand prize at the 2015 Facebook Global Hackathon... more
Image: Caption: Carroll Gantz 12/03/2015 Remembering Carroll Gantz Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design has regretfully learned of the passing of Carroll Gantz, FIDSA – former head of the School of Design... more
Image: Caption: Fall Crits 2015 12/01/2015 Fall Crit Schedule 2015 Crits open to the public are marked with "OTP".Monday, December 7thMDes/MPS Studio 1: Designing for Interactions (Lee)1:30pm - 3pm, MMCH... more
Image: Caption: Top Ranked School 11/30/2015 The School of Design Cited by the Design Futures Council The Design Futures Council, an interdisciplinary network of design, product and construction leaders, recently released its ranking of the best... more
Image: Caption: Social Innovation 11/30/2015 Design and Social Justice Intersect in New Health Literacy Elective At times, reading the list of side effects on a given prescription can feel undeniably similar to reading the fine print on a legal document. The... more
Image: Caption: Alumni Success 11/19/2015 Design Alumnus Celebrates 100 Years of the Coke Bottle Burton Morris, an alumnus from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’86) is best known for his bold, graphic pop art depictions of... more