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Image: Caption: Class Projects 04/28/2017 Design Students Explore Landscape Metaphors for Project Modeling We often use landscapes as metaphors in everyday speech, particularly to talk about complex systems—understanding a complex information system as an... more
Image: Caption: Top Ranked School 04/25/2017 GDUSA Names the School of Design a Top Design School for 2017 Graphic Design USA, a business-to-business information source for graphic design professionals for more than 50 years, has named Carnegie Mellon... more
Image: Caption: Design Week 04/20/2017 Design Week Schedule - Spring 2017 It's Design Week for Spring 2017! Please join us as we display and celebrate all of the work our students have done over the past semester.All events... more
Image: Caption: Experimental Form 04/19/2017 Design Students Donate Work to Out of Hand Auction This past April 1st, students from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design donated their work to the Society for Contemporary Craft’s “Out of... more
Image: Caption: Design the Future 04/17/2017 Design the Future with John Thackara Earth Repair: The Kinds of Growth We NeedThe next economy is about meeting daily life needs in ways that enhance, rather than degrade, social and... more
Image: Caption: Design the Future 04/12/2017 Design the Future LIVE with John Thackara John Thackara LIVE at 5pm on 04/12/17!Earth Repair: The Kinds of Growth We NeedThe next economy is about meeting daily life needs in ways that... more
Image: Caption: Independent Study 04/12/2017 Design Student Transforms Book Covers With ‘Recovered’ Faith Kaufman, a Junior Communication Design student at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, just debuted Recovered, a solo art exhibit... more
Image: Caption: Capstone Projects 04/04/2017 Working With Community on “I Lived, We Live: What Did We Miss?” “Life is both fragile and resilient. We must remember, but we must also live.”This is from the syllabus of “I Lived, We Live: What Did We Miss... more
Image: Caption: Student Accomplishments 03/28/2017 Shoot and Score! Increasing Green Practices in the Stadium Environment Last semester, students from Carnegie Mellon University’s innovative course “Design and Policy for Humanitarian Impact,” taught by Kristin Hughes and... more
Image: Caption: Conferences 03/20/2017 Design Faculty and Students Attending TEI 2017 On March 20-23, the 11th TEI Conference on tangible, embedded and embodied interactions will be held in Yokohama, Japan. This year, the conference... more