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Image: Caption: Alumni Success 05/31/2016 School of Design Alumna Co-Authors Book on Visualizing Financial Data Julie Rodriguez, an Alumna of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (Industrial Design ’99), has recently co-authored a new book on data... more
Image: Caption: Student Accomplishments 05/20/2016 Design Students Make the Final Four at CHI 2016 A team of students from Carnegie Mellon University's School of Design was one of four finalists at the Student Design Competition at CHI 2016, in San... more
Image: Caption: New Faculty 05/05/2016 A Q&A With New School of Design Faculty Member Dan Lockton For the Fall 2016 semester, Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design is proud to announce that Dan Lockton will be joining our faculty.Dan... more
Image: Caption: Student Accomplishments 05/03/2016 Design Student and Team Win Grand Prize at Red Bull Hackathon A team, featuring Carnegie Mellon University Student Tiffany Jiang, just took home the grand prize at the first Red Bull “Hack the Hits” Hackathon.... more
Image: Caption: Presidential Fellowship 04/26/2016 Presidential Innovation Fellows Tackle Nation’s Most Pressing Challenges Carnegie Mellon Today recently featured an article on the Presidential Innovation Fellowships and its connections with Carnegie Mellon University.... more
Image: Caption: Systems Change 04/26/2016 Flip Labs CEO Hosts Mini-Course on Designing for Systems Change All of our social and environmental problems today are the result of human systems producing bad outcomes, whether that’s by design to reinforce... more
Image: Caption: Social Innovation 04/20/2016 Seniors Work on Play Space for Community Garden Project As Earth Day approaches, it’s important to consider social design initiatives on both large and small scales. As part of their senior studio project... more
Image: Caption: Spring Crits 2016 04/14/2016 Spring Crit Schedule 2016 All Crits are Open to the Public unless otherwise noted.MMCH = Margaret Morrison Carnegie HallAlso, on the right, follow everything going on with... more
Image: Caption: Social Innovation 04/13/2016 Student Designed O.F.F Day to Support Local Pittsburgh Community In their fourth and final year, undergraduates at the School of Design reconvene from their tracks of expertise and take on thesis projects with... more
Image: Caption: Industrial Design 04/07/2016 Simon King Co-Authors Book on Understanding Industrial Design Simon King, Director of the CMU Design Center, has recently co-authored a new book on Industrial Design, with the intended audience of Interaction... more