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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
Image: Caption: Design the Future 04/04/2016 Design the Future Lecture Series Welcomes Lucy Kimbell LIVE, April 4th, 5pm.“Studios for Society? How Design Schools Can Reconfigure Public Matters”Lucy Kimbell is director of the Innovation... more
Image: Caption: Design Innovation 03/31/2016 Designing the Hyperloop at Carnegie Mellon University An Interdisciplinary team of more than 60 Engineers, Designers, and Business students from Carnegie Mellon University are working on changing the... more
Image: Caption: PhD Symposium 03/25/2016 PhD Students Gather for Doctoral Symposium on In-Progress Work Earlier this month, PhD Candidates from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design and from other institutions across the country gathered to... more
Image: Caption: Communications Design 03/16/2016 Communications Students Collaborate on Energy Efficiency Project As part of Stacie Rohrbach’s communication studio and Andrew Twigg’s lab course, sophomore design students began the spring 2016 semester with their... more
Image: Caption: Confluence 2016 02/29/2016 Confluence 2016 Highlights On February 25th and 26th, Carnegie Mellon University hosted Confluence, the School of Design's 21st Annual Career Event.  Over 80 companies... more