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Image: Caption: Alumni Success 10/12/2015 Alex Hines Fischer on Human Context in Furniture Design For Alex Hines Fischer, dedication is at the center of design. As an Industrial Designer for Yabu Pushelberg’s studio in New York City, he has free... more
Image: Caption: Entertainment Design 10/06/2015 Chris Chien on Theme Park Design and Getting a Job in the Art Industry Chris Chien (ID ’10), a concept illustrator who works at Rhetroactive, a global leader in theme parks, museums, retail, food & beverage,... more
Image: Caption: Sustainable Design 10/05/2015 Designing the Future This story originally appeared in Carnegie Mellon TodayIt’s the year 2050 in the city of Pittsburgh. Everything is so different compared to just 35... more
Image: Caption: Alumni Success 09/30/2015 Man of the Cloth “Just as a side note,” Joseph Genuardi says midway through his interview with the School of Design past Sunday, “there is an element to custom... more
Image: Caption: Grad Success 09/24/2015 Master’s Students Show Off Inclusive Design at Microsoft Design Expo Each year, Microsoft Research sponsors a semester-long class at leading design schools around the globe. Students are asked to design a user... more
Image: Caption: Alumni Success 09/22/2015 Redesigning the Bra Designers solve problems. So when Laura West (ID ‘13) and Sophia Berman (ID ‘07) started working together, they decided to solve one of the world’s... more
Image: Caption: New Faculty 09/01/2015 A Q&A with the School of Design’s New Faculty For the Fall 2015 semester, Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design is proud to announce three new faculty members. Joining as Assistant... more
Image: Caption: Alumni Success 09/01/2015 Design Alum On Making Adidas Hip Again School of Design Alumni, Paul Gaudio, was featured in the Pittsburgh Post Gazette for his work with Adidas and his efforts to make the brand "hip" in... more
Image: Caption: Alumni Articles 08/28/2015 Ahmed Ansari on Design Filling Human Needs Ahmed Ansari, an MDES alumnus from Carnegie Mellon University's School of Design, was featured in Medium on how design should fulfill current human... more
Image: Caption: Alumni Research 08/26/2015 Design Alumna in EPIC on Place-Based Design Megan Neese, an alumna from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’04, MPD ’05) recently had an article published in EPIC on her work at... more