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Image: Caption: Alumni 09/24/2020 Design Alumna Wins Red Dot Award for Furniture Design Erica Stine, an alumna of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’12), recently won a Red Dot Award, an international design prize, for... more
Image: Caption: Transition Design 09/07/2020 PhD Researchers Launch Design in Transition Podcast PhD Researchers from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design have just released episode one of Design in Transition / Diseño en Transición... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 08/28/2020 Design Alumnus Launches Kickstarter for PURUS Josh Lederer, an alumnus of Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (BFA ’97), recently launched the Kickstarter for PURUS, an antimicrobial... more
Image: Caption: PhD Researchers 08/24/2020 Silvana Juri Awarded Steinbrenner Fellowship to Advance Environmental Research Silvana Juri, a PhD Researcher at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, was recently awarded a fellowship from the Steinbrenner Institute... more
Image: Caption: Design in Action 07/19/2020 Master’s Students Develop Scheduling Map for Brooklyn Laboratory Charter School As K-12 schools head toward reopening in the fall, they face a range of unprecedented challenges brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic. Many students... more
Image: Caption: Master's Students 07/05/2020 Master’s Students Win Core77 Design Award Master’s Students from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design recently received the Student Notable Consumer Technology Award for their design... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 06/15/2020 Design Alumni Improving Experience for Gamers with Disabilities Video games, at their best, can be a transformative experience.  A way to experience fantastic adventures, thrilling escapades, and an excuse to... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 05/27/2020 Design Alumna Releases “Pencil Workshop” Sasha Prood, an alumna of Carnegie Mellon University's School of Design (BA '07), recently released her latest book Pencil Workshop, which promises... more
Image: Caption: CMU Libraries 05/26/2020 Mary Kay Johnsen Retiring Fomr Carnegie Mellon University's The Piper:Mary Kay Johnsen is retiring in June after 38 years as CMU's special collections librarian. Johnsen... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 05/20/2020 Design Alumni Develop Creative Coding Tool Coding can be a daunting and confusing task. Even basic programs can be thousands of lines of code long; this can make it hard to understand what's... more