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Image: Caption: Rapidly Evolving 05/11/2020 Rapidly Evolving - Our Response Project During the week after finals (May 8-15, 2020), the Carnegie Mellon University School of Design came together and created "Rapidly Evolving," a... more
Image: Caption: Graduation 2020 05/08/2020 The School of Design Virtual Celebration 2020 On Sunday, May 17th, after Carnegie Mellon University holds it's Virtual Conferral of Degrees, the School of Design will be holding its own... more
Image: Caption: Design Week 04/30/2020 Virtual Design Week Schedule It's Design Week for the Spring 2020 Semester.  This time of year, we usually invite our students, staff, faculty, the greater CMU community and... more
Image: Caption: COVID-19 04/30/2020 Design Junior Working from Home Develops Low-Cost Face-Shield for Healthcare Workers As the country and the world continues to deal with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, one of the many challenges facing healthcare workers is the... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 04/23/2020 Design Alumna Tackles Mobile Health Interventions in Kenya Dr. Susan Wyche, Associate Professor in the Department of Media and Information at Michigan State University and a Bachelor’s of Fine Arts in... more
Image: Caption: Photography 04/09/2020 Freshmen Design Students Photograph “Stuff in a Box” A few weeks ago as part of their Photography class, freshman design students from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design were given a sealed... more
Image: Caption: Master's Students 04/03/2020 Master’s Students Design Mobile Apps for Choosing Contraceptive Methods Choosing an appropriate contraceptive method is a multi-faceted affair. While it’s a highly individual decision, the decision-making process might... more
Image: Caption: COVID-19 03/26/2020 A Message from the Head of School to Our School of Design Community Students, Parents, Staff, Faculty, Alumni, Friends, and Prospective Students,A few short weeks ago we did not foresee moving our entire curriculum to... more
Image: Caption: COVID-19 03/25/2020 Design Juniors Develop Interactive Coronavirus Map With the overwhelming amount of data coming in every day during the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s important to have tools that not only aggregate that data... more
Image: Caption: Alumni 03/10/2020 Design Alumna Takes Part in a Patient Revolution Maggie Breslin, a Master’s of Design alumna from Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design (MDes ’04), currently serves as Director of The... more