Molly Wright Steenson Appointed New Vice Provost for Faculty

The School of Design Associate Professor Molly Wright Steenson has been named the new Vice Provost for Faculty at Carnegie Mellon University. Dr. Steenson is also the K&L Gates Associate Professor of Ethics & Computational Technology. From 2018–21, she was Sr. Associate Dean for Research in the College of Fine Arts.

Dina El-Zanfaly Named Google Research Scholar

Dina El-Zanfaly, an Assistant Professor at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, was recently named a Research Scholar by Google. The Research Scholar Program aims to support early-career professors who are pursuing research in fields relevant to Google and provides unrestricted gifts to support research at institutions around the world, and is focused on funding world-class research conducted by early-career professors. El-Zanfaly is one of six CMU professors to win the award this year and is the first representative to come from the College of Fine Arts.

Stacie Rohrbach Wins the Henry Hornbostel Teaching Award

Stacie Rohrbach, Associate Professor and Director of Graduate Studies at Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Design, was recently award the Henry Hornbostel Teaching Award. The Hornbostel Award, which is the College of Fine Arts' annual recognition for teaching excellence, is named after Henry Hornbostel (1867 – 1961), the first Dean of the College of Fine Arts and the architect and designer of several Carnegie Mellon University buildings including the College of Fine Arts Building, Baker Hall, Doherty Hall, Hammerschlag Hall and Margaret Morrison Carnegie Hall. 

Remembering Ed Zagorski

Associate Professor Mark Baskinger remembers the life and work of Ed Zagorski, who passed away on January 10th.  The School of Design mourns his passing, celebrates his legacy, and acknowledges the influence he's had on our industrial design program/products track.


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