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Swastika drawn in feces found at RISD

February 26, 2017 0 comments

A swastika drawn in human feces was found in a gender-neutral bathroom in a Rhode Island School of Design dormitory the weekend of Feb. 18.

Science, art converge at RISD Nature Lab

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Science, art converge at RISD Nature Lab

February 7, 2017 0 comments

Tucked away behind the Rhode Island School of Design Art Museum is another museum of sorts.

RISD Museum names cartoonist as 2017 Artist Fellow

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RISD Museum names cartoonist as 2017 Artist Fellow

February 1, 2017 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design Museum recently unveiled accomplished cartoonist Walker Mettling as a 2017 Artist Fellow.

RISD Museum offers free entry on Inauguration Day

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RISD Museum offers free entry on Inauguration Day

January 26, 2017 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design Museum offered free admission to the public on Inauguration Day Jan. 20.

The 18th Annual Animation Show of Shows presented 16 animated videos from countries around the world, including Latvia, Korea and Norway.

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RISD hosts short film festival

November 9, 2016 0 comments

The Rhode Island School of Design hosted the 18th Annual Animation Show of Shows Saturday. The Show of Shows premiered Sept. 30 at the Cable Car Cinema.

Filmed and produced by a cast and crew composed exclusively of Brown and RISD students, ‘Into Nowhere’ is set to be released privately in September and screened at film festivals after its release.

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Student film ‘Into Nowhere’ examines utopia

October 20, 2016 0 comments

Most student films do not reach quite the same scale as “Into Nowhere.”

R.I. college students demand expanded diversity initiatives

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R.I. college students demand expanded diversity initiatives

April 20, 2016 0 comments

Students and faculty members at other colleges in Rhode Island are also working to have their voices heard on their campuses.

Rebecca Cumberbatch, a Rhode Island School of Design student, addressed a crowd of RISD students and faculty members during a demonstration at Market Square Wednesday. The gathering, which lasted over three hours, saw participants share experiences with prejudice on campus. Demonstrators also called on the administration to release a diversity action plan.

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RISD students, faculty members gather to decry campus racism

April 7, 2016 0 comments

Not Your Token, a demonstration to protest the lack of recognition and discussion with regard to race, sexuality and class at RISD, took place Wednesday.

Festival brings traditional, contemporary Chinese acts to College Hill

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Festival brings traditional, contemporary Chinese acts to College Hill

February 16, 2016 0 comments

The Chinese Students and Scholars Association’s sold-out Spring Festival Gala started at 7:30 Sunday night, but the Salomon Hall lobby was packed by 6:45.

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‘Animation Show of Shows’ displays stylistically diverse shorts

November 11, 2015 0 comments

The contrast between impending death and serenity brought the audience to the edge of their seats, where they stayed for the rest of the film.