Posts Tagged ‘pedagogy’

Petraits to present at QQML in Chania, Greece

Ellen Petraits (Research & Instruction Librarian) will present a paper at the international conference on Qualitative and Quantitative Methods in Libraries in Chania, Crete. Her paper details a qualitative art and design research assessment chart she created to identify instances of research in the studio critique. Her article was published in Art Libraries Journal in […]

Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak | global lecture & forum

All faculty are invited to join Gayatri Chakravorty Spivak’s lecture “As My Work Pulls Me” in the RISD Auditorium on Wednesday, November 18 at 6:30PM. To RSVP please visit: On November 19, Professor Spivak will lead a Global Forum for faculty that specifically looks at pedagogy and teaching as it relates to her recent publication […]

Gaetano Adi at Tactical Robotics Symposium

Paula Gaetano Adi (Assistant Professor, Foundation Studies) is organizing and presenting the “Tactical Robotics Symposium: Latin American Media Art at the Intersection of the Pedagogy” at the University of North Texas next October 1st and 2nd. The symposium will examine a variety of artistic practices and strategies in which the confluence of art, science, technology, […]

Academic Commons Project (ACP) grants

Academic Affairs is pleased to inform all faculty of an exciting new opportunity, one that helps us to support and advance our “Teaching + Learning: Dynamic, innovative academic programs” section of the Strategic Plan. This summer, RISD received a $160,000 grant from the Davis Foundation, allowing us to launch the Academic Commons Project (ACP), a […]

Brown/RISD Scholarship of Teaching and Learning lectures and workshops

Would you like to join a yearlong discussion group examining the basic principles of your teaching with an introduction to the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning?  Part-time and full –time members meet together to attend the 5 Brown University’s Harriet W. Sheridan Center for Teaching and Learning lectures followed by 5 RISD workshops focused on […]

Mikyoung Kim and the Stamford Environmental Magnet School

Mikyoung Kim Design (Mikyoung Kim, Professor, Landscape Arch., principal)  recently completed a sustainable landscape architecture project for the Stamford Environmental Magnet School.  At the heart of the design is a rain garden that collects stormwater from  roofs and impervious surfaces.  The infrastructure for the stormwater retention basin is the foundation of a demolished building.  The intention of the magnet […]