Posts Tagged ‘stem’

Paul Sproll joins Governor’s Working Group

Paul Sproll (Professor, Teaching + Learning in Art + Design) is currently serving as a member of Governor Raimondo’s “STEM and Equity in Educator Preparation Working Group.” Additionally, in November he will serve as a member of the external committee that will review the Arts Program at Milton Academy where Ian Torney (MAE ’92) is […]

Yeadon to judge genetic machines

The International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) Foundation has asked Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) to return as a Judge at their annual international synthetic biology competition. iGEM spun out of MIT in 2012 and became an independent nonprofit organization that fosters scientific research and education through organizing and operating the annual iGEM Competition, the world’s […]

Yeadon to judge international research

The International Genetically Engineered Machine (iGEM) Foundation has invited Peter Yeadon (Professor,  Interior Architecture) to serve as a juror for their annual international synthetic biology competition. iGEM spun out of MIT in 2012 and became an independent nonprofit organization that fosters scientific research and education through organizing and operating the annual iGEM Competition, the world’s […]

Yeadon lectures at AIA NY Center for Architecture

Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) will give a lecture at the Center for Architecture in Manhattan on Tuesday 9 September, 6:00 – 8:00 PM. This presentation, titled “Substance Abuse: Various Exotic States of Manipulated Matter,” has been organized by the Technology Committee of the American Institute of Architects New York. In his talk, Peter will […]

Yeadon in Synthetic Aesthetics book

A new MIT Press book, Synthetic Aesthetics: Investigating Synthetic Biology’s Designs on Nature, includes the arsenic biosensor project that Peter Yeadon (Professor, Interior Architecture) worked on with his Industrial Design students several years ago. In a chapter titled “Design Evolution,” author Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg provides a brief history of the project and lingers on the challenges […]

Smith and Leidtke RISCA recipients

The Rhode Island State Council on the Arts has announced the recipients of its first 2014 round of grants. Steven Smith (Associate Professor, Photography) received a Fellowship in Photography to pursue his own work. Amy Leidtke (Critic, Industrial Design and Foundation Studies)  received a grant to collaborate with art teacher, Janine Lee, on a participatory design project, Kaleidoscopic Creation, […]

BRAIN STORM residency at Brown's Granoff Center

The Everett Dance Company will be at Brown for a five-day residency at Brown University’s Granoff Center, October 16-20.   The residency culminates in three performances of their critically acclaimed production BRAIN STORM which takes audiences on a journey into the universe’s most complex structure: the human brain, in all its mystery and beauty. The seeds […]