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  • Drawing by Andrew Bruce for Experiential Drawing course

New Scholarships Boost Accessibility

2021-08-11T16:16:52-04:00August 11th, 2021|

RISD’s Continuing Education division partners with multiple nonprofits to support BIPOC youth interested in pursuing careers in art and design. The mission of RISD’s Continuing Education (CE) division is “to provide an immersive and innovative art and design education for everyone, at all stages of life and all levels of experience.” That commitment to [...]

  • Surface design by Laura Jones, RISD CE online student

Continuing Ed Enrollment Skyrockets

2021-08-11T16:02:39-04:00August 11th, 2021|

In moving its CE classes online, RISD opens the floodgates to passionate new students from across the US and around the globe. When RISD’s Continuing Education (CE) staff scrambled to transform tried-and-true studio classes into effective virtual learning experiences last spring, they had no idea what the long-term expansion opportunities would be. New data [...]

  • Collage by Maya Newkirk, Project SAIL

Teens Connect through RISD

2021-08-11T16:07:39-04:00August 11th, 2021|

Continuing Education partners with Rhode Island Department of Education to offer free online art and design classes to underserved youth. As Rhode Island public school students prepare to return to the classroom, many of them are looking back with pride on the work they created this summer in virtual Continuing Education classes at RISD. [...]

  • Jordan Arruda, RISD CE certificate student

Student Spotlight: Jordan Arruda

2021-08-26T16:10:37-04:00August 3rd, 2021|

“I wanted to expand on my knowledge of graphic design and knew it would be a one-of-a-kind experience. My desire to grow as a designer grew even stronger with RISD CE. I was surprised by my experience in their certificate program and how hands-on it was; I learned a lot about the making process [...]

  • Hattie McLean, RISD CE Graphic Design certificate graduate

Student Spotlight: Hattie McLean

2021-08-27T12:44:40-04:00August 2nd, 2021|

"One of the bests parts about making is being surprised by yourself and your ability, it feels good to look at something you’ve made and marvel at it. That's something that was totally new for me coming into these Continuing Education classes." —Hattie McLean, RISD CE Graphic Design certificate program graduate [...]

  • RISD Continuing Education spotlight: Jood Al-Saleh, Pre-College student

Student Spotlight: Jood Al-Saleh

2021-08-27T12:50:31-04:00August 2nd, 2021|

“I first heard about RISD from an alum, a very well-known architect, Bernard Khoury, whose work has inspired me over the years. I couldn’t pass up the opportunity of spending a summer learning at RISD! My journey to RISD began the moment I submitted my application to RISD Pre-College. The best part of RISD [...]

  • Desmond Andrews, RISD Pre-College student

Student Spotlight: Desmond Andrews

2021-09-03T10:42:34-04:00August 1st, 2021|

"I've known about RISD since I was very young from growing up in Providence. I chose the RISD Pre-College program because I've always wanted to be a part of the community. I would say all my classes were challenging, but creatively I would say my RISD Pre-College Illustration major class was the most challenging—my [...]

  • Haley Hartin, RISD CE student spotlight

Student Spotlight: Haley Hartin

2021-08-26T16:09:46-04:00August 1st, 2021|

“I chose to take classes at RISD CE because, during coronavirus, it felt like my life was put on hold. College was not resuming the way I would have liked and no college-level programs interested me enough to add to my schedule — that is until I stumbled upon RISD CE's certificate programs. I [...]

  • RISD CE teen student spotlight: Landon

Student Spotlight: Landon

2021-08-26T13:53:01-04:00April 5th, 2021|

“I love having the opportunity to use my time at home to create storylines and complete stop-motion animations that I may not have had the time to do otherwise. In the Animating Critters class, I had to learn how to make my characters appear to move naturally as opposed to having choppy movements, which [...]

  • RISD CE student spotlight: Nicole Bedard

Student Spotlight: Nicole Bedard

2021-08-26T13:55:37-04:00March 5th, 2021|

“My journey to RISD began when I had relocated back to Massachusetts in 2002 after many years of school focused on non-creative study. I was working at a software company and wanted to explore more of my creative side. After attending an open house, I signed up for the Interior Design certificate program the [...]

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