• Elizabeth Palko, RISD CE Interior Design certificate graduate

Certificate Graduate Spotlight: Elizabeth Palko

2020-07-16T10:40:49-04:00July 13th, 2020|

“My husband died of ALS and it was time for me to think about my new life ahead of me. I needed time to heal; what better way to work through grief and loss than in a studio class engaging your mind and learning new things with giving people, so I entered the Interior [...]

  • Jordan Arruda, RISD CE certificate student

Certificate Graduate Spotlight: Jordan Arruda

2020-07-16T10:35:49-04:00July 13th, 2020|

“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 [...]

  • Helene Boutserin, RISD CE certificate graduate

Certificate Graduate Spotlight: Hélène Boutserin

2020-08-05T18:27:25-04:00July 13th, 2020|

“Coming from France to Providence with my family for a couple of years, I had the opportunity to make a break in my professional life and explore new fields. RISD CE looked like the perfect fit to awaken the creative part of myself! I decided to enroll in the Interior Design certificate program. I [...]

  • Jessica Metzler, RISD CE certificate graduate

Certificate Graduate Spotlight: Jessica Metzler

2020-07-16T10:36:05-04:00July 13th, 2020|

“My journey to RISD began when I decided to move out of my comfort zone. I believe in finding ways to bring art and creativity into my everyday life. I thought I'd just take one RISD CE class … and then I couldn't stop! I had thought I was most interested in graphic design, [...]

  • Gordon Riley, RISD CE certificate graduate

Certificate Graduate Spotlight: Gordon Riley

2020-07-16T10:36:13-04:00July 9th, 2020|

“I originally chose to start taking courses at RISD CE because I wanted to learn more about visual effects and motion graphics. Although I moved forward on a certificate program immediately, I had wrestled with the idea of taking a course here for years, always battling the misnomer that YouTube could do it just [...]