In the News
September 1, 2021
Students, alumni honored in motion design competition
Designers from various College of Art and Design programs, as well as RIT developers, created projects that were recognized in the biennial MODE Fest.
May 6, 2021
New media design graduate taking talents to Amazon Web Services
While she’ll look back on the pandemic as a most challenging time, graduating new media design student Stephanie Liu also takes pride in knowing how well she rose to the occasion. At the culmination of her internship with Amazon Web Services, the Chicago native was offered a full-time position as a user experience (UX) designer, starting in July.
October 14, 2020
RIT, URMC receive grant to study benefits of AI-enabled toilet seat technology
Toilet seats with high-tech sensors might be the non-invasive technology of the future that could help reduce hospital return rates of individuals with heart disease. A joint project by researchers at RIT and the University of Rochester Medical Center will determine if in-home monitoring can successfully record vital signs and reduce risk and costly re-hospitalization rates for people with heart failure. The five-year, $2.9 million venture is funded by the National Institutes of Health.
Interactive visual explanation
New Media Design, Elements III, Junior, UI/UX & Prototype (projects during COVID-19)
Interactive visual explanation explains an idea, a process, relationships, or a complex concept through a larger device-based solution. Gather the information/data and communicate it in a visually...
Interactive procedural information design
New Media Design, Elements III, Junior, UI/UX & Prototype
Interactive procedural information solutions that explain how and why specific processes occur. The project requires designers to effectively distill complex information into its most accessible form...
Real time data visualization
New Media Design, Interactive IV, Senior, UI/UX & Prototype
An exploration of the innovative real time data forms. Students explore visual representation of data, examine principles for visualizing numerical information, and distill real time data in order to...