Category Archives: IDSA

Angela Corrado, 2015 RIT IDSA Student Merit Award Winner

Angela Corrado has been selected as the 2014 RIT-IDSA Student Merit Award winner. She will represent RIT at the Northeast District Conference in Boston, April 24-25, 2015. We congratulate Angela on her outstanding achievement and wish her best of luck … Continue reading
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Sketch Demo With Len Nicholas

This Monday, April 21st, from 8:00-10:00pm there will be a sketch demo with concept artist Len Nicholas in Booth Hall, room 3310. The demo will include both hand and digital sketching. There will also be prizes given out to those … Continue reading
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2014 RIT IDSA Student Merit Award Winner, Alexander Bennett

It is our pleasure to announce Alex Bennett as the 2014 RIT-IDSA Student Merit Award winner. Alex will represent RIT at the Northeast District Conference in NYC, May 15, 2014. We wish Alex the best of luck in New York! … Continue reading
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2014 IDSA Student Merit Award Nominees

The Industrial Design faculty is pleased to announce the nominees for the 2014 IDSA Student Merit Award: -Melika Alipour Leili -Alexander Bennett -David Engell -Rebecca Freund -Wei Richard Luo -Kyra Wilson-Houck These students will present their work to the RIT … Continue reading
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RIT ID: Brick City Homecoming Weekend

Memories: Observations: Experiences: Obsessions Toby Thompson’s Memorial Exhibit Opening reception will take place on Friday evening, October 11 6:00pm–7:30pm University Gallery James E. Booth Hall Join us this weekend during Brick City’s Homecoming and Family Weekend to celebrate the life … Continue reading
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2013 IDSA International Conference Wrap-Up

RIT-ID was well represented at the Industrial Designers Society of America (IDSA) International Conference, held in Chicago from August 21-24, 2013. Dean Lorraine Justice gave a talk titled “Breaking the Rules with Your Job/Career/Company” and Professor Alex Lobos gave a … Continue reading
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Congrats to IDEA 2013 Bronze Award Winners

Congratulations to IDEA 2013 Bronze Award Winners, and RIT ID Graduate Students, Xiaoxiao Pu, Zimo Pan and Lei Hong! Their product, Mua-Mi is a breast pump that provides an easy, convenient and comfortable way to pump milk. It features a … Continue reading
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IDSA Conference Debrief

More than twenty undergraduate students and recent alumni from RIT’s industrial design program attended the Industrial Designers Society of America’s annual Northeast District Conference in Hartford, CT, on April 19-20, accompanied by Alan Reddig, IDSA, Faculty Advisor for RIT’s IDSA … Continue reading
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Prof. Josh Owen on Milan Design Week

Professor Josh Owen will be speaking about his experience at this years Milan Design Week. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear about, and see, some of the design featured in Milan this year. Event Details: Wednesday, April 24 (TOMORROW) 5:00pm … Continue reading
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IDSA Lecture: Eric Green

The RIT IDSA student chapter will host guest lecturer Eric Green, who will present “The Process of Design“. Eric’s presentation will cover methods and approaches that were used to address design problems throughout his seasoned career. Join us: Wednesday, March … Continue reading
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Alumna Pattie Moore, Visits RIT-ID

Patricia Moore is an alumna of the Industrial Design department of RIT and was featured in our alumni show, Design Autopsy, this past fall. Pattie is an internationally renowned gerontologist and designer, serving as a leading authority on consumer lifespan … Continue reading
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IDSA Northeast District Conference: Organizational Meeting

There will be an organizational meeting Thursday from 3-4 pm for anyone interested in attending the IDSA Northeast District Conference on April 19-20, in Hartford, CT. Twenty or more RIT students typically attend this conference each year. You do NOT … Continue reading
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2013 RIT IDSA Student Merit Award Winner, Nick Colville

The winner of the 2013 IDSA Student Merit Award at RIT is Nick Colville. Congratulations to Nick, and to all the nominees, for their fine presentations. Special thanks to the jury of design professionals for their support of the program’s … Continue reading
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IDSA Student Merit Award Nominees

Six senior students in RIT’s Industrial Design Program have been nominated by the faculty as candidates for RIT’s IDSA Student Merit Award for the 2013 IDSA Student Merit Award. The following students will present their work to a jury of … Continue reading
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Department Funded IDSA IDEA 2013 Competition Entries

Congratulations to the following designers, who have been selected by the ID faculty to be fully funded entries into the IDSA IDEA 2013 competition. Mosquito Repeller: Danwei Ye, Yu Liu, Yakun Zhang (CGD) Certain Spice: Alex Bennett XO Tape Dispenser: … Continue reading
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IDSA IDEA 2013 Competition: Department Funding

Currently enrolled Industrial Design Students! The ID Department is willing to fund up to 6 entries to the IDSA IDEA 2013 competition. The ID faculty will select the entries to be 100% funded. All you have to do is register … Continue reading
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IDSA Event: Responsive Design vs. Designing for Context

Responsive Design vs. Designing for Context – Livestream Friday, January 25, from 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM Lecture Room (07A-4610) IDSA membership required. Free Pizza Responsive digital design has become the trendy design request. Building all your sites (mobile, tablet … Continue reading
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Design in Beijing: An Adventure

Design in Beijing: An Adventure Wednesday, January 23, from 5:00PM to 6:00PM Lecture Room (07A-4610) All Welcome Come hear the fascinating story of Professor Josh Owen’s and ID graduate student Boran Song’s travels in China! This is for anyone interested … Continue reading
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IDSA: IDEA ’13 Call For Entries

This is an open call for student entries to the 33rd annual IDSA IDEA (International Design Excellence Awards). The 2013 IDEA is the premier international competition recognizing and promoting design excellence across a number of industries and disciplines. Each year … Continue reading
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IDSA Student Chapter Recognition: Thought@Work

The IDSA has highlighted RIT as the student chapter of the month for November. This prestigious selection was due in part to the hard work and success of the Thought @ Work student conference that took place in October. Aaron … Continue reading
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