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The Designer's News was a student-run weekly newspaper published in the late 1960s. The issue of May 19-25, 1969 featured an article about the RISD Landscape Architecture department's study to save Block Island, RI. There also was an interview with John Torres about summer programs at RISD and at a school in Vermont, and an article about a RISD photo student who taught local pre-teens about photography. Also included was an article about the Rhode Island Art Festival and some RISD students who were volunteering their time to help.



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Providence, Rhode Island


RISD, art school, art college, student publications, student newspapers, 1960s, racial justice, ecology, minorities, recruitment


Aesthetics | Architecture | Art and Design | Art Education | Creative Writing | Environmental Studies | Gender, Race, Sexuality, and Ethnicity in Communication | History of Art, Architecture, and Archaeology | Inequality and Stratification | Music | Race and Ethnicity | Theatre and Performance Studies

Designer's News May 19, 1969



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