JWU News

JWU Hosts First New England Edition of Picademy

6/14/17 | JWU Providence’s College of Engineering & Design recently hosted the first New England-based edition of Picademy, a free training intensive designed to give educators the tools to teach computing with confidence and creativity.

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design

REVEAL 2017 Showcases the Best of JWU Design

5/18/17 | The College of Engineering & Design’s annual exhibit is always a highlight of the academic year, and REVEAL 2017, this year’s installment, was no exception.

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design

Designing for the Toughest Audience of All: First Graders

3/6/17 | First graders at Providence’s Vartan Gregorian Elementary School were treated to a very special delivery recently: Students from JWU’s School of Engineering & Design brought a set of fully functional chipboard playhouses for them to assemble and play with.

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design

re-CONNECTED Exhibit Showcases School of Engineering & Design Alumni

1/17/17 | The work of 21 alumni of JWU’s School of Engineering & Design will be on view in the gleaming new gallery of the John J. Bowen Center for Science and Innovation through May 4, 2017.

The show, titled “re-CONNECTED,” marks the gallery’s official grand opening, as well as JWU’s first-ever juried exhibition of alumni design work.

Topics: Engineering + Design

Tour the New Home for Engineering & Design, Biology Programs

9/1/16 | JWU Providence’s new John J. Bowen Center for Science and Innovation is officially open, and soon the building’s design studios, maker spaces and biology labs will be humming with academic activity.

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design

JWU Dedicates New Center for Science and Innovation

9/1/2016 | Johnson & Wales dedicated its newest academic building on the Providence Campus this morning. The John J. Bowen Center for Science and Innovation is now home to the School of Engineering & Design and the John Hazen White College of Arts & Sciences’ biology program.

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design Arts & Sciences

Celebrate the New Academic Building Dedication

8/30/16 | On September 1, JWU’s Providence Campus will officially open and dedicate its new academic building. The 3-storey, 71,000-square-foot John J. Bowen Center for Science and Innovation will serve as the new home of the School of Engineering & Design and the College of Arts & Sciences’ biology program.

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design

School of Engineering & Design Hosts Student Exhibit


5/2/2016 | School of Engineering & Design students shared their work with the Providence campus community during Exhibit, the school's annual student engineering exhibit and design conference. 

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design

From Concept to Execution: JWU Senior Design Portfolio Review

4/11/16 | Each term, Graphic Design & Digital Media students at JWU Providence’s School of Engineering & Design show off their design chops at a portfolio review.

Topics: Careers Graphic Design Providence Engineering + Design

Culinary/Design Collaboration Creates Menu Designs for Student Pop-Ups

2/11/16 | Every term, Chefs Delle Donne and Wesen’s Conscious Cuisine classes run what they call Chef’s Tables, where student teams collaborate, “Top Chef” Restaurant Wars-style, on a thematically-unified 6-course tasting menu.

Students from Deana Marzocchi’s Design Solutions class — 24 in all — worked with 8 culinary teams to create menu designs that fit their pop-up restaurant concepts.

Topics: Culinary Arts Providence Food Service Management Engineering + Design Academic Collaborations