JWU News

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

Exploring the Ethics of Hacking with Joshua Wright '97

2/4/16 | Johnson & Wales University alum Joshua Wright’s recent talk at the Providence Campus opened with a loaded question about the dividing lines between “white hat” and “black hat” computer hacking: “What’s the difference between me and a bad guy? One word: Permission.”

Topics: Providence Alumni Engineering + Design Distinguished Visiting Professor

Senior Portfolio Review Showcases the Best of JWU Design

11/19/15 | Each year, Johnson & Wales University’s School of Engineering & Design hosts a Senior Portfolio Review that gives Graphic Design & Digital Media students the opportunity to show the range of their work to the JWU community and industry professionals.

Topics: Graphic Design Providence Engineering + Design

JWU Students Contribute to Holocaust Memorial


9/21/15 | Engineering + Design

Students from JWU’s School of Engineering and Design played a major role in enhancing the visitor experience at the new Rhode Island Holocaust Memorial, located at Memorial Park on South Main Street in Providence.

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design

2015 Student Technology + Design Showcase

Engineering + Design

On a recent Thursday, the School of Engineering and Design was teeming with activity as students presented their year-end projects.

Topics: Engineering + Design

ProJo Editorial: JWU Is Breaking New Ground

Engineering + Design

“Rhode Island is about to see the first tangible sign of what many envisioned for the former highway land,” begins a Providence Journal editorial praising the April 22 groundbreaking of JWU’s $40M, 3-story academic building to house the university’s School of Engineering & Design and a new biology program.

Topics: Engineering + Design

Alumni Spotlight: 3D Engineer + Product Developer Nicholas Provenzano '13

Nicholas Provenzano '13 | 3D Engineer + Product Developer

Topics: Providence Engineering + Design

JWU Reveals Plans for New Bio + Tech Building

Science + Liberal Arts

PBN.com and the Providence Journal have revealed JWU’s plans to build a $40M academic building on land opened up by the redevelopment of I-195.

Topics: Biology Engineering + Design Campus Renovations