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Summer 2022 Alumni Welcome Events

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This summer, the RISD Alumni Association and Families Association will be welcoming incoming students and their families into the RISD community. We hope you will join us for one of our events — both in-person and online — this July and August!

In-Person Welcome Events

We hope you will join us for one of our events happening in several major cities across the globe this July and August.

Seoul, South Korea
Saturday, July 16, 2–3 pm Korea Standard Time

Los Angeles
Sunday, July 24, 2–3:30 pm PT

New York City
Tuesday, July 26, 6:30–8 pm ET

Richmond, British Columbia
Saturday, July 30, 2–4 pm PT

Providence
Sunday, July 31, 3–4:30 pm ET

Washington, DC
Tuesday, August 2, 6–8 pm ET

San Francisco
Wednesday, August 3, 5:30–7:30 pm PT

Boston
Sunday, August 7, 2:30–4 pm ET

Taipei, Taiwan
Saturday, August 6, 2022, 6:30–8:30 pm CST

Online Welcome Events

We have opportunities in August for you to connect online with alumni and other incoming families. We hope to see you at an event below.

Hong Kong Welcome New Students
Monday August 1, 2022, 6:30 am ET

Special Session Featuring Mickey Ackerman, Professor in EFS and a Panel of Alumni Speakers
Friday, August 5, 2022, 7 am ET

China Welcome New Students
Wednesday, August 10, 2022, 7 am ET

India Welcome New Students
Thursday, August 18, 2022, 6:30 am ET