Carnegie Mellon University


Integrative Design, Arts, and Technology

May 13, 2021

IDeATe Student Paints a Mural of Stories


Elise Delgado Paints a Picture of Empathy, Hope for CMU’s Community

Psychology/Soft Technologies senior Elise Delgado was recently featured on for her thesis project. Growing from her own experiences navigating Carnegie Mellon, Delgado focused her thesis on how underrepresented and marginalized communities feel at the university. The thesis will culminate in a public display on campus of a mural that Delgado painted while she was away from CMU and had some time to reflect on all of the ways students can feel included and excluded.

Read more about Delgado's work at


Work with IDeATe!

IDeATe's student employees help to keep the facilities in Hunt Library humming and we want you to join the team! We are looking to staff positions as Lending Desk Attendants and Tech Advisors. Lending Desk Attendants handle checkouts and returns of equipment in the IDeATe Lending Office. Tech Advisors monitor and operate the IDeATe fabrication equipment.

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ICYMI: Deeplocal Hiring Integration Engineers

Deeplocal is seeking full-time Integration Engineers (of various experience levels) to architect and engineer beautiful, interactive exhibits and objects for the world’s leading technology brands. With an understanding of software, electronics, and mechanical movements, Integration Engineers transform theoretical creative ideas into real, functioning electromechanical objects and installations. This role designs the intelligent integrated system from the start of the production process and remains a critical leader on the team through project delivery.

Deeplocal is a quickly growing, internationally-recognized, innovation studio based in Pittsburgh, PA. Deeplocal’s team of 50+ includes experts in marketing, engineering, design, and fabrication who collaborate to develop never-seen-before physical experiences for brand clients.

For more information and to apply, visit