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April 16, 2021 @ 1:15 PM CT – ARCH420: Lacaton & Vassal
April 16, 2021 @ 3 PM CT – NOMAS General Body Meeting
April 23, 2021 @ 1:30 PM CT- Graduate Peer Mentoring/Social hosted by graduate student Lisa Sun
April 23, 2021 @ 1:30 PM CT- Discussion with Sarah Aziz and Eric Simpson: “Scavenger Project”
April 23 @ 1:30 PM CT- ARCH825_Stairs and their Detailing hosted by Jim Shields & Karl Wallick
RECOMMENDED BY FACULTY:
April 22, 2021 @ 3 PM CT – Celebration of Earth Day: Water Justice hosted by UWM Black Student Cultural Center
The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s Black Student Cultural Center and the Center for Water Policy at the School of Freshwater Sciences invite you to join our virtual Earth Day event. Our esteemed panelists of environmental leaders from around the Great Lakes will speak on critical issues of water justice as we consider the Biden Administration’s Build Back Better infrastructure funding proposal. In cities surrounding the earth’s largest fresh surface water system, do all people have affordable, clean water? How have decades of disinvestment in neighborhoods where People of Color predominantly live resulted in lead-tainted water and public health concerns? Join us for a presentation and lively discussion.
April 22, 2021 @ 5:30 PM CT – Making My Mark – Rapid Speed Presentations hosted by Women In Design Milwaukee
Women in Design in collaboration with Wisco NOMA invites you to our Spring 2021 Rapid Speed Presentations Event. Each one of our speakers will have 20 slides with 20 seconds per slide to explore the topic “Making My Mark”. As part of Women in Design’s commitment to promoting Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in the profession, these presentations are by esteemed minority women speaking about their passions from a variety of design and allied fields. We hope that you can join us in celebrating women succeeding in creative fields.
April 23, 2021 @ 2 PM CT – C21 Lecture Series: The Long 2020 featuring Daniel Barber, Beatriz Colomina, and David Gissen hosted by Center for 21st Century Studies
Barber will discuss how the pandemic—and the inequities it mirrored and intensified—has begun to change the discussion around architecture and climate. Colomina will discuss the history of modern architecture and disease, tuberculosis in particular, engaging Alvar Aalto’s idea that the architect should always design for the person in the weakest position. Gissen will question the often narrow and curative character of “healthy” and modernized architectural environments through a critical politics of human impairment and disability.
May 17, 2021 – Registration Deadline – Healthier Design Innovation Contest hosted by Parsons School of Design
Does your work exemplify healthy material innovation, design activism, or advocacy through design?
July 9, 2021 – Registration Deadline – 2021 Acanthus Awards hosted by The Chicago-Midwest Chapter of the Institute of Classical Architecture & Art
The ICAA is the leading national nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the practice and appreciation of the classical tradition in architecture and the allied arts. The purpose of the Acanthus Awards is to recognize excellence and distinction in classical and traditional architecture.