Category Archives: Faculty

Faculty and Staff Celebrate New Book Releases

A list of faculty and staff whose books will be on display at the 2019 College of Design Book Release Celebration.

Faculty and staff from across the college are celebrating their latest book releases on Wednesday, November 20. Join the college community in the Architecture and Landscape Architecture Library for the opportunity to meet the authors, learn more about their books, and ask them questions about their research.

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Trust What You Know: An Interview with Genell Ebbini

An aerial view of Nizwa Oman.

Now in its sixth year, gb&d magazine’s Women in Sustainability Leadership Awards recognizes women who make a difference in the world through sustainability. This year, the College of Design’s Assistant Professor Genell Ebbini received the honor due in part to her work on sustainability issues in Jordan.

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Researchers Invent Shape-Changing Textiles Powered Only by Body Heat

Invention of shape-changing textiles powered only by body heat

A new study led by researchers at the University of Minnesota’s Design of Active Materials and Structures Lab (DAMSL) and Wearable Technology Lab (WTL) details the development of a temperature-responsive textile that can be used to create self-fitting garments powered only by body heat.

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