Tag Archives: Institute on the Environment

U Students Partner With University of Puerto Rico to Explore Energy Transitions


Lead by Assistant Professor Jacob Mans (Architecture), Assistant Professor Gabe Chan (Humphrey School of Public Affairs), and Megan Voorhees (Institute on the Environment) a team of 11 University of Minnesota students spent part of their winter break studying energy transitions in Puerto Rico.

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GIS Creator Jack Dangermond (M.Arch '68) to Speak at the Humphrey

Jack Dangermond, founder and president of Esri (Environmental Systems Research Institute), will give a public lecture titled: “Mapping and Geographic Analysis Supports Collaboration and Decision Making” on Tuesday, April 10, 2012, beginning at 4:30 p.m., at Cowles Auditorium, in the Humphrey School of Public Affairs, 301 19th Ave. S, on the Minneapolis campus. Dangermond earned his M.Arch degree from the […]

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Monday Minute, March 26, 2012: Flurry of Activity

Dear Colleagues, With spring break behind us, and as we dash toward May, I wanted to take a moment today to just remind everyone of the programs and offerings we have on the agenda in the coming weeks. From our annual Design Intersections event – this years title: Tweak or Leap? – coming up on Thursday, to our award winning Design in 7 program coming the first week of April, to two separate symposiums, Digital Provocations and Fashion & Health – details of those and other offerings, like product design’s PLAYsentations, are available on the events section of our website. Another item added just recently is a lecture and reception the College is sponsoring with the Institute on the Environment…

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