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Architecture Students Collaborate with One House, Many Nations

The prototype for the One House, Many Nations Muskrat Hut.

The One House, Many Nations campaign, founded by indigenous activist group Idle No More, works to address the lack of quality housing found in First Nations and other indigenous communities. This March, Assistant Professor Jacob Mans (Architecture), brought its work to the School of Architecture’s annual Catalyst week.

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Catalyst 2019: Extended Communities of Practice

Catalyst 2019: Extended Communities of Practice

Architecture as Catalyst is an annual week-long event, bringing new ideas, conversations, and expertise to the School of Architecture by inviting guests from around the world to run experimental workshops with graduate students and give public lectures on their work. This year’s Catalyst is intended to create discussion around the practice of “making” as it relates to design and architecture.

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

MOUNTAIN SUMMIT IN EL YUNQUE

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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