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2017 Imagine Fund Award Recipients Announced

Columns in front of Northrop

Across the College of Design, our faculty’s research is tackling global problems and advancing their fields. This spring, 19 faculty members received grants from the University’s Imagine Fund, which supports innovative research in the arts, humanities, and design fields. Take a look at the research that our faculty members are conducting with their grants: Abimbola Asojo (Interior Design): Creativity, Culture, and Identity in […]

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College of Design has two top-five stories on University website home page

The College of Design holds two of five spots on the University of Minnesota website home page for top stories of 2010. The UMNews feature on Lucy Dunne‘s (Apparel Design) smart clothing research is the second top story of 2010. Top story number five is held by the UMNews feature on Rebecca Krinke‘s (Landscape Architecture) project “Unseen/Seen: The Mapping Joy and Pain.”

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San Martin to lecture on Urban Design Framework for the University District

Ignacio San Martin (Metropolitan Design Center) presents a public lecture on Phase I of “Toward an Urban Design Framework for the University District” to residents of Como, Marcy Holmes, Cedar Riverside, and Prospect Park neighborhoods. Phase I investigates how to restructure the district into a future model sustainable community. The lecture will take place November 8, 2010, 6 p.m. at the Bell Museum Auditorium.

On November 19, 2010, 12 p.m., San Martin presents the same lecture at a brown bag luncheon at the Minneapolis Community Planning and Economic Development Office, Crown Roller Mill, 105 Fifth Avenue South, Suite 200, Minneapolis.

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Job opportunity: University Law School faculty lounge redesign

The University’s Law School is hoping to get some advice on redesigning its faculty lounge and has asked if a faculty member of advanced graduate student would be interested in the project. There is a small amount of money available for this project. Interested? Contact Francesco Parisi (Law), parisi@umn.edu for more information.

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