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College of Architecture, Planning and Design

04.21.14

Message from the Department Head

Dear Faculty_

As I am sure you noticed, there was not an Archinfo on Friday. We have decided to start putting it out on Monday from now on. This should keep it from getting lost in your Friday email and also be timelier in announcing items coming up during the week.

We do have some very exciting news to start off the week. I am pleased to announce that David Seamon and Gary Coates have received the Professorial Performance Award. Congratulations!

The 3D puzzle of teaching assignments is almost complete. I will be sending each of you an email of your assignments in the next few days and the final full lineup shortly.

This one has slipped a little, but we need to get the King Medal process finalized. We need to submit a final candidate from our department on May 5th. If you have a student interested in submitting we will need those prior to May 2nd. I will form a small committee of faculty to determine which candidate is sent to the college for consideration. The committee will meet on May 2nd. Faculty with an MARCH or MS student, who is going to submit, please let us know as soon as possible. There are several exciting endeavors worthy of the award so let's put our best forward.

Please enjoy the week. 

Matthew Knox AIA

Professor and Head



News and Reminders

Please be reminded that there is a college faculty/staff meeting tomorrow, April 22nd, at 12:30 pm in Seaton 106C.

The three jurors for the Heintzelman + Kremer, scheduled for May 9th, have been confirmed and will be Zoka Zola of Zoka Zola Architects in Chicago, Ian Colburn of Snohetta in New York, and Eric Hoffman of the Sam Fox School at Washington University in St. Louis.

Please be sure to check out the Department Strengths online survey that was sent out last week by Wednesday at this link: http://survey.az1.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_9pBkoyBEaS5r1Nr&Preview=Survey&_=1

Add any comments or suggestions as you see fit. Also, the last question asks for personal interests/specialties so please list yours there. We will discuss them at the faculty meeting.

There is faculty meeting is scheduled for Thursday, April 26th, at 2:30 pm in Seaton 208. Attached is a draft of the agenda.

Attached is a schedule of the final reviews for the year. They are also on the department website calendar.  

Update from Weigel Library_

As a trial service beginning immediately and throughout the summer, Weigel Library patrons can now request to have their interlibrary loans delivered to Weigel.

To take advantage of this new delivery service, however, thepatron must reply to the ILL loan email notification requesting delivery to Weigel. Please do not request Weigel delivery with a note on the initial ILL request. 

The interlibrary loan will be sent through campus mail, which could add a day or two to the pick-up time. Weigel staff will send the patron an email when the material has arrived in Weigel. Interlibrary loan materials can also be returned to Weigel. 

We hope this change enhances the experience of faculty and students when using the resources of K-State Libraries.

With two weeks left before final reviews and three weeks left before finals, please remember to sign up for TEVALs with Stephanie in the department office.

It was announced that architecture student Melissa Gaddis was chosen by the Alumni Association to serve on the university’s 2014 Student Homecoming Committee.

 

Upcoming Events + Dates


APRIL

22 APDesign faculty/staff meeting at 12:30 pm in S106C

24 Faculty meeting at 2.30 pm in S208*

25 Javier Sanchez’s ADS 8 final review details TBA

MAY
1-3 Spring DAC events
2 Susanne Siepl-Coates’ ADS VIII final review 9:00 am to 5:30 pm in the Chang Gallery

APD Ice Cream Social at 3:30 pm in the Pierce
5 Todd Gabbard’s ADS 8 final review 9:00 am to 5:30 pm in the Chang Gallery

Genevieve Baudoin’s ADS 4 final review 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm in S208

David Sachs’ ADS 2 final review 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm in S202E

Peter Magyar’s ADS 2 final review 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm in SC214

Carol Watts’ ADS 2 final review 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm in S103

Don Watts’ ADS 2 final review 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm in SC213

All University Awards Ceremony at 3:00 pm in the Alumni Association Ballroom

6 Dragoslav Simic’s ADS 8 final review 9:00 am to 5:30 pm in the Chang Gallery

Faculty meeting at 2.30 pm in S208

7 Judy Gordon’s ENVD 2 final review 8:30 am to 12:00 pm in S208

Chris Fein ENVD 2 final review 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm in S202E

Michael McGlynn’s ADS 4 final review 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm in S103

Gary Coates’ ADS 4 final review 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm in S208

Bruce Wrightsman’s ADS 4 final review 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm in S104

8 Aaron Schump’s ENVD 2 final review 8:30 am to 12:00 pm in S103

David Dowell’s ADS 8 AAFE final review 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm in S104
9 Heintzelman + Kremer at 1:00 pm in the Pierce

Aaron Schump’s ENVD 2 final review 8:30 am to 12:00 pm in S103

Judy Gordon’s ENVD 2 final review 8:30 am to 12:00 pm in S103
17 APDesign Commencement