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01.11.2016

    01.11.2016
 
 
DEAN'S STUDENT ADVISORY COUNCIL
Applications are now open to apply to be a representative for the Dean's Student Advisory Council.  The application is open to any College of Architecture, Planning & Design student.  Applicants should be willing to be a voice for IAPD.  The time commitment is minimal and it is a great way to become more involved in the college.  You can apply here. 
OGDEN FRIENDSHIP HOUSE
The Ogden Friendship House of Hope would like to thank everyone for their participation in raising so much money through the Penny Wars Competition.  Here is a thank you letter from the Friendship House.  
OPPORTUNITIES
Dear Students and Faculty,
As you consider your activities over the winter break, we bring to your attention several opportunities to enter competitions and the like. Some of these may mean simply revising your projects a slight amount to meet the requirements, but well worth the effort! Just a reminder that these opportunities, as well as internship and job opportunities are found on our IAPD website.
TILE CONTRACTORS' ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA SCHOLARSHIP
TCAA is awarding annual merit scholarships to high achieving students who will lead their industry, shape the language of design and create new ways to give shape to their vision for public and private space as art for habitation.  Learn all about this scholarship here.
APDESIGN SCHOLARSHIPS
The College of Architecture, Planning and Design offers a number of scholarships to students each year.  All scholarships consider academic performance and some require financial need as a basis for consideration in addition to academic performance and other considerations.  Students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better are strongly encouraged to apply.  Last year over 170 students in the College received some form of scholarship support.  For more information click here.  Applications due by February 1st.
 
IIDA/OFS STUDENT DESIGN COMPETITION
You are invited to conceptualize the future of an urban university mixed-use building that integrates the functions associated with a higher education campus while considering adaptive learning, integration of corporate and business resources, community involvement, and alternative education resources.  $2500 first place. Deadline is February 1, 2016.  Learn more here.
 
DURKAN DESIGN COMPETITION
Discover your eye for design, specific to the hospitality industry.  Show us your view, and your own take on carpet design.  Think outside the box and make the typical carpet design for hotels something different.  Show us what you've got and tell us how you got there through your eyes.  Application deadline is February 26, 2016.
 
SHERMAN-WILLIAMS STIR STUDENT DESIGN CHALLENGE
Sherwin-Williams STIR Student Design Challenge is back for 2016. This contest opens for entries on March 1. Students may enter as individuals or as a design team and there is no entry fee. First prize will receive $2,500 and a feature in STIR magazine. For details on the rules, visit the website.
2016 ZINC CHALLENGE
Interzinc is hosting a competition to design a suitable product or tool that takes advantage of the properties of zinc die casting for use in the environment.  All information for this competition can be found on their website. The Deadline is March 1st.
 
NEWH FUND YOUR FUTURE SCHOLARSHIP
NEWH is awarding scholarships for students pursuing careers in hospitality.  They award scholarships annually, in amounts ranging from $1500-$10,000.  Read the letter to see if you qualify and then submit an application.  Deadline is March 18, 2016. Check out the NEWH website - they have multiple opportunities for students including a Product Design Competition!
 Faculty: IDSA 2016 EDUCATION SYMPOSIUM - CALL FOR PAPERS
Submit a paper on Making Things Happen In Design Education.  You must submit your paper online.  Learn everything you need to know here.  Submission deadline:  March 25, 2016.
 
EVENTS & DEADLINES
 
JANUARY

11 - APDesign Faculty/Staff Mtg, 9:30 am Seaton 063

13 - APD West Re-opens

13 & 14 - IAPD Faculty Retreat, Chang Gallery

18 - University holiday, campus closed

19 - Spring term begins

26 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00 APD West 101

 

FEBRUARY

1 - APDesign Scholarship applications due

23 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00 APD West 101

23 - Clemente Jaquez, Distinguished Young Alumni Keynote Speaker

27 - Prof Wolfram Richter's visit begins

 

MARCH

4 - Design Expo at Hilton Garden Inn 10 am - 3 pm

8 - Graduation applications due

14-18 - Spring break, student holiday

29 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00 APD West 101

 

APRIL

14 - Alumni Fellow, Larry King

16 - K-State Open House

18 - Distinguished Lecture, Pam Light, 4 PM Union Little Theatre

19 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00 APD West 101

 

MAY

9-13 - Finals

14 - APDesign Commencement, McCain Auditorium, 10 am

 

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