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02.08.2016

    02.08.2016
 
Li Lin_ Visiting IAPD Scholar_ will be leaving us February 14.
Professor Li Lin has been a Visiting Scholar in IAPD for the past year. During that time, she has given lectures, conducted research, and participated in the Product Design Studios as well as the History of Furniture course. We have enjoyed her warm presence here and will miss her when she leaves this coming Sunday!
ACCEPTING THE JOB OFFER WORKSHOP

Accepting the Job Offer:  Start Smart Salary Negotiation Workshop is this Thursday, February 11th, 3-5 pm in the Engineering Complex, Room 1109.  This event will help prepare you to negotiate your starting salary when offered your first post-grad school positions, help you articulate your value, build confidence in your negotiation style and sharpen your budgeting skills.  Learn more about this workshop here.

3 MINUTE THESIS COMPETITION

For the first time at K-State, graduate students will be part of a unique and innovative event - a Three Minute Thesis Competition!  It is February 17th at 7 pm in Fiedler Auditorium.  Learn more here.

DESIGN EXPO INFORMATION

2016 Design Expo Firm Locations have been announced.  The firms may or may not be hiring for all locations during the Expo but you should check out the locations of the firms.  The list of same day interviews at Design Expo has been announced.  The list is subject to change the day of the event.

SAVE THE DATE

IIDA Portfolios + Professionals

February 26, 2016 12-5 pm

Center for Architecture and Design

1801 McGee

Kansas City, MO 64108

For more information

5TH YEAR UPDATE

The fifth years are hard at work on their schematic design phase of their thesis projects and also will be having reviews on February 16th (product + furniture) and 18th (interior architecture).  They have also been putting together their portfolios to get ready for job searching.  Katrina's seminar has been helping them understand many topics to help in the search including everything from salary negotiation to online networking.

ALUMNI  & CURRENT STUDENT SPOTLIGHTS

Current Student Spotlight -

Breann Davis, 4th year

Alumni Spotlight -

Andrea Nelson

 

Welcome to our first Alumni  and Current Student Spotlights!  We will be featuring several alumni and current IAPD students over the semester.  Breann Davis is our current student spotlight. Check her out!  Andrea Nelson is our alumni spotlight who has great information to share with you. Check her out as well!

SCHOLARSHIP/COMPETITION OPPORTUNITIES

IIDA Booth Design Competition has a March 1st deadline for entry.  Please check it out here.

 

The Snyder Leadership Legacy Fellows Program is accepting applications through February  26th.  Learn more here.

 

2016 AZ Awards for Design Excellence are accepting submissions through February 22nd.  Find out all the details on their

website.

 

IDSA Student Merit Awards are open for you to check out and apply.  Learn more here.

 

Enter the Sherman-Williams Student Design Challenge.  Learn more here.

 

 

 
EVENTS & DEADLINES
 
FEBRUARY
9 - Student Council Meeting, 11:40 am, APD West
11 - Goodbye Lunch for Li Lin, Chang Gallery 11:45-1:00
11 - APDPro:  Putting your International Experience to Work (5th years only), 6 pm, Seaton 063
11 - Accepting The Job Offer Workshop, 3-5 pm, Engineering Complex, Rm 1109
16 - 5th Year Presentations 1:30-5:00 APD West Rm 116
16 - APDPro:  Portfolio & Resume Critiques, 5:30-7:30 APD West
17 - 3 Minute Thesis Competition, 7 pm, Fiedler Auditorium
18 - 5th Year Presentations, 1:30-5:00, APD West, Rm 116
23 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00 APD West 101
23 - Clemente Jaquez, Distinguished Young Alumni Keynote Speaker
25 - Student Council Meeting, 11:40 am, APD West
26 - IIDA Portfolios + Professionals, 12-5 pm, Kansas City
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
22 - 5th Year Presentations, 1:30-5:00, APD West, Rm 116
24 - 5th Year Presentations, 1:30-5:00, APD West, Rm 116
28 - IAPD 891, Short Design Film Screening, 5:30 pm, IAPD end space, APD West
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
3 - 5th Year Final Reviews
5 - 5th Year Final Reviews
9-13 - Finals
14 - APDesign Commencement, McCain Auditorium, 10 am
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