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College of Architecture, Planning and Design

09.26.2016

 
    09.26.2016
 
REGISTER FOR DESIGN WARS ASAP
IAPD has had amazing success at this event in the past.  Erin Heiden was on the winning team last year that took home cash!  We have gotten word that only one IAPD student has signed up for this opportunity!  Please take advantage of design opportunities when they come your way!  You can register here.
SPARK
Spark will be TONIGHT from 7 - 8pm at APD West.  We will cover what to do with your sketches as you move forward in the design process. We will cover how to use PhotoShop and  Rhino to make diagrams, sketches, and overlays.   
STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS - ROYAL PURPLE
The Royal Purple is offering campus organizations such as IDSA, IIDA, IAPD Student Council etc the opportunity to be featured in the 2017 yearbook.  Please take advantage of this opportunity to highlight IAPD Student Organizations!  It is a FREE service.  Visit their website to schedule your photo. Being featured in the Royal Purple is an invaluable way to commemorate your group and recognize your hard work.
3RD YEAR FIELD TRIP
The 3rd years spent this past week in Denver enhancing their design knowledge.  They visited two dealerships and four firms all of which had K-State alumni except one.  They also toured four architectural buildings and attended a Rockies game. 
4TH YEAR FIELD TRIP
  
4th year spent the week in Chicago and Grand Rapids, Michigan visiting firms.
5TH YEAR STUDIO UPDATE
5th years have established a GoFundMe account to help raise money for them to present their selected research abstracts at the International Conference on Education, Research and Innovation in Spain in November.  If you'd like to help them you can see their gofundme page here
5TH YEAR STUDIO UPDATE
While 3rd and 4th year were away on field trips, 5th year was working hard on wrapping up their research process and starting the design process for the SAVE Farm. Also, several of them were traveling to research for their thesis projects.  Thanks to Nicole Baith for the update 
WEIGEL LIBRARY UPDATES
EVENTS & DEADLINES
SEPTEMBER
26 - 5th Year Conceptual Design Presentation  8:30 am - 12:00
26 - SPARK, 7-8 pm, APD West
29 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00, APD West Rm 101
30 - IIDA Design Wars, Kansas City
OCTOBER
3 - SPARK, 7-8 pm, APD West
6 - IDSA meeting, 6 pm, APD West Room 119
10 - SPARK, 7-8 pm, APD West
12- Distinguished Lecturer, T. Campanella, 4 pm, Forum Hall
13 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00, APD West Rm 101
17 - Mock Interviews, Welcome Center
17 - SPARK, 7-8 pm, APD West
21 - 5th Year Schematic Design Presentation, 8:30 am - 12:00
27 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00, APD West Rm 101
NOVEMBER
10 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00, APD West Rm 101
14 - SPARK, 7-8 pm, APD West
16 - 5th Year Design Development Presentations, 8:30 am - 12
18 - 5th Year Design Development Presentations, 8:30 am - 12
28 - SPARK, 7-8 pm, APD West
DECEMBER
5 -SPARK Social, 7-8 pm, APD West
7 - 5th Year Final Presentations, 8:30 am - 12
8 - IAPD Faculty Mtg, 11:30-1:00, APD West Rm 101
9 - 5th Year Final Presentations, 8:30 am - 12
SHOP SAFETY TIP OF THE WEEK
 
Think before you act.
 
Provided by Shaun Troyer our APDesign Safety Coordinator
STAY CONNECTED
 
DI RANKINGS
Join K-State Libraries for "The Library and Your Research," a free,
semester long workshop series co-sponsored by the Graduate
Student Council to help graduate students enhance and professionalize
their scholarly pursuits. 
Managing Your Data
Monday, September 26 1:30-2:30 p.m. in 407 Hale Library
We all have data, and we all need data - whether its text, digital
photos or spreadsheets full of numbers. Learn how to identify, access,
evaluate and use data.
On display in Weigel
               Cover Letters, Portfolios, and Resumes (Resources of the Week)
               Study Abroad Destinations
               Tessa, the tiny house
               Thomas Campanella, Ekhdal Lecture
Apparently you didn't know ...
Weigel has two printers - a black & white and color?
You can print on 11 x 17 paper?
You use your K-State ID to pay for your prints?
but now you do!  
OPPORTUNITIES
Fusion 360 Competition-
The Autodesk "Design for Home & Office" Challenge gets you and your designs closer to industry professionals and will help launch your career! Use Autodesk® Fusion 360™ to design a 3D personal work space and you could earn prizes, recognition, and face-to-face time with industry leaders from Steelcase. You will compete against other student designers and entries will be judged by a panel of top designers from Steelcase.
Simply create a 3D model of a personal workspace Autodesk® Fusion 360™ to participate. Be sure to read all the challenge requirements and details of the competition listed in the Prizes & Details tab. 
Get inspired by other personal work space designs in the Autodesk Design Academy Gallery, vote* for your favorite designs, and share the challenge with your peers via social media. 
Steelcase is a "co-sponsor". The top 3 students win a 1:1 mentoring session with Steelcase designers:
·       John Hamilton - Director of Design - Coalesse
·       Bruce Smith - Director of Design - Steelcase, seating and surface materials
·       Robert Scheper - Director of Design - Steelcase, technology products
 *There are also prizes of up to $1000 and promotion of the students' designs!
 
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