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ARCHiNFO | 28 February 2014


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Welcome to the end of a good week. It kicked off with an excellent lecture by Laurie Hawkinson and has ended with a couple of very interesting candidate visits. I did talk with Laurie about the Regnier chair while she was here. She is interested so I will keep you up to date on what happens.

Don't forget to see if you can summarize our strengths into three categories with catchy titles as I mentioned last week. We will spend a little time on this Tuesday at the faculty meeting.

If you missed one of the candidate presentations you will find a video in the respective folders on KSOL.
Also attached is the fifth year teaching proposal information. Proposals will be due Friday April 4th. Please stop by and visit if you have any questions.

As you know, Lisa Shubert's son is very ill. I hope everyone takes some time to put her and Cyrus in thoughts for a quick recovery.

As a final note, if you have some blank wall space outside your studio, please put up some awesome work.

Have a great weekend.

Matt Knox AIA
Professor and Head



—Please be reminded that Timothy Butler will deliver his presentation for the design and architecture theory position on Monday, March 3rd, at 10.30 am in Seaton 208.

—There is a faculty meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 4th, at 2.30 pm in Seaton 208. Please look over the agenda attached here.

—Jon Segal will deliver a distinguished lecture on Wednesday, March 5th, at 4 pm in the Little Theatre.

—Helix in Kansas City is beginning to look for third and fourth year students to fill summer intern positions. If you have specific students in mind please contact Brad Kingsley at bkingsley@helixkc.com or send your student this link: http://www.helixkc.com/art/summer-internship/

—A note from Weigel: 
Complete a library survey -
What:  K-State Libraries’ LibQUAL Spring 2014 survey
Who:  APDesign Faculty, Students, and Staff
Where:  URL for the survey: https://www.libqual.org/survey/RWSLD24Z6QM86X8HRA
When: Now until March 14, the Friday before Spring Break 
Why: 1) Provides a voice for your opinion about K-State Libraries, including Weigel Library.    Complete the survey based on “the library that you use most often”. (Question 17) and then
2) You can submit your email address for drawings for one of two Apple iPad Minis as well as one of 10 pairs of $20 movie passes.



Upcoming Events + Dates

3 Timothy Butler candidate presentation at 10.30AM in Seaton 208
   Faculty Q&A at 5PM in Seaton 208
4 Faculty meeting at 2:30PM in Seaton 208
   Calayde Davey's PhD Colloquia presentation at 4PM in Seaton 104
5 Jon Segal lecture at 4PM in the Little Theatre
11 Nancy Mahaney's PhD Colloquia presentation at 4PM in Seaton 104
17-21 Spring break
25 Faculty meeting at 2:30PM in Seaton 208
26 Peter Magyar lecture at 4PM in the Little Theatre
28 Javier Sanchez Regneir lecture at 6:30PM at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City

2 Sally Augustin distinguished lecture at 4PM in the Little Theatre
4 Spring PAB meeting
5 K-State Open House
7 DesignExpo 10AM to 3PM in the K-State Alumni Ballroom
8 Faculty meeting at 2:30PM in Seaton 208
22 Faculty meeting at 2:30PM in Seaton 208

6 Faculty meeting at 2:30PM in Seaton 208
9 Heintzelman + Kremer at 1:30PM in the Pierce Commons
17 APDesign Commencement