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#2544: Students for Design Activism

Overview
Status
Currently Registered
Last Registered
October 16, 2013
Registration Expiration Date
September 30, 2014
Classification
Campus Life Program
Categories
Environmental/Sustainability,Fine Arts/Music/Film,Political and Social Action
Department
Landscape Architecture

 

About this Group

Group Description
graduate and undergraduate design students exploring possibilities for hands-on applications of classroom ideas
Group's principal activities, events, or programs:
brainstorming ideas, developing concepts, and supporting community events relating to the use of the landscape, art, and human interaction
How this group's activities benefit the University community:
create an open-minded, engaged arena for the practical application of studio knowledge with the intent of gaining a better understanding of how our ideas can serve the public
How this group fits into its categories:
landscape architects, architects, urban planners, ecologists, sculptors, public artists, public policy makers, food policy advocates, urban farmers, gardeners, hydrologists, wood-workers, designers of any kind interested in connecting our outdoor experiences with our educational experiences and developing a public, 3-D iteration of that relationship
How to get involved with this group:
general meeting time is every Monday at 6 pm in Rapson Hall 225. please contact sda@umn.edu to confirm meeting times. no membership application, fee, or due is required at this time.
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Tony Diggs Excellence Awards:

2011

Outstanding Graduate / Professional Student Group

 

Contact Info

Address
Dept. of Landscape Architecture
Attn: Students for Design Activism
89 Church Street SE
144 Rapson Hall
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Phone
Email
sda@umn.edu
Website
http://studentsfordesignactivism.posterous.com/

Officers

CLP Dept. Head
Kristine Miller
Advisor
Rebecca Krinke
Co-Chair
Lindsay Hawks
Co-Chair
Michael Richardson
Co-Chair
Erin Garnaas-Holmes
Co-Chair
Solange Guillaume
Co-Chair
Alex Hill
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