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Architecture Faculty Research Symposium

Event Details

October 9, 2018
4:00 pm-8:00 pm

Olver Design Building

Room: 170

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Jean Crossman

We invite you to join us for the first annual symposium showcasing UMass Department of Architecture faculty research.

What is the symposium?
The afternoon symposium will be introduced by Department Chair Stephen Schreiber and will feature a series of engaging presentations and lightening talks by our faculty members, who will discuss their research across a wide variety of interests within the discipline of architecture, including Integrative Design and Innovation, High-Performance Buildings and Resilient Design, Design Engagement, Historic Preservation and Adaptive Reuse, and the History and Theory of Architecture.

Talks will be followed by a Q&A with the whole faculty.  We’ll end the day with a pizza party for all in attendance.

Who should attend?
Current students, alumni, faculty, and area professionals are encouraged to participate.
The event is free and open to the public. RSVPs appreciated:


  • 4:00pm -- Welcome
  • 4:10-7:00pm -- Faculty Presentations
  • 7:00-7:30pm -- Q&A Session with audience and faculty
  • 7:30pm -- Pizza and conversation