Oct 19
12:00PM to 2:00PM
War Memorial, Amherst College
Sketch Club Meet Up

Sketch from life, learn new tips, and share your work with others.
Join us at the War Memorial on Amherst College Campus.
Please bring all your own materials!
Contact for more information: Allyson Fairweather

Oct 24
4:00PM to 5:00PM
DB 170
[Canceled] Zube Lecture - Emily R. McCoy

Emily McCoy, PLA, ASLA is the Director of Integrative Research and an Associate Landscape Architect at the ecological planning and landscape architectural firm Andropogon Associates.

Oct 27
12:30PM to 2:30PM
DB 170 & Atrium
Undergraduate Programs Open House

A day for high school and transfer students to tour the Design Building studios, gallery, classrooms, and labs; learn about the Architecture,Landscape Architecture & Sustainable Community Development majors, hear aboutsustainability initiatives at UMass, meet faculty and students, and participate in an informal portfolio review.

Please note: Registration for UMass Fall Visit Days is NOT required to attend the Design Building Open House event. For information about Fall Visit Days, see:

Oct 31
4:00PM to 5:00PM
DB 170
Zube Lecture with Tim Brennan of PVPC

Director Emeritus, Pioneer Valley Planning Commission (PVPC)
TRANSFORMATION IS THE AGENDA: The Planner’s Role Navigating Us to 2050 and Beyond

Nov 7
4:00PM to 5:00PM
DB 170
Zube Lecture with Victor Czulak of James Corner Field Operations

UMass + 9 (Works)

Currently working at James Corner Field Operations in New York City. Victor earned his BSLA from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 2010, followed by his MLA from the University of Pennsylvania in 2014. He has worked for Agence Ter in Paris and Karlsruhe. and Mikyoung Kim Design in Boston. Victor has a keen interest in the creation and design of public spaces, urban design and masterplanning projects across a variety of scales, interventions and methodologies; in particular, with their intersection with virtual modeling platforms and digital fabrication practices. Victor has been involved with projects including The High Line, Changi Airports terminal 5, 888 Boylston st. plaza.

Nov 8
1:00PM to 4:00PM
DB 170
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Nov 13(All day)
Nov 21
4:00PM to 5:00PM
DB 170
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