Create a Box City - 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM - Architecture Building
Recreate College Park, Md., or your hometown or make your own dream neighborhood with tissue boxes, cereal boxes and oatmeal canisters. Urban planning students are on hand to help you think like a city planner. (For ages 6 and up.)
Three UMD MAPP alumni have been elevated to Fellow by the American Institute of Architects College of Fellows, the AIA’s highest membership honor for exceptional work and contributions to architecture and society. The announcement was made last month, and will be celebrated at a ceremony on June 7 during AIA Conference on Architecture 2019 in Las Vegas.
College Park, Md.—The University of Maryland (UMD) Colvin Institute of Real Estate Development honored five outstanding individuals on March 5, 2019, for their innovative and entrepreneurial approaches to real estate development. The 2019 Innovation & Entrepreneurship in Real Estate Awards exemplify creativity, innovation and entrepreneurship in the multi-disciplinary world of real estate development.
Two-dozen scholars and practitioners gathered on January 12 at UMD’s Center for Art and Knowledge at The Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C., for a roundtable discussion exploring the intersections between transportation justice, student travel and educational equity. “School choice,” by which families opt to send their children to schools other than those assigned to them according to place of residence, has emerged as a popular alternative to traditional public education.