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Texas Target Communities helping two Texas towns

Two Texas towns helped by Texas Target Communities

posted March 30, 2015
Two small Texas communities are shaping their futures with help from Texas A&M’s Texas Target Communities program, which aids municipalities that lack urban planning resources available to larger cities.
Author, educator offering April 6 New Urbanism lecture, workshop

April 6 workshop, lecture to examine New Urbanism

posted March 26, 2015
Urban planning author and educator Emily Talen will lead a planning workshop and present a lecture on New Urbanism, a planning movement that champions compact, walkable urban spaces, during a Monday, April 6 visit to Texas A&M.
Art by college faculty on display  at Stark galleries April 2 – May 31

Art by college faculty on display at Stark in April, May biennial

posted March 25, 2015
The artistic talents of 29 current and former faculty members at Texas A&M’s College of Architecture will be on display during the Faculty Art Biennial April 2 – May 31 in the J. Wayne Stark Galleries at the Memorial Student Center.
More than 1,000 students vie for jobs at department career fairs

Career fairs draw 1300 job seekers

posted March 13, 2015
Approximately 1,300 Texas A&M’s College of Architecture students sought jobs, internships, or a chance to sharpen their interview skills from the 237 companies manning booths at the four spring 2015 career fairs held by the college’s four departments.
Conference sponsored by college diversity council wins APA award

Dialogo conference earns APA award

posted March 13, 2015
Dialogo on the Border, a 2013 conference about urban Texas-Mexico border issues sponsored in part by the diversity council at Texas A&M’s College of Architecture, has been recognized with an achievement award from the American Planning Association.

Giesecke Lecture and Walkable Street Workshop

"Summing Up New Urbanism: Wins, Losses, and Future Prospects"

Date and Time: Monday, April 6 at 4:00 pm
Location: Geren Auditorium, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University

"Walkable Streets: A Hands-On Workshop using GIS and Sketchup"

Date and Time: Monday, April 6, 9:00 am to noon.  Lunch will follow the workshop.
Location: Langford A 348, College of Architecture, Texas A&M University
Continuing Education Credits for Practitioners: This workshop has been approved for AIA, APA, and LA CES course credits.
Cost: This workshop costs $25 for professionals and $10 for students (lunch included).
Space is limited for the workshop. Please register by Thursday, April 2.   

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