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January 23, 2017

AECAP Faculty Presenting at the 2017 National Art Education Association Convention

Author: issarevell

Art Education and Community Arts Practices faculty will be presenting several panels and presentations at the 2017 National Art Education Conference in NYC on March 2-4, 2017. Scheduled times for these panels and presentations are to be announced. March 3, 2017 CAC Forum: Alliance for Creative Change - Socially Engaged Arts Education Along with socially-engaged artists and community arts educations, Pepón Osorio will explore related goals, strategies, and possibilities for cross-pollination of practices, while considering the implications of creating a more direct dialogue between the disciplines. Changing the Discourse: Aren't We All "Special"? Lisa Kay will join members of the NAEA Special Needs in Art Education and the Women's Caucus on a panel to dialogue about the language of "special" in current educational discourse. Read More

January 12, 2017

Temple Graduate Challenges Stereotypes

Author: mary stiger

Recent M.Arch graduate Opalia Meade is challenging the stereotypes associated with the architecture profession.  Along with 4 other young professionals, she co-founded Designing in Color, a think-tank collaborative whose goal is to “challenge forms of oppression in architecture education and practice, defined by systems of socioeconomic class, racism, and patriarchy.” They are developing a platform that students and professionals can use as a resource to begin to deconstruct forms of oppression in architecture.   Designing in Color hosted a workshop at the National Organization of Minority Architects (NOMA) Conference in Los Angeles at the beginning of 2017.  The goal of the workshop was to engage students and professionals in a conversation about oppression, and to raise awareness of this pressing matter.  The discussion topics were threefold:   Read More

January 5, 2017

Spring Courses in Horticulture Open to All Majors!

Author: Gracie A. Laychock

Winter Intersession Course Elective open to all majors. January 9-13 Trees in the Urban Landscape Horticulture 2552.402 CRN: 29910 Michael LoFurno, ASLA                                              2 credits Mon-Fri 9:00 am-2:00 pm                                                      Temple University Center City Campus Read More