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OCT 20 | Landscape in Motion

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Landscape in Motion : UW Campus Landscape Framework

Monday, October 20th
8:00am – 7:00pm
Alder Hall (Symposium) + Gould Hall (Reception)

Vice Provost Paul Jenny, UW Architect Rebecca Barnes, UW Landscape Architect Kristine Kenney, and UW faculty member Thaisa Way are pleased to announce the symposium Landscape in Motion: UW’s Campus Landscape Framework on October 20, 2014 in celebration of the release of a working draft of the Campus Landscape Framework (CLF). Attendees from the regional professional and academic communities are invited to discuss finding and debate how best to realize the potential of this campus landscape, informed by presentations about the state of the art of campus landscape of universities and other major institutions and corporations. The CLF initiative was undertaken by the Office of the University Architect in 2013 to address the need for guidance regarding the stewardship of the campus landscape, with the involvement of many UW units and the assistance of Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates.

Hosted by:

  • Paul Jenny, Vice Provost for Planning Budgeting
  • Rebecca Barnes, University Architect & Associate Vice Provost for Campus & Capital Planning
  • Kristine Kenney, University Landscape Architect
  • Thaisa Way, Associate Professor, College of Built Environments

Distinguished Speakers:

  • Laurie Olin, OLIN
  • Shannon Nichol, Gustafson Guthrie Nichol
  • Mauricio Villareal, PLACE Studio
  • Ken Greenberg, Greenberg Associates
  • Barabara Swift, Swift Company LLC
  • Matthew Urbanski, Michale Van Valkenburgh Associates
  • Linda Jewell, US Berkley

Please visit the event page HERE for more information on location and the symposium itinerary!

The event is FREE, but registration is required at:

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OCT 16 | UW Runstad Fellow Gallery Event

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Social Urbanism : UW Runstad Gallery Opening & Discussion

Thursday, October 16th
5:00 – 7:00pm
Impact Hub Seattle

Join the 2014 Runstad Affiliate Fellows for the opening of a gallery highlighting the transformative city-shaping being done in the Colomgian cities of Bogota, Medellin, and Cartagena.

The evening’s events will include a lively discussion around the observations and lesson learned while traveling through this innovative and reilient country and their application to Seattle.

The gallery will open at 5:00pm and teh discussion will begin at 6:00pm.  Light refreshments will be served.

The event is FREE, but registration is required at:

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SEP 12 | Dance This Way

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