This Week in the College of Design

This is a weekly listing of announcements and news sent via e-mail on Mondays (except holidays) to all College of Design faculty and staff. To have information included in the weekly update, please forward all materials to Heather Sauer ( by 9 a.m. on Monday of the week they should appear. Announcements will be updated here throughout the week.

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This Week in the College of Design
Monday, March 27, 2017


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College faculty-staff meeting at noon today, March 27 (view agenda)

Strategic plan update and March 28 strategic planning forum

Landscape architecture chair finalist presentations: Nnamdi Elleh (March 27), Carl Rogers (March 29), Thomas Oslund (April 3)

Save the date: April 6 retirement reception for Bruce Bassler, Clare Cardinal-Pett and Gregory Palermo

Publication Subvention Grant proposals due April 3

Vote for Ames in America's Main Streets competition

In Memoriam: Elsa Sreenivasam, associate professor emerita of art and design

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This Week in the College of Design is published Monday mornings by the Office of the Dean, College of Design. Send news to Heather Sauer,, or submit your information online. Announcements will be posted as they are received and may be viewed anytime via the College of Design Dashboard.