More than a dozen A&AA students presented a broad range of work at the recent Graduate Research Forum held at the Ford Alumni Center, with architecture students Annie Chiang, Ryan Dirks, Lindsay Rasmussen, Eric Schmidt, and Ashly Tuffo winning a prize for their poster, "An Energy Analysis of The Stellar Apartments."
Lisa Abia-Smith, AAD faculty and Director of Education at the UO Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art was quoted in the March 16th edition of the New York Times. In an article entitled "Museums Flex their Multilingual, Multiculutral Muscles," Abia-Smith pointed out how plugged into their audiences museums need to be to offer relevant and successful multicultural programming.
2014 AAD alumna Annie Salamunovich was featured in a piece entitled "Landing your Dream Job" in the most recent issue of Facility Manager Magazine. In the article she discusses the path that led her to venue mangement (including her time in AAD), a snapshot of her responsibilities on the job, and her advice for new graduates looking to get into the same field. Here's an exerpt:
Assistant Professor of Arts Administration, Eleanora Redaelli, has published an article in the Journal of Planning Education and Research. The article, entitled "Framing Cultural Resource Policies in Comprehensive Plans: A Neo-Institutional Analysis," focuses on how Milwaukie and Madison, Wisconsin framed policies for arts and culture in their urban development policies. The abstract for the article reads: