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Spring 2017 Lecture Series

 
When: Garth Rockcastle
           Layered Building & Living Cities
           Monday Feb. 13, 5:00 pm
 
           Rafi Segal
           Architecture or the Public Good
           Monday Feb. 27, 5:00 pm
 
           Thor Nelson
           The diversity Dilemma of Public Space
           Monday Mar. 20, 5:00 pm
 
           Pechakucha Night
           Imagining Tomorrow's Washington, DC
           Monday Mar. 27, 5:00 pm
 
           Nezar Alsayyad
            Culture, Identity, and Urbanism
           Monday April 3, 5:00 pm
 
Where: Koubek Auditorium, Crough 140
           The Catholic University of America
           620 Michigan Ave. NE
           Washington DC 20064

 

2017 Architecture Career Fair

 

When:                 Wednesday, February 8, 2017

Time:                  1:00pm-4:00pm

 

 

Location:              Crough Center for Architectural Studies

                           The Catholic University of America

                           620 Michigan Ave. NE

                           Washington, DC  20064

 
 

 Firms wishing to register for the fair should contact Hollee Becker

 Hollee Hitchcock Becker - CUAIAS faculty Advisor

                            e-mail:  beckerh@cua.edu

                            office:  202-319-6197

                         

 

 

Brock Year One: Candid Lessons from Operating at Net-Positive Energy and Net-Zero Water

 
When: Wednesday Nov. 9, 6:00 pm
Where: Koubek Auditorium, Crough 140

 

 

 


Pecha Kucha Nights

 
When: Monday, Oct. 31 & Nov 21 @ 6-8 pm
Where: Koubek Auditorium

 

AGU Net Zero Energy Event

 
When: Wednesday Nov. 2, 6:30-8:00 pm
Where: Locraft Auditorium, Crough 200

 

 

The process and final design of the first LBC Net-Zero Energy Building project in the District of Columbia for the renovation of the American Geophysical Union Headquarters will be presented with a discussion to follow. The LBC NZE Building also requires projects to meet criteria for: Limits to Growth, Beauty and Spirit, and Inspiration and Education. In addition, MGAC, Owner’s Representative for the project, has implemented a CUArch internship program over the duration of the 2-year project. Presenters include Hickok Cole, Interface Engineering, and the CUArch interns working on the project - with Q&A.

 

Presenters:

Greta Perry, LEED AP, Vice President, MGAC

Susan Block Moores, AIA, LEED AP BD&C, Senior Architect, Quinn Evans

Guil Almeida, Assoc. AIA, LEED GA, Hickok Cole

Lindsey Falasca, LEED AP BD+C, Hickok Cole

Roger Frechette, PE, LEED AP, Interface Engineering


Fall 2016 Lecture Series


Wednesday Lunches with Architects



10.12.16, 12pm, Locraft, James McCreary, R.s.v.p. here
10.19.16, 12pm, Locraft,  Neal Hodgson, R.s.v.p. here

 

 

THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED A TIME AND DATE WILL BE POSTED SOON

IDEAS: 90
Tau Sigma Delta and Master of City and Regional Planning with National Park Services

 

We Need Your IDEAS!
 
Tau Sigma Delta and the Master of City and Regional Planning Program present:
IDEAS:90
Spend 90 minutes creatively considering planning and placemaking issues in Washington, D.C. Please join us and work with a National Park Service representative through a design charrette to brainstorm on stewardship and engagement opportunities in the nation's capital!
 
 

Locraft Meeting Room, Crough Center, Catholic University

 

 FEB 1 2016 | 6:30-8 | KOUBEK AUDITORIUM

2015 Affordiable Living Design Competition Award Winners Presenting Work

 

2015 CA ALDC winners will be present LIVING BUILDING CHALLENGE affordable housing designs for 10-15 single family homes in NE, DC followed by Q&A

To Register please click here
Students: Free 
Non-Students: $10 including light refreshments

 

For the full flier please see here. 
 

 

Wednesday Lunches with Architects


*Lunch is provided for the first 20 responses to form below 

9.14.16, 12pm, Locraft > Tom Johnson:  R.s.v.p. here

9.21.16, 12pm, Locraft > Salvatore Benvenga:  R.s.v.p. here