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Word Stuff, an Exhibition of Works on Paper

Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge Firehouse Gallery Word Stuff by Chelsea Ramirez and Jamie Kutner July 14 – 31, 2014 Opening reception: Friday, July 18, 6-8 p.m. Baton Rouge, LA.— The Firehouse Gallery at the Arts Council of Greater Baton Rouge presents the exhibition Word Stuff by artists Chelsea Ramirez and Jamie Kutner. The exhibition will [...]

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Marsha Cuddeback

Marsha Cuddeback Appointed to NCIDQ Champion Task Force

Ruth Z. McCoy Professor of Interior Design Marsha Cuddeback has been appointed to the National Council for Interior Design Qualification Champion Task Force. NCIDQ is the global leader in establishing standards of competence for interior design/interior architecture professionals. The independent, nonprofit organization protects public health, safety, and welfare by identifying interior designers who have the [...]

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A Donor’s Story: The Thomas Byron Smith Memorial Scholarship

Martha Richard never attended LSU, but she recognizes how the university has impacted her life. Richard said her late first husband, architect T. Byron Smith, came from a middle-class background, “but LSU enabled him to do so many things. He accomplished so much in his lifetime that I felt he would want me to give [...]

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Landscape Students Head to Capitol Hill for ASLA National Advocacy Day

In May 2014, six LSU Robert Reich School of Landscape Architecture students traveled to Washington, D.C., to participate in the American Society of Landscape Architects National Advocacy Day. Members of the LSU student chapter of ASLA, the students visited the offices of Louisiana representatives and senators to discuss current transportation legislation. Each year, ASLA members [...]

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Robert Holton Attends Opening of Bernard Tschumi at the Pompidou Center in Paris

Robert Holton, assistant professor at the LSU School of Architecture, was invited to attend the opening of the Bernard Tschumi exhibition at the Pompidou Center in Paris this April. Presenting nearly 300 original works—many of which have never been seen before—the exhibition runs through July 28, 2014, and represents the first major retrospective in France [...]

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Myrsini Mamoli Receives Faculty Award of Merit for Best Doctoral Dissertation

Myrsini Mamoli, assistant professor of art history at the LSU School of Art, has received the Faculty Award of Merit for Best Doctoral Dissertation at the Georgia Tech College of Architecture. She was presented the award at a ceremony at Georgia Tech on April 25, 2014, for her PhD dissertation, “Towards a theory of reconstructing [...]

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