On Thursday, April 23rd, children of staff and faculty from the University of Toronto were invited to U of T's Bring Our Children to Work Day. Activities included an official welcome in the morning, followed by a presentation by a guest speaker, a departmental tour, a lunch, and an afternoon of job shadowing.
From April 6th to April 17th, the Daniels Faculty opened up its doors to alumni, design professionals, and members of the public for the Winter 2015 Reviews. Daniels graduate students in architecture, landscape, and urban design presented their final projects to instructors, as well as guest critics from the professional community and local and international academic institutions.
Assistant Professor Erica Allen-Kim presented a lecture titled Storefront Museums and Pagodas: Memory and Place on Argyle St. at the 68th Society of Architectural Historians (SAH) Annual Conference. The event took place April 15th – 19th at the Holiday Inn Chicago Mart Plaza in Chicago, with Allen-Kim presenting on April 16th.
Allen-Kim’s lecture was based on research from her manuscript Mini-malls and Memorials: Building Saigon in the American Suburb.