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We provide the skills and mentorship needed for our students to tackle complex global challenges and positively affect the people, communities, and environments around them.

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Success Story

Dristi Manandhar in her architecture space

Dristi Manandhar, '17

After surviving the 2015 earthquake that devastated her country, Dristi Manandhar helped thousands find shelter.

“I want to make a difference, even if it’s a little thing,” said Manandhar. “And that’s something I’ve always wanted to do.” 

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"Rise/Reclaim" - LaVerne Krause Gallery Exhibit
"Rise/Reclaim" - LaVerne Krause Gallery Exhibit Nov 15
10:00 a.m.
Lawrence Hall
"Sappho's Silence" Washburn Gallery Exhibit
"Sappho's Silence" Washburn Gallery ExhibitNov 15
10:00 a.m.
Ceramics Building
Startup Week Market Research Open Hours
Startup Week Market Research Open Hours Nov 15
1:00 p.m.
Knight Library
Public Lecture by Sylvester Ogbechie: "Restitution, Repatriation and Resolutions"
Public Lecture by Sylvester Ogbechie:...Nov 15
5:30 p.m.
Straub Hall
Closing Reception: "Rise/Reclaim"—LaVerne Krause Gallery Exhibit
Closing Reception: "Rise/Reclaim"—LaVerne...Nov 15
6:00 p.m.
Lawrence Hall
School of Architecture and Environment Graduate Programs Virtual Info Session
School of Architecture and Environment Graduate...Nov 16
9:15 a.m.
Art and Technology BFA Exhibit
Art and Technology BFA ExhibitNov 17
8:00 a.m.
Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Suicide Prevention Training and Resources
Suicide Prevention Training and ResourcesNov 19
2:00 p.m.
McKenzie Hall
Books by Design with Doug Blandy
Books by Design with Doug BlandyNov 29
12:00 p.m.
Lawrence Hall
PPPM Graduate Programs Info Session
PPPM Graduate Programs Info Session Dec 7
12:00 p.m.
Hendricks Hall