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UMD Spring 2018 Lecture Series: "Architects of Community" became "Architects of a Better World

April 04, 2018
5:00 PM EDT - 6:00 PM EDT
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University of Maryland School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
3835 Campus Drive
College Park, MD 20742
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UMD MAPP Spring 2018 Lecture Series
School of Architecture Auditorium
Free

Description:

Thomas M. Gallas, CPA, NCPC Board, LEED AP BD +C will discuss the recently published book by Vendome Press, "Architects of Community, Torti Gallas + Partners." The book chronicles 25 years of designing buildings, neighborhoods and places and the methodologies that helped shape the work. Mr. Gallas will be joined by other Maryland Graduate Architects from the firm who will connect their careers and experiences to future challenges the we face in the age of globalization, rapid urbanization, poverty and racism. 

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Learning Objectives:

  1.  Participants will get an overview of Torti Gallas’ projects from the past 25 years
  2.  Participants will gain an understanding of the possible impact of a  project or space on a community or individual  
  3.  Participants will learn how to solve complex problems as a team:  Owner, Architect and Contractor
  4.  Participants will learn the concept of mind melding: learning  about client expertise and teaching them yours

Speaker: 
Thomas M. Gallas, CPA, NCPC Board, LEED AP BD +C
Torti Gallas + Partners, Silver Spring, Maryland

Location:
Architecture Building Auditorium (ARC0204)
University of Maryland
School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation
3835 Campus Drive
College Park, MD 20742

MAPP 50th Anniversary Lecture Series for 2017-2018

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