Faculty and Student Updates for April 2012
Scotford awarded two research grants
Professor of Graphic Design Martha Scotford has recently been awarded two research grants for her work on Ernst Reichl, an award-winning German-born American book designer in the 1930s to 1970s. From the Bibliographic Society of America she received the Reese Fellowship for American Bibliography and the History of the Book in the Americas. And she received a Columbia University Libraries Research Award, where she is working in the collection of the Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Her research on Reichl will result in an exhibition at the RBM Library in the summer of 2013.
Wiley & Son’s publishes fourth edition of Clark’s architectural book
Professor of Architecture Roger Clark had the Fourth Edition of Precedents in Architecture: Analytic Diagrams, Formative Ideas, and Partis by Roger H. Clark and Michael Pause published by John Wiley & Sons in February 2012.
A Taiwanese publisher also purchased the rights to translate and publish the fourth edition in Orthodox Chinese.
Analysis of Precedent was first published as Volume 28 of The Student Publication in 1979. It was later published by Van Nostrand Reinhold as Precedents in Architecture in 1985 and was translated to Spanish, Japanese and Korean. In 1997, the publication received the AIA International Book Award.
To purchase the fourth edition visit: http://www.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-1118170849,descCd-ebook.html
Bostic awarded scholarship at Arrowmont School
Master of Art + Design student Megan Bostic has been awarded a scholarship to study encaustic at Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts in the summer of 2012. The award covers all expenses and is made possible by a grant from the Windgate Charitable Foundation.
Bostic was also chosen as a finalist in the NC State University Poetry contest for her entry “If It’s A Boy.” http://english.chass.ncsu.edu/creativewriting/poetry_contest.php
Sign Up for Green Career Coaching for NCSU Earth Day
Director of the Downtown Design Studio Dr. Traci Rose Rider and Assistant Professor of Landscape Architecture Andy Fox will be a part of NCSU’s Earth Day Green Career Coaches representing the College of Design in careers related to green careers. The sessions are in 15 minute increments and people can sign up a head of time to secure a spot.
For more information on how to sign up to be coached, visit: http://sustainability.ncsu.edu/events/earth-day/green-career-coaches