Campus Preview Weekend — 2016

The Department of Architecture welcomes admitted freshmen and their parents to an Open House, Department Tour and an Open Studio, April 7-10. Visitors can sit in on classes and participate in other related events.

Friday, April 8

  • 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., CPW Dept. of Architecture Open House in the Long Lounge (7-429)
  • 12:15-1 p.m., Department tour lead by undergraduate students begins in the Long Lounge (7-429)
  • 1–3:00 p.m., Open Studio in Long Lounge (7-429). Liam O’Brien will welcome CPW guests

 Friday, April 82-3:30 p.m., CPW Institute-Wide Academic Expo, Johnson Skating Rink 

Building Technology Lab tour: Friday, April 8, 9AM, N51-347A tour lead by Les Norford that includes a walk-through of the full-scale instrumented room and climate chamber, inspection of radiant cooling system and modified air conditioning equipment with a discussion of the operation of the system and its role in reducing the energy consumption and carbon emissions of building cooling equipment.  Course 4 Classes open to CPW visitorsThursday, April 7

  • 3-4:30 p.m., 4.101, Exploring Design: Thinking Through Making — C. Mueller, J. Rosenkrantz, S. Tibbits (7-434)
  • 2-5:00 p.m., 4.301, Introduction to Artistic Experimentation — K. Nipper (E-14-251)
  • 9-12:00 p.m., 4.302, Foundations in Art, Design and Spatial Practices — A. Aksamija (E-14-251)
  • 2-5:00 p.m., 4.341, Introduction to Photography and Related Media — L. Baladi (E-15-054)
  • 9:30-11:00 a.m., 4.432, Modeling Urban Energy Flows for Sustainable Cities and Neighborhoods — C. Reinhart (1-150)

 Friday, April 8

  • 1-5:00 p.m., 4.s10, Design Objects — M. Coelho, L. Smith, (7-434)
  • 1-3:00 p.m., 4.024, Architecture Design Studio 2 — Liam O'Brien, (7-429)