OSU Graduate Students to Present Urban Design Competition Entry
Graduate students from The Ohio State University will be presenting their recent entry into the 2013 ULI/Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition at an ULI Columbus event being held at M+A Architects this Thursday, February 7th from 5:30-7pm.
All are invited to see their presentation and support the multidisciplinary student team on their final project entered into this national competition. In addition to networking with the students before the main event, participants will have the opportunity to interact and engage with the team after their presentation to give constructive feedback on their overall strategy and design. The event is free to attend.
The ULI/Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition is a national competition for graduate-level students to submit a comprehensive design and development program for a real, large-scale site full of challenges and opportunities. This year, the 11th year ULI has held the competition, the site is located in Minneapolis, MN. The competition is part of ULI's ongoing effort to raise interest among young people in creating better communities, improving development patterns, and increasing awareness of the need for multidisciplinary solutions to development and design challenges. The winning team receives $50,000 and the finalist teams $10,000 each.
5:30 - 6:00 pm - Registration and Networking
6:00 - 6:30 pm - Hines Competition Team Presentation
6:30 - 6:45 pm - Mentor Panel Feedback
6:45 - 7:00 pm - Audience Q&A
M+A is proud to sponsor this event and wishes OSU's team the best of luck in the competition. See you at the program! To register online click here./
by Mark Daniels
Mark has been serving as president at M+A for nearly twenty years. He enjoys traveling to Lake Cumberland, where he has mastered the skill of wakeboarding, and when he's not surfing the waves, he's surfing the web for the latest and greatest innovations to share with, and inspire, the firm.