A campus oasis designed by a former outstanding former alumna’s firm
The E-Quad, an oasis designed by Coleman & Associates, a landscape architecture firm headed by Aan Coleman ‘81, is just a short walk across Ross St. from Langford C. Coleman is an Outstanding Alumna of the College of Architecture. The quad’s name comes from the engineering buildings that surround it.
“Aan’s office took the ugliest space on campus, and transformed it into the most beautiful space on campus,” said Bruce Dvorak, associate professor of landscape architecture.
College faculty’s creativity displayed in Stark Galleries exhibit
Some of the vast creative talents of college faculty are on display through May 14 in the Faculty Biennial 2021 at the university’s J. Wayne Stark Galleries.
Study links children’s time outdoors to higher creativity, stronger connection to nature
A group of researchers found that children exposed to higher levels of nature result in a stronger connection to nature, higher creativity, and enhanced sensory sensitivity.