February 27, 2014
March Distinguished Faculty Lecture and Library Exhibit Announced
For the month of March, the Office of Academic Relations is pleased to be hosting the Spring 2014 Distinguished Faculty Lecture Series in conjunction with an exhibit in the Alumni Library.
Professors Derek Cascio of Industrial Design and Rick Trilling of Business Management will be exhibiting the work of their students for the entire month, culminating with their own respective lectures on Thursday, March 27 at 3:30 p.m. in Blount Auditorium.
Professor Cascio’s talk is entitled “Bringing an Idea to Life: Synthesizing with Design,” and his Library exhibit will showcase a one-of-a-kind collaboration between his students and the Design Museum Boston entitled “Retail: Retell. Rethink. Recycle,” which took place at the Prudential Center in Boston to teach the public about design.
Professor Trilling’s talk is entitled “A Proposed Model for Cross-Campus Entrepreneurship Education,” with his exhibit showcasing examples of Entrepreneurship programs at various institutions which offer evidence and guidance on best practices for developing a model for this type of education.