The series concludes with lectures by Museum of Modern Art curator Leah Dickerman (November 14) and Iranian artist, activist, and educator Morehshin Allahyari (November 28).

Last month, assistant professor Penina Acayo Laker asked students in her Design for Social Impact class to interview their friends about the Nov. 6 midterm elections. The results were alarming. So the class created posters to educate fellow students and inspire them to vote.

The internationally renowned sculptor was recognized with a Distinguished Alumni Award from the University at the annual gala on November 3.

Barcelona-based architect Mónica Rivera has been named chair of graduate architecture at the Sam Fox School.

Sam Fox School launches new MFA in illustration and visual culture