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Architecture Studies

Describing the ASL Experience

By Jeanne Brown on September 21, 2009 4:17 PM | Permalink
In the 2009 fall survey, the question was which of 24 keywords would you say describe your experiences in the Architecture Studies Library. Here are the results!! 79 of you selected the word "learning." 68 -- comfortable 61 -- focus 55 -- relaxing 49 -- discovery 48 -- working alone 46 -- working collaboratively 43 -- inspiration 42 -- socializing 39 -- accomplishment 37 -- success 33 -- creation 30 -- quick stop 27 -- sharing The other 10 words were selected 20 times or less There were a total of 112 people responding. The average number of words selected was 6. The range in the number of words selected was 1-19. All words on the list were chosen at least once. The word least chosen: "waiting." This word was selected by one person! Thank you so much for participating in the survey. And as always your comments and suggestions are welcome!

ASL Student Art Exhibit -- submit by Sept 23

By Jeanne Brown on August 28, 2009 9:58 AM | Permalink
The 3rd annual ASL Student Art Exhibit will be up Oct. 5-Nov. 6. Submit your entry form now at http://www.library.unlv.edu/arch/student_art_exhibit_2009_form.html Deadline for submitting the entry form and thumbnail is Sept. 18. Deadline for submitting the art piece is Sept 25. NOTE: DEADLINE FOR ENTRY FORM EXTENDED TO SEPT 23. Students from the College of Fine Arts, including School of Architecture and Art Department students are invited to enter. The exhibit will be juried. Jurors are: Brian "Paco" Alvarez       New Bureau curator, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority Rebekah Just       exhibiting artist and 2009 UNLV graduate, received her MFA Suzanne Couture       Senior Designer at Friedmutter Group Mikayla Whitmore        Vagus Nerve publications director David Baird        UNLV School of Architecture director, practicing artist Sponsored by ASL, AIAS, UNLV, CSUN, SAGA, & Blick's

Summer Hours Start May 9

By Jeanne Brown on May 7, 2009 10:24 AM | Permalink
We are open Monday - Friday 9-5 and closed weekends for summer session one. So we are not open May 9-10. May 11 we start the 9-5 schedule. Our hours are more limited than previous summers due to staffing shortages.

SOA BBQ Friday @ 5

By Jeanne Brown on April 29, 2009 8:53 AM | Permalink
The School of Architecture BBQ and Awards Ceremony will be in the ASL this Friday, May 1, at 5. Let's take lots of pictures!