UMASS architecture Lectures: Beatriz Colomina

UMass Design Building 170 551 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA

X-Ray Architecture Synopsis: Every age has its signature afflictions and each affliction has its architecture. This lecture will explore the psychopathologies of architecture--from the trauma of tuberculosis to more recent disorders such as burn-out syndrome, ADHD, allergies, and the environmentally hypersensitive unable to live in the modern world. Diagnostic tools from X-Rays to MRIs and […]

Net Zero School Summit – CT AIA

Rudolph Hall, Yale School of Architecture 180 York Street, New Haven, CT

Net Zero School Summit January 31st, 2020 8:00am - 4:30pm Rudolph Hall, Yale School of Architecture 180 York Street New Haven, CT 06511 AIA Connecticut, in collaboration with the CT Green Building Council and the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA) is hosting their very first Net Zero Schools Summit at the Yale School of […]

Winter 2020 BCT Lecture Series – Active Chilled Beams and Radiant Cooling

UMass Design Building 170 551 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA

Monday, February 10 | 4:00-5:15 | 170 Design Building |credit pending approval Active Chilled Beams and Radiant Cooling Giancarlo Tosi, MS, Regional Manager: DADANCO Mr. Tosi is a graduate of UMass Amherst’s Engineering School. Mr. Tosi’s role within DADANCO is promoting the understanding and marketing the product of the recent building cooling technology revolution where […]

UMASS architecture Lectures: Eric Bunge

UMass Design Building 170 551 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA

Buildings and Almost Buildings Synopsis: Is architecture inherently complete? Or is it a state of incompletion and seeming inadequacy that incites us to imagine architecture as an armature for an ever-changing daily life? Across a range of buildings, public spaces, and ephemeral installations, nARCHITECTS argues for the formal and social potential of an architecture that […]

Winter 2020 BCT Lecture Series – Forensic Architecture and The Standard of Care

UMass Design Building 170 551 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA

Monday, March 2 | 4:00-5:15 | 170 Design Building | LUs: 1 HSW Forensic Architecture and The Standard of Care Christopher D. Ling, AIA, NCARB, PP, LEED AP, CCT, Principal, Archforensic Architecture forensics assist attorneys and insurance companies with the resolution of their construction litigation claims. Mr. Ling is directly responsible for all litigation support […]

UMASS architecture Lectures: Deborah Morris

UMass Design Building 170 551 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA

Lecturer: Deborah Morris Read about the entire lecture series here. https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.129/71f.47a.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/spring-2020-lecture-series.png

UMASS architecture Lectures: CANCELLED – Erika Naginski

UMass Design Building 170 551 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA

Lecturer: Erika Naginski Read about the entire lecture series here. https://secureservercdn.net/198.71.233.129/71f.47a.myftpupload.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/08/spring-2020-lecture-series.png

Winter 2020 BCT Lecture Series – ZOOM WEBINAR – Sustainable Forest Initiatives

ZOOM Webinar

Monday, March 23 | 4:00-5:15 | 170 Design Building |credit pending approval Sustainable Forest Initiatives Russell Chapman, Architectural Consultant for Sierra Pacific Windows Now being presented as a ZOOM webinar. If you register, or have already registered, you will receive the access information. The Sustainable Forrest Initiative (SFI) works with the forest sector, brand owners, […]

Winter 2020 BCT Lecture Series – ZOOM WEBINAR – Incorporating Healthier Building Materials

UMass Design Building 170 551 North Pleasant Street, Amherst, MA

Monday, April 13 | 4:00-5:15 | 170 Design Building | LUs: 1 HSW View from the Front Line: Incorporating Healthier Building Materials Lisa Carey Moore, LEED AP BD+C, Senior Sustainability Manager for Integrated Eco Strategy Products used on a project can have significant and enduring health effects—not only on your building’s occupants, but on the […]

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UMASS Building & Construction Technology Lecture Series

ZOOM

UMASS BCT SERIES BEGINS SEPTEMBER 20TH – REGISTER NOW! WMAIA members will attend remotely; please register for credit here Monday, September 20 | 4:00-5:15 | Zoom 1 HSW Advancing Healthy, Energy Efficient, Climate-Friendly Housing to Achieve Health and Racial Equity Monday, October 18 | 4:00-5:15 | Zoom 1 HSW Climate Smart Forests and Green Construction: […]