Holly Madill was named director of the National Charrette Institute at Michigan State University. Her appointment was effective Nov. 1, 2017.
Roger E. Hamlin, Michigan State University professor emeritus, was presented with one of the highest honors that a European university can award an individual.
The MSU School of Planning, Design and Construction partnered with the Center for Global Connections to develop a training manual and program for the United Nations Industrial Development Organization.
The SPDC and the College of Engineering are hosting the 2017 Innovation Seminar on Smart Buildings at MSU Oct. 25, 2017, at the MSU Union in East Lansing.
The IGLUS hosted the Detroit-NYC module Sept. 4-15, 2017, where three MSU School of Planning, Design and Construction (SPDC) faculty presented during a five-day seminar.
The SPDC has invited Henry Cisneros, the former HUD Secretary, to give a lecture open to the public at 5 p.m. on Oct. 11 at the Kellogg Center in East Lansing. For those unable to attend in person, this event will be live streamed via Zoom.
Recent Urban & Regional Planning (URP) alumnus Griffin Graham was awarded the 2017 American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) Outstanding Student Award for his dedication to the field of planning as an undergraduate student.
Recent Urban & Regional Planning alumnus Adam Jenks was awarded the 2017 American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) Outstanding Student Award for his dedication to the field of planning as a graduate student.
On Sept. 13, 2017, National Charrette Institute’s interim director Wayne Beyea, and Bill Lennertz, lead trainer, presented an IDA Conference pre-conference workshop on Charrette Planning for Urban Space Leaders in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Seats are still available for our NCI Charrette System (core) and NCI Charrette Management and Facilitation (advanced) certificate trainings in Chicago.
In celebration of National Hispanic Heritage Month, Henry Cisneros, the former U.S. Secretary of Housing and Development, will give a lecture Oct. 11, 2017, at Michigan State University.
The National Charrette Institute at MSU is excited to announce the next NCI Charrette System certificate training in Vancouver, BC, this November!
Grandparents University at Michigan State University is a three-day educational experience that takes place at the end of June, where grandparents and grandchildren (ages 8-12) can live the college life of wondering on the MSU campus.
The National Charrette Institute at MSU is a member of an American Planning Association-led team working with the Federal Emergency Management Agency on planning and disaster preparedness.