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SPDC’s Commitment to a Supportive and Inclusive School Culture

The novel coronavirus pandemic impacts people very differently, and the racist events of the past few weeks are impacting our community in many ways. It is important that we watch out for each other and support ourselves during such difficult times.

At SPDC, we strive to ensure that racism, hate and violence have no place in our community. Let us continue our struggle and take action for meaningful and lasting change to dismantle acts of racism. Our commitment and obligation as Spartans is to make the world a better place. Our presence must be one of hope and love that helps us navigate through these difficult trying times. We want to look back at ourselves with no regrets that we indeed changed the world.

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SPDC Response to Novel Coronavirus

In this uncertain time we find ourselves in with the novel coronavirus pandemic, we as the School of Planning, Design and Construction, are committed to supporting and helping our students, staff and faculty as they navigate the challenges with moving from an in-person to a virtual learning and working environment. 

This unprecedented situation has tested the resilience of all of us at SPDC. We are proud of our students, staff and faculty for making this transition and staying #SpartanStrong. Our student’s success is first and foremost of importance to us, and we want them to know that “You Belong Here. Still!

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Spartans Built to Lead

The School of Planning, Design and Construction uniquely unites four built environment disciplines to foster synergistic learning and collaboration: Construction management, interior design, landscape architecture and urban & regional planning. Our academic programs are accredited and produce career-ready graduates. We provide our students with the opportunity to learn about and work on real-world, cross-discipline projects and activities. Our nationally recognized, world-renowned faculty cross-collaborate on pressing built environment issues, delivering timely and crucial sustainable research and outreach. Learn More.

 

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News

  • Human Ecology Building, which houses the School of Planning, Design and Construction

    SPDC Opposes SEVP’s Modifications

    Published on July 10, 2020

    On behalf of the School of Planning, Design and Construction, we strongly oppose the Student and Exchange Visitor Program’s (SEVP) modifications to temporary exemptions for nonimmigrant students taking online courses during the fall 2020 semester.

  • 3rd annual SPDC Open House banner

    You’re invited to the 3rd annual SPDC Open House on Sept. 15, 2020

    Published on June 19, 2020

    For the first time, the MSU School of Planning, Design and Construction is excited to offer a virtual plus in-person experience at our 3rd annual open house slated for Sept. 15, 2020, from 2:30 - 4:30 p.m. at our Human Ecology Building on MSU's campus.

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