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Designing for Communities

Free to the Public

2015 Fall Lecture Series Poster

Lectures are held in conjunction with Architecture and Sustainability in the American Post-Industrial City, a course by Dr. Pamela Karimi (Art History Department)

The series is supported by a 2015-16 Provost Seminar Series Grant.  All lectures are free and open to the public and UMass Dartmouth campus community.

For more information about the course, visit:

Friday Sept. 11 (3-4:00 pm)
Subaltern and Ad-Hoc Agents of Change
Meeting and workshop at the New Bedford Historical Society

Friday Sept. 18 (3-4:00 pm)
The Street and the Community
Meeting with the staff of the Community Economic Development Center in New Bedford

Friday Sept. 25 (3-4:00 pm)
Public Interest Design  Tour of Historic New Bedford at Waterfront Historic League. WHALE

Friday October 23 (3-4:00 pm)
Towards a Green Urban Life 
Group meeting with local sustainability experts held at CVPA, Rm 156

Friday November 6 (3-4:00 pm)
The Archivist of Urban Waste 
A session with New Bedford photographers held at CVPA, Rm 156

Friday November 13 (3-4:00 pm)
The City and the Moving Image
A session with New Bedford videographers held at CVPA, Rm 156

Tuesday November 24 (9:30 – 10:45 am) 
The Artist as Entrepreneur
A session with organizers of the AHA! Night held at Group 1, Rm 101


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