Identity and social connection are driving forces for photographer Jess T. Dugan, who will serve as the 2020-21 Henry L. and Natalie E. Freund Teaching Fellow. The fellowship is jointly sponsored by the Sam Fox School and the Saint Louis Art Museum.

Upcoming programs include a DISCUSSIONS in Architectural History & Theory series panel discussion on Architectural History and Academia (September 30) and a conversation between artist Jamal Cyrus and curator Stephanie Weissberg (October 7).

A team of architecture students from the Sam Fox School took first place in the 2020 AIA Central States Region Virtual Student Design Competition, held September 21-22.

Supported by a Divided City grant, Laboratory for Suburbia is a paradigm-shifting art and design project led by The Luminary that addresses the political possibilities of American suburbs.

Five buildings on the Danforth Campus—including Weil Hall—just achieved LEED Platinum certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. It’s the council’s highest green building certification and an indication of the University’s deep commitment to campus sustainability.