University and College Design Association workshop: Putting People in Place

The University and College Design Association will present a one-day wayfinding workshop, "Putting People in Place," on Friday, April 17, 2009, 8:15 a.m.-3:00 p.m., at the McNamara Alumni Center.

Six environmental graphic design experts -- Frank Hickey, Derek Tonn, Tom Oslund, Michael Haug, Gary Stemler, and Drew Sternal -- will share wayfinding challenges and solutions that include work on recent installations at major Twin Cities sites: the University's Scholars Walk and Wall of Discovery, the Tyrone Guthrie Theater, Gold Medal Park, and the Minneapolis Public Library.

Registration is $50 for students, $80 for UCDA members, $85 for UCDA partner members, and $95 for non-members. More information and registration are available on the UCDA Web site. For more information, contact Donna Weispfenning, 612-624-1606 or

Important note: Registration deadline is tomorrow, Thursday, April 9, 2009.