Jack Sherman Baker, Professor Emeritus of the Illinois School of Architecture, died Sunday, November 24, 2013, at the age of 93. This gifted architect, teacher, philanthropist, and friend was widely recognized for his professional distinction in teaching and design. As a professor of Architecture at Illinois for more than 43 years, he touched and inspired countless lives.
Together with Jack’s family and colleagues, the School of Architecture is pleased to present a celebration of Jack’s life and career:
Saturday, February 22, 2014
Don’t miss these great opportunities to present the best first impression at the 2014 Career XPO and future job interviews.
Resume Workshop – 2/5/14 – Lunch Hour – TBAG – University of Illinois Career Services Councilors will present “What Makes an Impressive Resume”.
Business Etiquette – 2/12/14 – Lunch Hour – TBAG – University of Illinois Career Services Councilors will present “How to Develop a Lasting Impression”.
The Illinois School of Architecture at Urbana-Champaign will be offering The Urban Studio in the Fall 2014 for graduate students. The Urban Studio is a semester of study in Chicago, undertaking Urban Design Projects, working closely with the City of Chicago and professionals in the Chicago architecture community. Students will live and study in Chicago for the Fall 2014 semester.
The Illinois School of Architecture announces the dates for the Summer 2014 Discover Architecture Program for high school students. Two program sessions will be offered: Session I: Sunday, June 15th through Saturday, June 28th and Session II: Sunday, July 6th through Saturday, July 19th. Discover Architecture is a two-week program offered at the School of Architecture at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign that provides high school students and beginning college students the opportunity to be introduced to architectural graphics, design, and modeling.
Professor of Architectural History
University of California, Los Angeles
Lecture: Monday, November 18, 2013
5:30 pm - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall
an Alan K. and Leonarda F. Laing Memorial Lecture
Walter H. Lewis, 85, of Champaign died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at Carle Foundation Hospital, Urbana. He was born Aug. 28, 1928, in Fairmount, to Walter H. and Mildred (Stultz) Lewis. He married Mary Read on Dec. 24, 1950, in Bloomington. She survives in Champaign, along with two daughters, Dianne (Bernie) McNamara of Lexington and Jane Compton of Bloomington; six grandchildren, Austin (Tracy) McNamara of Bloomington, Cameron McNamara and Evan McNamara of Lexington, Jordan McNamara of Bloomington, Kelley (fiancé Brien Kinsella) NcNamara of Towanda and Preston McNamara of Colfax.
Director, Storefront for Art and Architecture
Lecture: Monday, November 11, 2013
5:30pm - Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall
sponsored by the School of Architecture Annual Fund