Disaster Shelter Prototypes and Occupy Baltimore were topics explored in November
Posted 11.30.11 by mica communications
- Environmental Design
- Illustration Faculty
- Community Engagement
- Undergraduate Students
Local media outlets continue to recognize the importance of community engagement initiatives at MICA. In November, WYPR Radio covered a MICA class working on a disaster shelter prototype (read the Sept.-Oct. 2011 Juxtapositions for more details on the project), and City Paper highlighted a class visit to Occupy Baltimore.
LISTEN: WYPR Radio, Tour of MICA's disaster shelter prototype
READ: City Paper (front-page story), MICA students create an on-the-spot portrait of Occupy Baltimore
Image caption: Warf Jeremie is a neighborhood in Haiti's Cite Soleil that is a maze of makeshift homes constructed of found materials. Photo by Tessa Tripodi.