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SoA Lecture: Maurice Cox

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Spring 2016 Lecture Series

The Architectural Imagination

On Wednesday, March 2 we welcome Maurice Cox, Detroit City Planner, for two related events in Betts Auditorium, School of Architecture:

12 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Maurice Cox, Planning Director, City of Detroit
"Urbanism & Design"
In conjunction with Marc Maxey's DETROIT 101 Lecture Series

5 p.m.

Maurice Cox and Monica Ponce de Leon, Dean, Princeton University School of Architecture


Poster design by Omnivore.

Maurice Cox is the Planning Director for the City of Detroit. He is a graduate of Cooper Union where he received his B.Arch. Cox has taught at University of Virginia, Syracuse University, and Harvard University’s Graduate School of Design. Cox was the design director of the National Endowment for the Arts in Washington, after serving as a council member and then the mayor for the city of Charlottesville. Cox is a recipient of the Latrobe Fellowship from Harvard’s GSD, and has received numerous awards and honors for his approach to urban design and community engagement. Most recently, Cox was the Associate Dean for Community Engagement at Tulane University School of Architecture.


Note:  these lectures will not be streamed live.

All Lectures are held on Wednesdays, unless noted, in Betts Auditorium beginning at 5 p.m. For additional information, please call 609-258-3741. Lectures made possible by the Jean Labatut Memorial Lecture fund. The School of Architecture, Princeton University, is registered with the AIA Continuing Education System (AIA/CES) and is committed to developing quality learning activities in accordance with the AIA/CES criteria.