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LSU College of Art & Design Distinguished Lecture Series to Focus on Sustainable Development Feb. 1

01/30/2012 03:52 PM

BATON ROUGE – The LSU College of Art & Design will welcome two representatives from the Environment and Infrastructure group at Buro Happold North America on Wednesday, Feb. 1, as part of the college’s Distinguished Lecture Series. The lecture will be held at 4:30 p.m. in Room 103 of the Design Building. The presentation, which is free and open to the public, is sponsored by Gensler Architects.


In their positions, Associate Director Byron Stigge and Infrastructure Consultant Joe Mulligan collaborate on the sustainable development of the built environment. They work on a wide range of projects around the world including city-scale sustainable master planning, innovative approaches to water management, community participation in infrastructure development, LEED Platinum-certified buildings, detailed systems and façade analysis projects. Some of their recent projects include Orange County Great Park in Irvine, Calif., Tellapur City in Hyderabad, India; CSOB Bank in Prauge, Czech Republic; the Northside Redevelopment Plan in St. Louis; both Khed SEZ and Lavasa in Pune, India; the Genzyme Center in Cambridge. Mass.; Pole in Moscow; the World Trade Center Competition with “Team Think” in New York; and the Lifestyle Hotel at MGM CityCenter in Las Vegas. For additional information, visit


Professional American Institute of Architects and American Society of Landscape Architecture continuing education credit is available for this lecture.


Those unable to attend the lecture can view a recording online at


To learn more about the LSU College of Art & Design,  view the college’s Facebook page or contact Debra Langlois at or call 225-578-5868.

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