Minutes from the March 8th quarterly meetings are now available. If you’re interested in getting more involved in MAPS, please contact Mr. Justin Fair. In addition, students are excited to visit the National Building Museum on Sunday, March 24, please contact email@example.com to RSVP.
Please share word of this keynote + panel on Transit-Oriented Development, at Morgan State University CBEIS! Flier and 5 W’s below!
TITLE: Professional Development Institute: Transit-Oriented Development in Baltimore
WHAT: Keynote and Panel
WHEN: Thursday, April 25 6:00 PM
WHERE: Morgan State University CBEIS (Center for the Built Environment and Infrastructure Studies – Room 235)
DESCRIPTION: Morgan Association of Planning Students (MAPS) invites you to attend Morgan’s annual Planners’ Professional Development Institute (PDI) keynote and Panel discussion on Thursday, April 25 6pm at CBEIS. The event will focus on Transit Oriented Development (TOD) with a keynote by Amtrak’s Terrance Hancock to invite student feedback on Baltimore’s Penn Station Redevelopment, followed by a lively and diverse panel. The panel will introduce Planning students to career professionals and current-day development projects, concepts and models. Please RSVP for headcount.
Light refreshments will be provided. Donations are welcome and appreciated. Many thanks to MAPS sponsor, the Morgan School of Architecture and Planning (SA+P) and the Maryland Chapter of the American Planning Association.
Mr. Justin Fair, MAPS President, firstname.lastname@example.org or call Mr. Fair at (410) 645-0474.
|Terrance Hancock||Amtrak||Senior Real Estate Development Manager|
|Marianne Navarro, AICP||Mayor’s Office of Strategic Alliances – City of Baltimore||Anchor Institution Coordinator & Special Assistant for Economic Development|
|Lisa Hodges-Hiken||Westport Community Economic Development Corp||Executive Director|
|Adam D. Genn||Weller Development||Development Director|
|Celeste Chavis, Ph.D., P.E.||Morgan State University Dept. of Transportation & Urban Infrastructure Studies||Associate Professor|
|Renata Southard, Assoc. AIA||Baltimore City, Department of Planning||Design Planner|
Looking forward to Friday evening’s happy hour (and quarterly meeting)! Let us know if you’re planning on coming out.
Wed Feb 13 6:30p – Visualizing Early Baltimore circa 1815 with Mapping Bmore
Thu Feb 14 1p – Built Environment Career Fair at CBEIS
Wed Feb 20 6p – APA Happy hour to Ellicott City Brewing Co
Fri Mar 8 6p – MAPS Quarterly Meeting and Happy Hour at Mt Vernon Marketplace
Sun Mar 24 noon – Field Trip to National Building Museum
Mon Tue Apr 1 & 2 – UMBC Critical GIS at Red Emmas (interested? we’re also eager to do something like this at CBEIS but need to gauge student interest)
Thu Apr 25 6p – MAPS Professional Development Institute keynote and panel discussion on transit-oriented development in Baltimore (let us know if you want to help organize this! We’ve got a Slack started to divvy-up tasks)
Fri May 24 6p – Happy Hour TBA
We’re getting an events calendar together …
This year’s Professional Development Institute (PDI) event will be held Thursday, April 25th 2019 at 6pm! The PDI takes place each Spring and is organized by the Morgan Association of Planning Students (MAPS), to introduce Planning students to career professionals and current-day development projects, concepts and models. With a keynote speaker and a panel discussion, students can learn and follow these panelists in order to become better-informed job candidates. You’re Invited! More information coming soon.
Want to learn more and get involved in helping to organize this event? Contact email@example.com or find April Smith, Justin Fair, or Washina Ford to get into the mix. We can use your help and ideas! We’ll be meeting when schedules allow over coffee, drinks, group chat, or after class.
Save the date – Wednesday, December 12th after Super Jury.
— Morgan Association of Planning Students (@MAPSchat) November 12, 2018