Residential Learning Communities

Students in a residential learning community.

Design Exchange

Location:
Friley, Linden
Eligibility:
Open to all majors in the College of Design: Art and Design, Integrated Studio Arts, Graphic Design, Interior Design, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Industrial Design and Community and Regional Planning.
Description:
The Design Exchange Learning Community is a living and learning experience open to first-time first-year students enrolled in any major in the College of Design. All Design Exchange students are enrolled in a one credit seminar each semester that encourages their personal, social and intellectual development. Students also participate in academic and social activities arranged by a peer mentor. English 104 is offered with the learning community in the fall and English 105 is offered in the spring. Students who are eligible to take both courses can register for a Design Exchange section and further explore design related topics through discussion, reflection and writing.
Coordinator:
Malinda Cooper
macooper@iastate.edu
515-294-3680

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