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IN THE NEWS Spring 2015

Victor Margolin (Emeritus Prof.) receives lifetime achievement award
Victor Margolin (Emeritus Professor in Art History) was awarded The DESIGN-ED/Design Research Society/CUMULUS Lifetime Achievement Award on June 30, 2015. The award is given to an individual whose career has greatly contributed to the advancement or promotion of Design Research worldwide. Factors considered in the selection process included: span and scope of career, legacy of the individual's work, and additional awards or honors received.
The award was presented June 30, 2015 at the 3rd International Conference for Design Education Researchers and Design Educators.   
 Victor Margolin was an Institute for the Humanities Fellow in 2004-2005 for "A World History of Design" and 1985-1986 for "Issues of Modernism: Lissitzky, Moholy-Nagy, Rodchenko, and the European Avant-Grade."

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