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Innovating teaching and learning

The Center for Pedagogy in Arts and Design (C-PAD) is a cross-disciplinary center whose goal is to advance arts and design pedagogies, research, and professional development applicable to learning and teaching in all disciplines.

C-PAD is a partnership between the College of Arts and Architecture and Teaching and Learning with Technology at Penn State (TLT). We support our mission through a program for faculty Innovators in Residence, Discovery Grants for research, and an annual Teaching Award to reward excellence in pedagogy.

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News from A&A

Stuckeman School researcher leads study of building emissions in cities

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Rahman Azari, associate professor of architecture in the Stuckeman School, is leading an interdisciplinary team of Penn State researchers that is studying the emissions associated with


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New Roberto Lugo exhibition pays tribute to Penn State mentors

SoVA alumnus Roberto Lugo dedicates part of his current exhibition at Grounds for Sculpture to his mentors, including several Penn Staters.
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Interactive art installation highlights power of interdisciplinary collaboration

The new Agricultural and Biological Engineering Building is now home to “Augmented Encounters,” a quilt-like, interactive art installation.
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