Design an Entry Area for Sorrento Springs Elementary

Sorrento Springs Elementary in the Parkway School District has reinvented itself, and they want to create a welcoming and purposeful entry area at the front of their building to represent this new purpose. The welcome area would invite guests into the new and innovative school, and might include sculpture or other components. Find more information […]

RFQ Released for Design Collaborator for Emerson Park Transit Project

Citizens for Modern Transit (CMT), St. Clair County Transit District, and   AARP St. Louis are working to activate the space around the MetroBus area at the Emerson Park MetroLink Station in East St. Louis. This joint initiative, known as the “Transit Stop Transformation Project,” will transform the area between the MetroBus boarding area and the […]

2021 ULI Hines: Student Urban Design Competition

This Friday at 6pm there will be a short meeting for those who are interested in being part of the ULI Hines Student Urban Design Competition. The competition is a an intense two week multi-disciplinary challenge bringing together expertise from design, real estate, urban planning, and other fields. It’s a rewarding experience and each team […]

Environmental Racism Solution Series Summit

Environmental Racism Solution Series Summit: Climb atop a mountain of knowledge at our symposium event with entertainment and socially distant activity. Action St. Louis, Arch City Defenders, Dutchtown South Community Corporation, & Sierra Club are partnering again to bring a series of events to dialogue the solutions to make St. Louis a whole and healthy […]

Anti-Racist Design Praxis

Florida A&M and Howard University lecture series this Wed, Nov 4 @ 3:00PM CST. A discussion of “Anti-Racist Design Praxis” will be led by Dark Matter University’s Justin Garrett Moore, Jelisa Blumberg, Curry Hackett, and Lexi Tsien. Please register in advance here.

#ClosetheWorkhouse video contest

Action St. Louis, a grassroots organization, is holding a #ClosetheWorkhouse video contest for a $1,000 top prize. The second-place prize is $500. Post a one-minute video of a poem, song, skit, etc., related to closing the Workhouse for the contest. The contest ends at midnight on May 1. Post the video to social media and […]

Seeking Volunteers and Specialists: First Robotics Competition

This year, the St. Louis FIRST Robotics will take on a challenge focused on City Development and Architecture. The details of the challenge are yet to be released, but over 500 teams from schools, camps, and other groups. The program is for children in Kindergarten through eighth grade. Involvement might include: Serving as a specialist […]

Volunteers Needed: Face Painting or Caricature

Volunteers are needed for a Wellness Fair in Cahokia, IL on Saturday July 27, 2019 from 10am-2pm to do Face Painting for Caricature. Organizers will provide supplies and lunch. For more information, contact