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UNM Proud - Dean Forbes Isais

December 14, 2015

When people think of architects, they think of beautiful buildings. From towering buildings that touch the sky, to homes and structures that recreate or enhance a local culture’s style, architects influence a cityscape in hundreds of distinctive ways.

For UNM’s Geraldine Forbes Isais, Dean of the UNM School of Architecture and Planning, architects and planners not only impact a city’s skyline; but also define a city’s vision by designing beautiful buildings and well thought out communities. And it is this view that has focused her vision and leadership as dean of the UNM School of Architecture and Planning.

Forbes Isais’ view is that architecture, planning and design are ways of thinking and problem solving that can be applied to communities and cities as much as they can to the creation of sturdy buildings.

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