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Rethinking the Library

architecture student project design for the city of Marianna, Ark.

Colby Mitchell, M.Arch student and BFA in Architecture graduate, has been working with the city government in Marianna, Ark., as part of his thesis. “Re-thinking the Library: Can the design of a public library inspire both the activation of a small community and deactivation of the socioeconomic barriers therein?” is an example of community engagement and students using their talents to help improve communities through real, hands-on projects.

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