Congratulations to Board Members Roberta Feldman and Crystal Palmer

Join us in congratulating Board Members Roberta Feldman and Crystal Palmer. For the incredible work they've done on issues at the heart of our institutional mission in the areas of social justice and the built environment, they've garnered significant recognition from national organizations of note.


Recognized by the Environmental Design Research Association (EDRA)

EDRA Career Award, 2014

The EDRA Career Award is given in recognition of a career of sustained and significant contributions to environment design research, practice or teaching. Roberta joins an august group of previous winners, one having been awarded each year since its inception in 1977.

The award will be presented at this years Environmental Design Research Association conference in New Orleans, May 28-31.


Recognized by Business and Professional People in the Public Interest (BPI)

BPI Champion of the Public Interest Award, 2014

BPI recognizes exceptional contributions to the public interest by individuals and organizations across a broad range of endeavors working to create a more just society with our Champion of the Public Interest Awards. In 2014, Crystal was selected for this honor along with Equal Justice Initiative founder Bryan Stevenson and the Children and Family Justice Center (CFJC) at the Bluhm Legal Clinic at Northwestern University School of Law.

The award was presented at the BPI awards dinner on May 20. 

Congratulations Roberta and Crystal!