U-SoA’s Germane Barnes Talks Industry Challenges

U-SoA’s Germane Barnes Talks Industry Challenges

By UM News

U-SoA’s Germane Barnes Talks Industry Challenges

By UM News
Architect Magazine: Equity, History and Racial Diversity
My initial reaction to Young’s speech was that it is 50 years later and architecture is still dealing with the same issues. Similar to the young student mentioned in the speech, I too dealt with an absence of black role models in academia. It is unfortunate that the average school of architecture employs less than two black full-time faculty members. Minority recruitment is devoid of the proper voices who relate to the intended audience. Read more.