Apr 1st 2018

Investiture of John Ronan, the John and Jeanne Rowe Endowed Chair in the College of Architecture

Please join President Alan W. Cramb, Provost Russell Betts, and Illinois Institute of Technology faculty and staff as we celebrate the tradition of honoring distinguished faculty at the investiture of John Ronan, the John and Jeanne Rowe Endowed Chair in the College of Architecture.

John Ronan currently serves as Professor and Associate Dean of Curriculum at the IIT College of Architecture, and is founding principal of John Ronan Architects. He holds a Master of Architecture degree with distinction from the Harvard University Graduate School of Design, and a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Michigan. Ronan has lectured widely and his work has been exhibited internationally, including at the Art Institute of Chicago and The Architectural League of New York’s Urban Center. A monograph on his work,  "Explorations," published by Princeton Architectural Press was released in 2010. His firm has been the recipient of two AIA Institute National Honor Awards (for the Poetry Foundation and The Gary Comer Youth Center, both in Chicago). He is a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects and a recipient of the American Academy of Arts and Letters Architecture Award.

The investiture will be held on Tuesday May 8, 2018. 
The ceremony will begin at 4 p.m. in The McCormick Tribune Campus Center McCloska Auditorium, with a reception to follow in the Pritzker Club.

Please RSVP to Laura Raymond at rsvpevents@iit.edu