Monthly Archives: February 2008

Crave 2008

Market Square Chicago & domino magazine present:

Crave 2008

Celebrate in style! Join the industry’s hottest designers and manufacturers as you preview the latest trends and enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres while overlooking the city.

Thursday, March 13, 2008 | 5–8 p.m.

R.S.V.P. by March 7 to or 312.527.0100


Financial Literacy Workshops

The Financial Aid Office is pleased to sponsor the following upcoming financial literacy programs:

Planning for Retirement

Hosted by Carolyn Cooney of 5th/3rd Bank

Wednesday, March 12, 2008 – noon to 1:00 p.m.

Thursday, March 13, 2008 – 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Classroom 225

Education Tax Credits

Hosted by Marie LeConte of EdFund

Wednesday, March 26, 2008 – noon to 1:00 p.m.

Thursday, March 27, 2008 – 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Classroom 225

Because space is limited, be sure to RSVP to
Be sure to check out the April program offerings by clicking on the attached link!

High Pressure Decorative Laminates: Never better!

Tuesday, March 18, 2008
5:30pm – 6:00pm (Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres)

6:00pm – 7:00pm

Hafele Chicago Showroom
154 W. Hubbard Street

Chicago IL 60610

You may have known that manufacturers of high pressure laminates can achieve hundreds of colors and finishes ranging from soft pastels to vibrant hues. But did you know that today’s laminates can also be textured, or translucent, or magnetic, or iridescent, or fibrous? Laminates are still a cost-effective way to incorporate these latest trends into your designs. Join us to learn more about this tried-and true product – its origins, manufacture, and aesthetics for today and tomorrow.

Program Objectives:

· Fully understand what HDPL is and how it was developed.

· Learn about the process and the raw materials used to produce HDPL.

· Learn the techniques used to produce HDPL, including silk-screening and digital print design.

· Learn how & where to specify or fabricate HDPL – and how & where not to, for the safest and most attractive installation.

Who Should Attend:
Architects, building owners, interior designers, students,and other design professionals.

More information here:

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