General Capitol Complex News August 29, 2019rsevers
LUNA Awards 2019 – For Women in Construction
TFC is proud to participate in THE LUNA AWARDS Austin. These awards celebrate the achievements of women in construction, women-owned businesses and business advocates who demonstrate a vision that encourages, promotes, and develops women at all levels in the construction, architecture and engineering industries.
The Texas Facilities Commission is pleased to announce that three professional women from our team have been nominated for a LUNA Award.
LUNA AWARDS Nominations:
Lifetime Achievement Award: Yolanda Strey, HUB director
Outstanding Professional of the Year: Janie Gribble, AIA, Senior Project Manager
Outstanding executive of the Year: Marti Walsh, Director, Project Management
The Austin Luna Awards and Reception will be held on Thursday, September 5, 2019 from 3:30 – 6:00 PM at Austin’s new event center, Trinity Hall, located in the heart of downtown at 311 East 5th St. Austin, TX 78701.
Join us to meet an elite mix of industry professionals at this special networking reception. Guests will enjoy appetizers and beverages as you make valuable business contacts. Register here.
Bullock Museum: Open for visitors! The construction of the Texas Mall has begun, and the plaza of the museum has changed. Check out this page for details on how to access the museum and where to park. Also visit the museum’s website for the full calendar of exhibits, films and events or subscribe to The Bullock Museum newsletter here.
Blanton Museum of Art: “Charles White: Celebrating the Gordon Gift” This exhibition is organized by the Christian-Green Gallery of Black Studies at UT. It will run from August 28 through November 30, 2019. The exhibition features White’s drawings and prints alongside works by those in his circle revealing the impact of White’s artistic output on pop culture and representations of black life. Be sure to use the crosswalk closest to the Blanton Café and across from the Bullock Museum for your safe passage over MLK Blvd. For more Blanton news, subscribe to their newsletter here.
Waterloo Greenway (formerly Waller Creek Conservancy): Welcome to the new name for one of Austin’s favorite parks. Follow all the events at the Waterloo Greenway on their new website here.