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Congratulations to APLA Spring Awards Honorees

May 23rd, 2019

Congratulations to APLA Spring Awards Honorees

On April 26 the School of Architecture, Planning, and Landscape Architecture held their Spring Awards in the amphitheater adjacent to Dudley Hall, hearkening back to the early days of the Architecture School, when freshman were welcomed to the School d (...)

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Building Science Hosts Annual Awards Banquet

May 20th, 2019

Building Science Hosts Annual Awards Banquet

Nick Biland

On Thursday, April 18, the McWhorter School of Building Science held its annual awards banquet to honor outstanding faculty and students. School head Dr. Richard Burt presented nine teaching awards rec (...)

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Tau Sigma Delta Honor Society Legacy Continues at the CADC

May 15th, 2019

Tau Sigma Delta Honor Society Legacy Continues at the CADC

Nicole Truitt

The Tau Sigma Delta Honor Society in Architecture and Allied Arts is the only accredited national honor society for architecture and design majors. The Society recognizes intellectual achievement, effort and initiative as well as leadership and charact (...)

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Students Celebrated at Inaugural CADC Signing Days

May 8th, 2019

Students Celebrated at Inaugural CADC Signing Days

The College of Architecture, Design and Construction held its first Signing Day this year, with the intention to celebrate the students who decided to use their summer to gain experience in their discipline, to apply their knowledge, and learn from the (...)

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BSCI Student Team Qualifies for Finals in International Competition

Apr 30th, 2019

BSCI Student Team Qualifies for Finals in International Competition

The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) has announced the six finalists competing for the prestigious Global Student Challenge title this year. In this annual competition, where teams act as a Board of Directors for their own construction company, t (...)

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CADC Welcomes Fellows  

Apr 22nd, 2019

CADC Welcomes Fellows  

The College of Architecture, Design and Construction (CADC) held its 9th Annual CADC Fellows Luncheon at the Biggin-Woltosz House (BWH) at 430 N. College Street, Auburn on Wednesday 17 April 2019. The BWH was donated to the School of Architecture, Plan (...)

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 CADC Student Receives Prestigious Auburn University President's Award

Apr 11th, 2019

CADC Student Receives Prestigious Auburn University President's Award

On April 19, fifth year Bachelor of Architecture student Jedediah Grant was awarded with one of the University’s prestigious President’s Awards for 2019. The President’s Award recognizes one graduate in each school or college who has (...)

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Prof. Nakhjavan Wins AIA Honor Award

Mar 19th, 2019

Prof. Nakhjavan Wins AIA Honor Award

Cameron Westbrook

Excellence in Design Awards is an annual awards program which recognizes the outstanding work of architect members. Coordinated by a member chair and Council staff, entries are judged by a panel of leading architects, based on outlined criteria. The De (...)

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Architecture Students Elected to AIAS National Board of Directors

Feb 7th, 2019

Architecture Students Elected to AIAS National Board of Directors

Cameron Westbrook

Auburn Architecture students Sarah Curry and Kyra Stark have been selected to serve on the AIAS 2019-2020 national board of directors. The American Institute of Architecture Students is a non-profit organization whose aim is to provide programming, inf (...)

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Graphic Design Students Garner National Recognition

Feb 6th, 2019

Graphic Design Students Garner National Recognition

Cameron Westbrook

A number of Auburn University Graphic Design students have placed highly in competitive competitions in recent months.  Grace Harkin (Design 1, Prof. Robert Finkel) and Mallory Michael (Typographics 2, Prof. Kelly Bryant), had works (...)

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Undergraduate Student Barry Participates in a Kiewit Leadership Program

Feb 6th, 2019

Undergraduate Student Barry Participates in a Kiewit Leadership Program

Cameron Westbrook

Valerie Barry, a Junior in Building Science in the McWhorter School, was selected to attend the Women’s Construction Leadership Seminar in Aurora, Colorado, this year. The annual conference is a two-day event sponsored by Kiewit Construction and (...)

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57th Annual Spire Design Competition

Feb 1st, 2019

57th Annual Spire Design Competition

Cameron Westbrook

Spire Energy awarded seven Auburn University architecture students for their designs as part of the 57th annual Spire (formerly Alagasco) Design Competition for fourth-year architecture students.

 

The competition studio, Studio 5, (...)

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BSCI's New Career Advisor

Jan 31st, 2019

BSCI's New Career Advisor

Cameron Westbrook

CADC’s Lindsey Motley has taken on a new role as the Career Services Specialist for the McWhorter School of Building Science. Beginning her career at Auburn University as an Academic Advisor for the College of Architecture, Design and Constructio (...)

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Environmental Design Students Learn the Value of Universal Design

Jan 23rd, 2019

Environmental Design Students Learn the Value of Universal Design

Cameron Westbrook

Professor Jennifer Smith’s Concepts and Practices class in Environmental Design visited the Beard-Eaves-Memorial Coliseum as part of an exercise on universal design practices. Students worked in teams, moving around the interior and exterior of t (...)

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Will Givens Serves as Fall '18 CADC Graduation Marshal

Jan 9th, 2019

Will Givens Serves as Fall '18 CADC Graduation Marshal

Cameron Westbrook

Meet Will Givens, the Fall 2018 Graduation Marshal for the College of Architecture, Design and Construction. A graduate of Graphic Design, Will plans on working for a design firm with an emphasis on conceptual development and structural typography.

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Excursion, Immersion, and Intervention: Architecture in Rome 2018

Nov 16th, 2018

Excursion, Immersion, and Intervention: Architecture in Rome 2018

Cameron Westbrook

For more than a decade, the Rome Program has introduced Auburn architecture students to the Eternal City and its uniquely rich urban and architectural fabric. Students explore that fabric by sketching, drawing and simply walking—extensively&mdash (...)

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Tangible Ideals—Showcase: The Work of Creative Scholarship 2018 Exhibition

Nov 7th, 2018

Tangible Ideals—Showcase: The Work of Creative Scholarship 2018 Exhibition

Cameron Westbrook

The exhibition Showcase: the Work of Creative Scholarship 2018 was displayed from September 28 to October 14 at Auburn University’s Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Arts. The exhibition featured selected works by Auburn faculty and students from (...)

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"Y'all checking in?" - A Glimpse into Auburn's First Boutique Hotel

Nov 6th, 2018

"Y'all checking in?" - A Glimpse into Auburn's First Boutique Hotel

Cameron Westbrook

Brian and Kim Wirth hadn’t intended on opening a hotel in Auburn. It was a Saturday like any other during football season on The Plains. Kim was in town on a recruitment trip when she saw that the historic Wittel Dormitory was up for sale. &ldquo (...)

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M. Miller Gorrie Center Renovations

Nov 5th, 2018

M. Miller Gorrie Center Renovations

Cameron Westbrook

The McWhorter School of Building Science celebrated the addition of new, state-of-the-art facilities in the M. Miller Gorrie Center. The renovation includes an EASL (Engaged Active Student Learning) classroom on the third floor and the transformation o (...)

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Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project Awarded Grant to Support Programs

Nov 5th, 2018

Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project Awarded Grant to Support Programs

Colleen Bourdeau

The Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project (APAEP) at Auburn University has received its second award from the Laughing Gull Foundation (LGF) to support the education programming offered for people who are incarcerated in Alabama. The $240,000 grant, (...)

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