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Honoring a Veteran: Buck Marsh

Nov 14th, 2017

Honoring a Veteran: Buck Marsh

Latha Bhavnani

Movies, documentaries, and history books recount the saga of World War II, giving us a glimpse of a soldier’s life in the trenches. One of the decisive battles fought in the European theater during World War II was the Battle of the Bulge, which (...)

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Farrow Selected for SEC Academic Leadership Development Program

Nov 12th, 2017

Farrow Selected for SEC Academic Leadership Development Program

Stephanie Bond

Ben Farrow, Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and International Programs, has been named a 2017–2018 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellow. As an Auburn Fellow, he is one of four faculty members who will represent Auburn University (...)

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Auburn University's NOMA Student Team Wins Second Place

Nov 9th, 2017

Auburn University's NOMA Student Team Wins Second Place

Stephanie Bond

Auburn’s National Organization of Minority Architects student team won second place in the 2017 Barbara G. Laurie Student Design Competition. The design competition was part of the NOMA’s Annual Conference in Houston, Texas on October 11-14 (...)

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CADC Celebrates with 2017 Awards Banquet

Nov 7th, 2017

CADC Celebrates with 2017 Awards Banquet

Stephanie Bond

The College of Architecture, Design and Construction held its 2017 Awards Banquet on Thursday, October 19 at the Marriott Grand National in Opelika, AL. Dr. Vini Nathan, Dean and McWhorter Endowed Chair in the College of Architecture, welcomed CADC fac (...)

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Bryant’s Work Featured in UPPERCASE

Oct 29th, 2017

Bryant’s Work Featured in UPPERCASE

Kelly Bryant, Auburn University graphic design professor, is one of the featured designers in the most recent issue of UPPERCASE (Issue 35), a quarterly publication that is inspired by craft, design, and illustration. UPPERCASE is an award-winning, int (...)

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Academic Research Culminates with International Magazine Publication

Oct 26th, 2017

Academic Research Culminates with International Magazine Publication

Nicole Truitt

Prof. Matt Hall first encountered the work of Swedish Architect, Bernt Nyberg, on a study abroad trip in 2010 when he took a group of University of Tennessee architecture students on a grand tour of Sweden to study the work of Sigurd Lewerentz and his (...)

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Pumpkin Carve on Oct. 27

Oct 15th, 2017

Pumpkin Carve on Oct. 27

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College of Architecture, Design and Construction Programs Ranked among Nation’s Best

Oct 5th, 2017

College of Architecture, Design and Construction Programs Ranked among Nation’s Best

Stephanie Bond

Auburn University College of Architecture, Design and Construction programs continue to be ranked among the nation’s best by DesignIntelligence Quarterly in its annual “American Best Architecture and Design Schools 2017-2018.” The ran (...)

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The Future in Innovation: The Story of Jerry Gillman

Oct 5th, 2017

The Future in Innovation: The Story of Jerry Gillman

Latha Bhavnani

Devastation caused to the built environment by hurricanes (such as Harvey and Irma recently), tornados and severe storms have long inspired manufacturers in the construction industry to improve and develop technology and building materials that can wit (...)

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Poetry Broadsides Series wins UCDA Award of Excellence

Sep 17th, 2017

Poetry Broadsides Series wins UCDA Award of Excellence

Robert Finkel and his team of graphic designers have once again been recognized for their Third Thursday Poetry Broadside Series created for the Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art. The series received an Award of Excellence in the In-House Print cat (...)

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Alabama Workshop[s] Toolkit Selected for Communication Arts Magazine Design Annual

Sep 17th, 2017

Alabama Workshop[s] Toolkit Selected for Communication Arts Magazine Design Annual

Alabama Workshop[s] Toolkit created by Robert Finkel, Associate Professor of Graphic Design in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design, and Sheri Schumacher, Associate Professor Emerita in the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architectu (...)

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APLA’s Urban Studio Provides Exciting Experience for Third-Year Architecture Students

Sep 3rd, 2017

APLA’s Urban Studio Provides Exciting Experience for Third-Year Architecture Students

During the Fall 2016 semester, four third-year architecture students joined Auburn University’s Urban Studio in Birmingham, Alabama, where they teamed with fifth-year students to learn about urban design, working on group and individual design pr (...)

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CADC Welcomes the futures studio

Sep 3rd, 2017

CADC Welcomes the futures studio

The College of Architecture, Design and Construction will soon welcome a new academic initiative—an innovation studio—in Mobile, Alabama. Beginning as a field studies program, The School of Industrial + Graphic Design’s futures studio (...)

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Design in Denmark

Aug 31st, 2017

Design in Denmark

Morgan Smothers

This summer, seven Environmental Design and Architecture students traveled to Copenhagen, Denmark, under the supervision of Program Chair Magdalena Gar (...)

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Industrial Design Student’s Sneaker Design Puts Him on a Winning Path

Aug 27th, 2017

Industrial Design Student’s Sneaker Design Puts Him on a Winning Path

Stephanie Bond

Auburn industrial design student Blake Scordino has a passion for sneaker design. Pensole Footwear Design Academy is looking for the next generation of sneaker designers through master class competitions. Scordino’s winning sneaker design, &ldquo (...)

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Nequette Architecture & Design wins National Award

Aug 22nd, 2017

Nequette Architecture & Design wins National Award

Birmingham-based Nequette Architecture & Design has won a national award for their design of a Little Cahaba River house. They received the award for New Design and Construction in the less than 5,000 square feet category from the 16th annual Palla (...)

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Future CADC Service Learning Projects in Haiti

Aug 22nd, 2017

Future CADC Service Learning Projects in Haiti

Karen Rogers and Morgan Smothers

In April of this year, a team from the College of Architecture, Design and Construction took a trip to the Hope Center in Thoman, Haiti. The group included the college Dean Vini Nathan, School of Industrial and Graphic Design School Head Clark Lundell, (...)

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Building Construction Campers Think Small

Aug 4th, 2017

Building Construction Campers Think Small

Latha Bhavnani, Stephanie Bond

Tiny, in fact. This summer nearly 30 rising eleventh and twelfth grade students began construction on a tiny house on wheels during Building Construction Camp

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Spotlight on INDD Alum Don Keller

Aug 3rd, 2017

Spotlight on INDD Alum Don Keller

Stephanie Bond

 

Auburn Industrial Design alumnus Don Keller and his exhibit design and construction company, Blue Sky Exhibits, have had a very good. Year. Blue Sky Exhibits was recently recognized with the 2017 Small Business of the Year Award by the (...)

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Packaging Fit for a Queen

Aug 3rd, 2017

Packaging Fit for a Queen

Auburn Graphic Design student Amy Denny found inspiration for her packaging project from none other than Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth. She created her Windsor Chocolates in Professor Robert Finkel’s spring 2017 Intro to Design class. “At the end of the (...)

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