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Overcrowded Sites and Unexpected Voids: The Extremes of Tourism in Iceland and the Faroe Islands

Dec 5th, 2016

Overcrowded Sites and Unexpected Voids: The Extremes of Tourism in Iceland and the Faroe Islands

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Danielle Willkens, Assistant Professor of Architecture, chronicles her travels as the 2015 H. Allen Brooks Travelling Fellow. Willkens, an architectural designer and historian, is investigating the impact of tourism and environmental changes on cultura (...)

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LeBleu Named Interim Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

Oct 30th, 2016

LeBleu Named Interim Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture

Charlene LeBleu, FASLA, will serve as the Interim Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture effective January 1, 2017, announced Vini Nathan, Dean and McWhorter Endowed Chair in the College of Architecture, Design and Cons (...)

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Marlon Blackwell Architects Receives Top Design Honor

Oct 2nd, 2016

Marlon Blackwell Architects Receives Top Design Honor

Architect: The Journal of the American Institute of Architects has named Marlon Blackwell Architects “The Top Firm in Design” in its annual Architect 50 ranking. This year, 136 firms qualified to participate in the Architect 50 pro (...)

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Rural Studio Installation at Venice Biennale

Sep 11th, 2016

Rural Studio Installation at Venice Biennale

Hanging spring-coil beds, insulation panels stacked as benches, and a handful of projected video stories make up “The Theater of the useFULL,” Rural Studio’s installation at the prestigious Venice Biennale, where they are the only U.S (...)

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Finn Chosen for Visiting Artist/Visiting Scholar Program at the American Academy in Rome

Sep 11th, 2016

Finn Chosen for Visiting Artist/Visiting Scholar Program at the American Academy in Rome

J. Scott Finn, Associate Professor in the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, has been accepted into the American Academy in Rome’s Visiting Artist/ Visiting Scholar program this fall. The American Academy in Rome “ (...)

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Young Architecture Alumni Join AIA Fellows to Discuss the Future of Architecture

Aug 29th, 2016

Young Architecture Alumni Join AIA Fellows to Discuss the Future of Architecture

Evan Forrest ’09, Terran Wilson ’09, Danny Wicke ’07, & John Marusich ’07 are Auburn Architecture alumni working in Chicago selected to (...)

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Aug 20th, 2016

Rural Studio Updates

Andrew Freear will be taking some well-deserved time off this year and has left Rural Studio in the capable hands of Xavier Vendrell as Acting Director and Fifth-year Professor. Vendrell has been Third-year visiting professor at Rural Studio for the pa (...)

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Aug 20th, 2016

It’s On! Cakeitecture on Cake Wars

Cakeitecture owner Carie Tindill, Auburn BArch ’05 and MIDC ‘06, and her assistant Kelly Oslick will compete on the August 22 episode of Cake Wars at 8 p.m. For more, click News Details

Josiah Brown receives APLA’s first Aydelott Travel Award

Jun 5th, 2016

Josiah Brown receives APLA’s first Aydelott Travel Award

Josiah Brown, a fifth-year architecture student from Ashland City, Tennessee, is the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture’s first recipient of the Aydelott Travel Award. The Aydelott Travel Award was established by Alfred L (...)

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Three Auburn Architecture Alumni Elevated to AIA College of Fellows

Jun 5th, 2016

Three Auburn Architecture Alumni Elevated to AIA College of Fellows

Three Auburn alumni were among the 149 elevated to the American Institute of Architects prestigious 2016 College of Fellows: Larry S. Cash (Chapter: AIA Alaska, Firm: RIM Architects); Paula Burns McEvoy (Chapter: AIA Atlanta, Firm: Perkins+Will); and C (...)

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APLA Students Win Awards at “This is Research: Student Symposium 2016”

May 22nd, 2016

APLA Students Win Awards at “This is Research: Student Symposium 2016”

The School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture was well represented among the award winners at the “This is Research: Student Symposium 2016,” held on April 13 at the Student Center. Out of the more than 400 undergraduate a (...)

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Marlon Blackwell Architects wins 2016 National Design Award for Architecture

May 8th, 2016

Marlon Blackwell Architects wins 2016 National Design Award for Architecture

Marlon Blackwell Architects in Fayetteville, Arkansas has received a 2016 National Design Award for Architecture from Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. The design firm was recognized “for exceptional and exemplary work in” architect (...)

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APLA well represented among 2016 Spirit of Sustainability Award Winners

Apr 30th, 2016

APLA well represented among 2016 Spirit of Sustainability Award Winners

APLA well represented among 2016 Spirit of Sustainability Award Winners School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture faculty and alumni were among those receiving Spirit of Sustainability Awards at the Auburn University Office of Sustain (...)

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Landscape Architecture Faculty Win CELA Awards

Apr 23rd, 2016

Landscape Architecture Faculty Win CELA Awards

Two Auburn Landscape Architecture professors were honored with awards at the Council of Educators in Landscape Architecture annual conference in Salt Lake City, March 23–27. Charlene LeBleu FASLA , Associate Professor and Chair of the Graduate Pr (...)

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Finn Presents Seminar in Rome, Italy

Apr 17th, 2016

Finn Presents Seminar in Rome, Italy

J. Scott Finn, Associate Professor of Architecture and Director of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture’s International Studies Program in Rome, presented a seminar to Italian design professionals entitled “Dialog (...)

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Master of Landscape Architecture Program Granted Re-accreditation

Apr 17th, 2016

Master of Landscape Architecture Program Granted Re-accreditation

The Master of Landscape Architecture program in the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture has been granted re-accreditation for a six-year period by the Landscape Architectural Accreditation Board. The LAAB based its re-accreditat (...)

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Kuroishi Presents Final Lecture in Architecture Spring 2016 Series

Mar 30th, 2016

Kuroishi Presents Final Lecture in Architecture Spring 2016 Series

Izumi Kuroishi, PhD, Professor of Architecture Theory and History at Aoyama Gakuin University, Japan, will present the final lecture in the APLA’s Spring 2016 Lecture Series: “on the Brink: beyond which success or catastrop (...)

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Spring Lecture Series Welcomes Luis E. Carranza

Mar 22nd, 2016

Spring Lecture Series Welcomes Luis E. Carranza

Luis E. Carranza is Professor of Architecture and of Art and Architectural History at Roger Williams University in Bristol, Rhode Island, and an Adjunct Associate Professor at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Architecture (...)

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LeBleu Awarded Landscape Architecture Foundation Research Fellow Designation

Mar 12th, 2016

LeBleu Awarded Landscape Architecture Foundation Research Fellow Designation

Charlene LeBleu, FASLA, AICP, and associate professor and chair of the Landscape Architecture Graduate Program in the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, is one of six faculty chosen nationally for the designation of Landscape (...)

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StudioAPLA:  The Winter Issue - 2016 Available Now

Mar 8th, 2016

StudioAPLA: The Winter Issue - 2016 Available Now

Read the most recent issue of StudioAPLA which features current news about faculty, alumni and students. The Winter Issue typically focuses on the many travel opportunities available to students in the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Arc (...)

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