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Hard Hats and High Heels

Feb 9th, 2015

Hard Hats and High Heels

The Master of Building Construction program welcomed the largest number of women ever to enter the program in summer 2014. Read about this group of seven young women who ca (...)

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Building Science Students Take Top Prize in International Competition

Jan 9th, 2015

Building Science Students Take Top Prize in International Competition

The student team from Auburn’s McWhorter School of Building Science took the top prize in the Associated School of Construction Region 8 student competition. Region 8 is the international home of ASC, and the competition, which is open to all ASC (...)

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Nov 6th, 2014

Building Science Alum helps local family “Fix It and Finish It”

Holland Homes, a construction company started by Auburn graduates Daniel Holland and Robert Melvin, participated in a recent episode of “Fix It and Finish It” home renovation show. “Fix It and Finish It” helps families fix or fi (...)

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Construction Management Program Accreditation Renewed

Sep 30th, 2014

Construction Management Program Accreditation Renewed

The McWhorter School of Building Science’s Construction Management Program has been accredited for six more years. The American Council for Construction Education notified the McWhorter School of Building Science of the renewal of accreditation o (...)

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Sep 3rd, 2014

CADC Mourns Death of Harold Hebson

Building Science alumnus and supporter, Harold Hebson, passed away Saturday, August 30 in Fort Worth, Texas. Hebson, a 1972 Building Science graduate, was the longest serving member of Building Science’s Industry Advisory Council. In 2010, he rec (...)

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Rahn and Sandage Research Project Wins Best Conference Poster Award

Apr 21st, 2014

Rahn and Sandage Research Project Wins Best Conference Poster Award

The peer reviewed poster submitted to the Associated Schools of Construction 50th Annual International Conference by Keith A. Rahn, assistant professor in the McWhorter School of Building Science in the College of Architecture, Design and Construction, an (...)

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Building Science Students Complete Concrete Outreach for Campus and Community

Apr 18th, 2014

Building Science Students Complete Concrete Outreach for Campus and Community

Fifty-three students from the McWhorter School of Building Science, working under the direction of Professor Michael Hein, Assoc. Professor Salman Azhar, and instructor Mike Hosey, are completing service-learning projects that involve concrete on the A (...)

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Mar 7th, 2014

Azhar Receives Best Research Paper Award

Dr. Salman Azhar, associate professor in the McWhorter School of Building Science, received the Associated Schools of Construction's Best Research Paper Award at the ASC's 49th Annual International Conference in San Luis Obispo, CA on April 12. The Paper, (...)

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Mar 7th, 2014

Farrow Named Aderholdt Professor

Ben Farrow, associate professor in the McWhorter School of Building Science, has been awarded the Aderholdt Professorship, a rotating honor named for the late building science professor Bob Aderholdt. Aderholdt was a dedicated and much-loved building (...)

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Mar 7th, 2014

Building Science Partners with the Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress

The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress has announced an educational partnership with the McWhorter School of Building Science in the College of Architecture, Design and Construction. The McWhorter School of Building Science is one of three construc (...)

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Mar 7th, 2014

Auburn’s Design-Build Team Finalist in Annual Competition

The Design-Build team of Kevin Hill (BSCI), William Holcomb (BSCI), Kevin Laferriere (ARCH), and Jared Taylor (BSCI) from the McWhorter School of Building Science and from the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture won the Design Buil (...)

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Mar 7th, 2014

Building Science Team Places Third in National Healthcare Competition

The student team from the McWhorter School of Building Science placed third in the national/open healthcare competition hosted by the Great Lakes Region (Region 3) of the Associated Schools of Construction in Chicago, IL, October 17‒18. The Auburn Build (...)

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Mar 7th, 2014

Burt Named SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellow

Richard Burt, Head of the McWhorter School of Building Science, is one of three Auburn University faculty named fellows in the 2013‒14 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program, a professional development program that seeks to identify, prepare, an (...)

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Building Science Holds Annual Awards Banquet

The McWhorter School of Building Science held its annual Awards Banquet on Thursday, April18, at the Marriott Grand National in Opelika, Alabama.


Congratulations to all the award winners!

 

Lifetime Achievement Award (...)

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Burt Named SEC Academic Leadership Development Program Fellow

Richard Burt, Head of the McWhorter School of Building Science, is one of three Auburn University faculty named fellows in the 2013-14 SEC Academic Leadership Development Program, a professional development program that seeks to identify, prepare, and (...)

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Building Science Team Places Third in National Healthcare Competition

The student team from the McWhorter School of Building Science placed third in the national/open healthcare competition hosted by the Great Lakes Region (Region 3) of the Associated Schools of Construction in Chicago, IL, October 17-18. The Auburn Buil (...)

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