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School of Architecture and Allied Arts


A&AA alumni team places third in design competition

Three 2014 architecture graduates from the School of Architecture and Allied Arts placed third recently in an international contest, the ArchTriumph Mexico City Design Competition.

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New eBook shows how to bring animation of weather indoors

Professor of Architecture Kevin Nute's new video-animated ebook, Vital: Using the Weather to Bring Buildings and Sustainability to Life, culminates nearly a decade’s work. The book demonstrates how buildings can be designed to reconcile their traditional role of protecting occupants from the elements and reconnecting us with nature.

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Tice’s ‘Mapping Rome’ presentation at National Gallery to be live streamed Friday, Nov. 21

Professor James Tice will present a paper on his current research, the GIS Forma Urbis Romae Project, during a digital humanities conference at the National Gallery of Art this Friday, November 21. The conference will be live streamed beginning at 10 a.m., EST.

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Muenchinger among top 30 design educators

Kiersten Muenchinger, the Tim and Mary Boyle Chair in Material Studies and Product Design at UO, has been selected by DesignIntelligence as one of the “30 Most Admired Educators for 2015” from more than a thousand educators across the United States.