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Student group builds a bike shelter and relationships with the community

A new bike shelter is rising quickly in the parking lot of Camas Ridge Community School on 1150 East 29th Avenue in Eugene thanks to collaboration between parents, school administrators, and a team of architecture students.

 

Sendai Earthquake Relief Effort and Vigil, Wednesday, March 16th, 8p.m.

In response to Friday's tragic earthquake and tsunami, UO students and staff have joined to setup the Sendai Earthquake Relief Effort. The group was created by members of the Japanese Student Organization, International Student Organization, Mills International Center, and the Office of International Affairs. The project is organizing the following events:

Japanese student organization mission statement

 

Auto dealership on the road to registry of historic buildings

Fascination with Streamline Moderne architecture has landed the work of a UO historic preservation graduate on the National Register of Historic Places. Click here to read the story on the Register Guard website.

Story screenshot

 

Suenn Ho Receives 2011 Honored Citizen Award

Suenn Ho has received the 2011 Honored Citizen Award from the Portland Chapter of the Chinese American Citizens' Alliance.  Ho is an adjunct instructor with the University of Oregon, Department of Architecture in Portland and Senior Designer with Mulvanny G2 Architecture.

Portland Chapter of the Chinese American Citizens' Alliance and the Mulvanny logos

 

Lisa Petterson Receives BetterBricks Award

Lisa Petterson of SERA Architects has received a 2011 BetterBricks Award for the architecture category.  Winners and finalists were selected in the following categories:  Owner/Decision Maker, Design Engineer, Facility Manager/Building Operations, Property Manager, Outstanding Industry Contribution, Emerging Leader, and Advocate, in addition to Architecture.

Lisa Petterson of SERA Architects