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 •  March 14

The Roofing Industry Alliance for Progress recently hosted four teams to compete in the finals of the fourth annual Construction Management Student Competition at the 2018 International Roofing Expo® (IRE) in New Orleans. The finalist teams were chosen from seven undergraduate universities across the U.S. who submitted written proposals to...

Auburn University

 •  February 22

On March 7, 1965, 600 peaceful civil rights demonstrators prepared to march from Selma to Montgomery, championing the Selma Voting Rights Movement. As they moved south across the Alabama River and reached the apex of the Edmund Pettus Bridge, the demonstrators were met by an intimidating sea of Alabama State Troopers equipped with gas masks and an...

Auburn University

 •  February 22

A research team from Auburn University’s College of Architecture, Design and Construction (CADC) has been awarded a major HUD grant for the development of housing solutions for people with disabilities and those seeking to age in place. CADC faculty have partnered with Auburn’s Center for Disability Research and Policy Studies (CDRPS), creating an...

Auburn University

 •  February 22

As of 2016, the number of veterans with service-connected disabilities was over 4 million, and of those, more than 1 million had significantly debilitating disabilities (US Census Bureau). This large population presents an urgent need for smart home control systems that allow veterans with disabilities to more easily perform daily home activities,...

Auburn University

 •  January 31

Kevin Moore, Associate Professor and interior architecture program chair, was honored with a 2018 Auburn Alumni Association Teaching Excellence Award at its Faculty Awards Luncheon in November. This award is given to teachers who are exceptional in their quality of teaching, knowledge of subject, interest in students and availability to them as...

Auburn University

 •  January 31

CADC alum Steve Jernigan, FAIA (B.S. Env. Design ‘80, B. Arch. ‘81) was appointed to the Florida Board of Architecture and Interior Design by Gov. Rick Scott for a four-year term beginning January 2018. A former president of AIA Florida and AIA National Board member, he also is a member of the CADC Executive Board. “It’s a great honor to be...

Auburn University

 •  January 25

CADC’s own David Hinson and Christian Dagg (aka Hinson + Dagg Architects) have been recognized again for the Browning residence. They received a Gold Award in the “One-of A-Kind Custom of Spec Home 1,501-2,500 sq. ft.” category at the 2017 Best American Living Awards. Held during the National Association of Home Builders International Builders Show...

Auburn University

 •  December 6, 2017

Professor and Acting Director of Auburn University Rural Studio Xavier Vendrell has been awarded the FAD Award (el Fomento de las Artes Decorativas) in the category of City and Landscape for the project, “Rehabilitació del Parc de Joan Oliver a Badia del Vallès,” in Barcelona, Spain . His partners on the project were Claudi Aguilo and Albert...

Auburn University

 •  December 1, 2017

Auburn University’s College of Architecture, Design and Construction has been awarded a $635,000 grant by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, or HUD, to develop housing solutions for people with disabilities and with aging in place. This is the largest HUD grant ever awarded to Auburn University and the first in over a decade. “We...

Auburn University

 •  November 10, 2017

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. The challenge was to design an Academy of Architectural Design and Sustainability for 8th-12th graders in...