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Auburn University

 •  September 18

Alabama Workshop[s] Toolkit created by Robert Finkel, Associate Professor of Graphic Design in the School of Industrial + Graphic Design, and Sheri Schumacher, Associate Professor Emerita in the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, is a winner in Communication Arts Magazine 58th Design Annual Competition. Of the 3,877...

Auburn University

 •  September 3

During the Fall 2016 semester, four third-year architecture students joined Auburn University’s Urban Studio in Birmingham, Alabama, where they teamed with fifth-year students to learn about urban design, working on group and individual design projects while living in the city of their focus.
Initially, the third-year students focused on a...

Auburn University

 •  September 3

The College of Architecture, Design and Construction will soon welcome a new academic initiative—an innovation studio—in Mobile, Alabama. Beginning as a field studies program, The School of Industrial + Graphic Design’s futures studio will assist local businesses and industry with development of new products, packaging, branding, identity, and...

Auburn University

 •  September 1

This summer, seven Environmental Design and Architecture students traveled to Copenhagen, Denmark, under the supervision of Program Chair Magdalena Garmaz. Copenhagen is considered one of the most thoughtfully-designed cities in the world, and Magdalena put this trip together for students to be able to directly experience design and its effects on...

Auburn University

 •  August 24

Group Members: Trevor Johnson Tarek Diab Menglin Xiao The guidelines for the project sounded straightforward: create an innovative product from safe materials that can be cycled and which eliminates the concept of “waste.” The two-week timeframe for the Cradle to Cradle Product Design Challenge made it a bit trickier. Industrial Design students...

Auburn University

 •  August 23

Birmingham-based Nequette Architecture & Design has won a national award for their design of a Little Cahaba River house. They received the award for New Design and Construction in the less than 5,000 square feet category from the 16th annual Palladio Awards put on by Traditional Building and Period Homes magazines. Owned by Louis Nequette, a 1993...

Auburn University

 •  August 3

Don Keller discovered an interest in trade show exhibit design during his last year in Auburn’s Industrial Design program. While he was initially an exhibit designer after he graduated in 1987, a corporate account management assignment moved Keller into the sales arena, where he discovered his true passion. He and Tim Kelley co-founded their own...

Auburn University

 •  July 31

Charlene LeBleu, Associate Professor and Interim Head of the School of Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, has woven outreach and service learning into her teaching and scholarship throughout her academic career. She has used her expertise in water quality issues and low impact development design to benefit communities throughout...

Auburn University

 •  July 31

Daniel D. Bennett, FAIA, Professor and Dean Emeritus of the College of Architecture, Design and Construction, was awarded the President’s Medal for Distinguished Service, the National Council of Architectural Registration Board’s highest honor. Bennett was recognized for his many years of service to the Alabama Board of Architects and NCARB as well...

Auburn University

 •  July 26

Prof. and Chair of the Architecture program in the School or Architecture, Planning and Landscape Architecture, Behzad Nakhjavan, had twenty-one original charcoal drawings exhibited at the international "Arts in Society" conference at the American University in Paris, France the 14–16 of June. The drawings were produced during Nakhjavan’s...