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Successful National Architecture Student Forum Hosted by UT
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Chapter of the American Institute of Architecture Students hosted the largest architecture student conference of the year in Nashville this winter. Held Dec. 29 through Jan. 1, the 2014 AIAS FORUM, titled “REVERB,” welcomed students from around the country to attend workshops, lectures, and seminars led by prominent professionals and academics, including our…Read More »
Alumnus Ken Ross Named AIA Vice President of Design and Practice
Ken. L. Ross, FAIA, FACHA, joined the American Institute of Architects (AIA) in the newly created position of Vice President, Design and Practice. Mr. Ross, who recently retired as Senior Principal and former President of WHR Architects, Inc., a 170-person Houston-based full service architecture, interior design and technology planning firm, will serve in this position…Read More »
Architecture Professor Wins AIA Gold Medal for Work in Haiti, Appalachia
An architecture professor was recently honored by the East Tennessee Chapter of the American Institute of Architects for helping students and architects alike define how to use the profession as service. John McRae received the AIA Gold Medal Award during the organization’s annual Design Awards Gala last month. The award recognizes an individual in the…Read More »
Realizing Design, Volstarter to Support Scholarships and Design-Build
VOLstarter allows you to impact specific projects and support the innovative and inspiring students, faculty, and staff at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, College of Architecture and Design. A micro-giving effort, akin to sites like Indiegogo and Kickstarter, Volstarter helps realize student initiatives to reality. This winter season, we will be working to secure the realization of two important efforts…Read More »
Urban Design Leader Philip Enquist of SOM Named UT-ORNL Governor’s Chair
Philip Enquist, partner in charge of urban design and planning and leader of the City Design Practice at Skidmore, Owings and Merrill, has been named the sixteenth UT-Oak Ridge National Laboratory Governor’s Chair. Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill is one of the world’s leading urban planning, architecture and engineering firms. Enquist and a select research team…Read More »