The College of Architecture and Design is home to some of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s most distinguished alumni. In its relatively young history – starting in 1965 – its programs have graduated students who have gone on to lead international firms, find corporations, claim major design awards, and ultimately, as only our graduates can, transform the world and its environments through design.
SOM Technical Director, UT Alumnus Shares Work and Expertise
Keith Boswell, FAIA, graduated with his bachelor of architecture from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, in 1980. He is now the technical director at the San Francisco office of Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill (SOM), one of the largest architecture firms in the world. Through his career, Boswell has completed technically complex building systems around the…
Gensler Board Chair, UT Alumna to Speak at Architecture and Design
The UT College of Architecture and Design will welcome accomplished alumna, Robin Klehr Avia as its keynote speaker at the Hooding Ceremony, May 11. Avia is the regional managing principal and chair of the board at Gensler, one of the largest and most acclaimed architecture and interior design firms in the world. Avia’s commencement speech…
Graduates of UT Architecture and Interior Design Honored with Alumni Awards
The University of Tennessee Alumni Awards Program has honored Robin Klehr Avia (BSID ’76) with the Alumni Professional Achievement Award and Darris James (BArch ‘99 ) with the Alumni Promise Award. The program grants only sixteen awards annually to distinguished alumni of the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Recipients are nominated by fellow alumni and UT…