At the UT College of Architecture and Design, we strive to fulfill our mission as a land-grant university by serving the citizens of our community and state—and increasingly, our nation and world. Our efforts extend beyond the campus and into our community through many partnerships.
Here is news about upcoming conferences, grants, announcements and deadlines for our community to consider. Click “Read More” to see each opportunity.
UT Architecture Professors Win AIA National Housing Award
Four architecture professors from the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, helped transform an old rural West Tennessee homestead into a modern family oasis that communicates its owners’ commitment to sustainable farming practices. For their work, they recently received a national housing award in the category of one- and two-family custom residences from the American Institute of…Read More »
Chancellor Honors Architecture Professor for Excellence in Academic Outreach
Associate Professor of Architecture Katherine Ambroziak has received the 2015 Excellence in Academic Outreach Award from the University of Tennessee at the annual Chancellor’s Honors Banquet. The award honors those who exemplify UT’s land-grant mission by using intellectual capital to benefit the citizens of Tennessee. Ambroziak combines her wealth of knowledge and love for service to…Read More »
Landscape Architecture Studio Investigates Redevelopment in Cleveland, TN
The Landscape Architecture Program continued its tradition of community-engaged studio work this fall by partnering with the City of Cleveland, Tennessee, to craft redevelopment visions for an 850-acre study area adjacent to downtown. The student proposals were prepared in collaboration with the City Planning Office, the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce, and Impact Cleveland as part…Read More »
Conferences (by order of abstract deadline date – newest at top) November 13, 2013 – Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture (ACSA) 2014 Annual Meeting. Call for Projects. http://acsa-arch.org/programs-events/conferences/annual-meeting/102nd-annual-meeting/call-for-projects October 15, 2013 – National Conference on the Beginning Design Student (NCBDS): http://beginningdesign2014.org/ October 10, 2013 – Design Principles and Practices. The deadline for the current round of the call for papers is 10 October 2013. Please…Read More »
Forthcoming opportunities for grants… UTK Graduate Council Professional Development Awards – see attached pdf and/or http://gradschool.utk.edu/facultystaff.shtml (multiple deadlines) October 4, 2013 – Outreach Incentive Grants: As part of The University of Tennessee, Knoxville’s commitment to community collaboration and the scholarship of engagement, the Chancellor provides special project funding for proposals that specifically enhance the engagement mission of the university. http://service.utk.edu/funding/ ** 2013-14…Read More »