A recent feature in Metropolis magazine highlights the myriad ways architecture schools can help their nearby underserved communities. The article features the work of the Urban Design Build Studio (UDBS) and the traveling exhibition An Atlas of Commoning spearheaded by SoA faculty.
Congratulations to the UDBS, recipient of two ACSA Collaborative Practice Awards for the CULTURAL CONSTRUCTIONS and NavADAPT LAB projects.
We are proud to announce that John Folan, AIA, LEED AP has been awarded full-professorship as a tenured faculty member with the School of Architecture.
SoA's Urban Design Build Studio (UDBS) won two of fourteen awards in the recent Design Pittsburgh competition hosted by the American Institute of Architecture (AIA)'s Pittsburgh chapter—and SoA faculty and alumni joined them as honorees, as well.
Yahoo News Global Anchor Katie Couric is only the most recent ardent supporter of PROJECT RE_, the dynamic collaboration between SoA's Urban Design Build Studio, the Trade Institute of Pittsburgh, and Construction Junction. Her report, part of Yahoo News's "Cities Rising: Rebuilding America" series, features PROJECT RE_ among a litany of features that make Pittsburgh one of the planet's most vibrant, innovative cities.
SoA and UDBS are hosting two special events in concurrence with REAL 2016, a showcase of reality computing technologies. Events are free with registration; see more information.