Spring 2013 Archive-School of Architecture - Carnegie Mellon University

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Spring 2013 Archive

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

OPEN HOUSE - TANGIBLE INTERACTION STUDIO at the C0DELAB

TANGIBLE INTERACTION STUDIO at the C0DELAB Open House, Friday 8th May | CFA 212 | 1pm — 5pm MORE
Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Thesis Exhibit and Discussion

Thesis Reviews | Thursday, 09 May | 9:30am - 6:00pm, CFA 214 MORE
Wednesday, May 8, 2013

UDBS Open House

UDBS OPEN HOUSE: CONSTRUCTING CAPACITY PROJECT RE_ AND SOUTHERN EXPOSURE | Thursday May 9, 3-6pm, CFA 200 MORE
Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Fifth-Year Show

Opening Reception May 11, 7-10pm | Closing Reception May 17, 7-10pm | The Bruno Building, 945 Liberty Avenue MORE
Friday, May 3, 2013

2013 Measuring & Monitoring Internship Award Winner Selected

Congratulations to 4th-year Archi Sandra Kalanyan who has been awarded the 2013 Measuring & Monitoring Services Inc., Internship Award. MORE
Friday, May 3, 2013

AIAS/AIA Cote Research Scholarship

AIAS/AIA Committee on the Environment is looking for a motivated student intern to assist in developing the "Cost of Next-Gen Green" report. MORE
Friday, May 3, 2013

2013 10th Annual SARA PA Design Awards

Society of American Registered Architects - Pennsylvania Council CALL FOR ENTRIES! MORE
Friday, May 3, 2013

54Jeff An Ideas Competition

54 Jefferson, once home to the Grand Rapids Public Museum, has been closed to the public since 1994. It needs a purpose. It needs your idea. MORE
Friday, May 3, 2013

2013 NCARB Award

2013 NCARB Award Submission Deadline: Tuesday, 24 September 2013, 5 p.m. EDT MORE
Friday, May 3, 2013

Archi Designs New CMU ID Card

Architecture student Samuel Sanders’ ID Card design chosen by campus community. MORE
Thursday, April 25, 2013

2013 Isabel Sophia Liceaga Fund Awarded

School of Architecture Professor and Head Steve Lee, has awarded Assistant Professor, Dana Cupkova the Isabel Sophia Liceaga Discretionary Fund for 2013. MORE
Thursday, April 25, 2013

San Francisco Fire Department Headquarters Competition

ArchMedium sponsored competition to design a new Headquarters for the San Francisco Fire Department. MORE
Thursday, April 25, 2013

CALL FOR PAPERS: Architecture and Sustainability

CALL FOR PAPERS: Architecture and Sustainability: Critical Perspectives Generating sustainability concepts from an architectural perspective MORE
Thursday, April 25, 2013

2013 ACEEE Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry

Make sure to attend the 10th biennial Summer Study on Energy Efficiency in Industry scheduled for July 23- 26, 2013 at the Conference Center Niagara Falls in Niagara Falls, NY. MORE
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

2013 Margaret B. Gruger Faculty Fund Winners Announced

Fitzgibbon Associate Professor John Folan and Assistant Professor Joshua Bard announced as 2013 recipients. MORE
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Green Building Projects Intern for Summer 2013

GBA is seeking a part-time, paid Green Building Projects Intern for Summer 2013, who will assist in updating their Green Building Project Directory, Green Product Directory, and Case Studies. MORE
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Action Housing Seeking Summer Intern

Action Housing is seeking a student who is interested in affordable housing and has excellent skills in communication and organization to help homeowners who have applied for weatherization funding under a new state program. MORE
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Hutzell / el Samahy Win Berkman Grant

Kelly Hutzell and Rami el Samahy received a Berkman grant to develop phase one of Pittsburgh Projects, an educational web-based application that focuses on the city’s architecture throughout its history. MORE
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

NYC Transit Career Fair

NYC Transit Capital Program Management Career Fair - Monday, April 29, 2013 • 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. MORE
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

The London Symposium on Climate Change

The London Symposium on Climate Change is a special interest meeting of London Symposia, an organization devoted to scholarly research, writing and discourse. This interdisciplinary conference is an opportunity for academics and policy makers from the different disciplines to meet and discuss the many issues related to climate change. MORE
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

2013 Ferguson Jacobs Prize in Architecture

The Ferguson Jacobs Prize was established to promote the continuity of tradition in contemporary architectural practice. It encourages design excellence based on long-standing design principles that promote beauty and harmony in the built environment. MORE
Tuesday, April 23, 2013

Students Take Home Prizes

The Fourth-Year Design Awards are presented annually by the School of Architecture to give Fourth-Year students the opportunity to enhance their academic experience and display their work to faculty, peers, and the public at large. This year, the awards competition will be displayed in MMCH 403 beginning Monday, 08 April and will conclude with the Henry Hornbostel Lecture on Monday, 22 April. MORE
Monday, April 15, 2013

2013 Fourth-Year Design Awards

The Fourth-Year Design Awards are presented annually by the School of Architecture to give Fourth-Year students the opportunity to enhance their academic experience and display their work to faculty, peers, and the public at large. This year, the awards competition will be displayed in MMCH 403 beginning Monday, 08 April and will conclude with the Henry Hornbostel Lecture on Monday, 22 April.

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Thursday, April 4, 2013

wats:ON? 2013: NOISE

wats:ON? 2013: NOISE, 04 - 06 April, 2013. MORE
Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Center for Green Schools Seeking K-12 Sector Summer Associate

The Center for Green Schools is seeking a full time paid K-12 Sector Summer Associate to join our team, starting in early May and staying on through August, to provide support to a variety of established programs and events within the Center for Green Schools. MORE
Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Dr. Johan Verbeke Lecture

University Lecture Series Speaker,  Dr. Johan Verbeke, Professor, School of Architecture Sint-Lucas (W&K), Thursday, April 4 4:30-6:00, Porter 100.

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Tuesday, April 2, 2013

National Park Service Competitions

The Heritage Documentation Programs sponsors several annual measured drawings competitions. MORE
Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Build Pittsburgh 2013

The largest, best-attended continuing education event in our region. MORE
Monday, March 18, 2013

Finding Your "Original"

March 18, 2013 -- In Fall 2012, the School of Architecture elected to create a new faculty position, Shop Liaison, who would work closely with the current Shop Director and expert craftsman, Scott Smith. The Shop Liaison was designed to compliment the work that Smith does directly in the shop by providing advise and encouragement with shop projects in studio.  MORE
Monday, March 18, 2013

SoArch Lecture: LISS WERNER

Carnegie Mellon University School of Architecture 2013 Spring Lecture Series invites you to our next lecture, Liss Werner.  Monday, 18 March, 6:00PM, Carngie Museum of Art Theater.
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Friday, March 15, 2013

2013 SOM Prize

The SOM Prize in architecture, design and urban design is a $50,000 research and travel fellowship that enables one outstanding student to do in-depth research, collaborate with other designers, and pursue independent study outside the realm of established patterns.   MORE
Friday, March 15, 2013

Camelot Research & Visitors Center Competition for Students

Build a top-of-the-line research and amusement center in South Cadbury, England, on the very same spot that once was home to Camelot.  Application deadline: 30 April 2013. MORE
Friday, March 8, 2013

CMU Team Wins Honorable Mention for ULI/ Gerald D Hines Urban Design Competition

MARCH 8, 2013 -- The ULI/Hines Student Urban Design Competition is all about ideas. The jury looks for ideas that rely on and feed off of the interdisciplinary nature of urban design. So it should come as no surprise to see a team from CMU, a hub for interdisciplinary activity, have a team honored in the competition. Our winning team consistes of Xiaopeng Ma, a student in the Master of Sustainable Design (MSSD) program, Ling Hong and Suzy Li, current Master of Urban Design (MUD) students, Bohan Yang, a Heinz student, and team leader Don Johnson, a Tepper student and SoArch alum. These five students were fortunate enough to work together on a previous project, so they quickly meshed and cooperated on their ULI/Hines proposal.  MORE
Tuesday, March 5, 2013

SoArch Alumnus Makes theGrio’s 100 List

Congratulations to School of Architecture alumnus, Oscar Harris who was recently named one of theGrio’s 100. MORE
Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Fallingwater Education Internship

Fallingwater, the architectural masterpiece designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, is seeking a summer intern to work with Fallingwater education programs.  Application deadline is April 1st. MORE
Tuesday, March 5, 2013

IMPRINT Seeking Submissions

Imprint, Carnegie Mellon’s new bi-annual arts, literary, and music zine is seeking submissions from  from undergraduate and graduate students from Dietrich College and all departments of CFA.
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Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Berkeley Prize Teaching Fellowship

BERKELEY PRIZE Teaching Fellowship application deadline, 01 April 2013. MORE
Tuesday, March 5, 2013

2012 SURG Grants

Deadline to apply for Summer Undergraduate Research Grants, 20 March 2013. MORE
Tuesday, March 5, 2013

PhD Defense, "Ubiquitous Projection: New Interfaces using Mobile Projectors"

Karl D.D. Willis, PhDCD Candidate Defense, "Ubiquitous Projection: New Interfaces using Mobile Projectors"  Date: Monday March 18th, 2013 , 9:00 am, Newell-Simon Hall (NSH) 1507

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Tuesday, March 5, 2013

2013 San Gemini Preservation Studies Summer Program

The San Gemini Preservation Studies Program, which is dedicated to the preservation of cultural heritage and offers students the opportunity to study and travel in Italy. Application Deadline: 15 March 2013 MORE
Monday, February 25, 2013

SoArch Lecture: Michel Rojkind, rojkind arquitectos

Carnegie Mellon University School of Architecture 2013 Spring Lecture Series invites you to our next lecture, Michel Rojkind, rojkind arquitectos. MORE
Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Michigan Modern: Design that Shaped America

A symposium celebrating Michigan Modern will be held at Cranbrook Thursday, June 13 – Sunday June, 16, 2013. MORE
Saturday, February 9, 2013

SoArch Lecture: SANFORD KWINTER, Harvard GSD

Sanford Kwinter, Harvard GSD will lecture at 2pm on Saturday, 09 February in the College of Fine Arts' Kresge Theater. MORE
Friday, February 8, 2013

8th Annual School of Architecture Steel Deck Competition

EPIC Metals Corporation 8th Annual School of Architecture Steel Deck Competition. Winners were announced at the SoArch Lecture on Mon, 4 Feb 2013.
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Friday, February 8, 2013

3rd Annual Conference on Sustainable Real Estate

3rd Annual Conference on Sustainable Real Estate, Thursday, 21 February, NYU MORE
Friday, February 8, 2013

Tepper Additional Major/Minor Info Sessions

Any students interested in applying to the Business Administration Program in the Tepper School for an additional major or minor in BA, please attend an information session on the following dates this Spring semester. MORE
Friday, February 8, 2013

Beyond Tunnel Vision

Darla Inglis, PhD lecture Tuesday, 12 February, 5:30pm, Doherty Hall MORE
Friday, February 8, 2013

Boeing Day at Carnegie Mellon University

Boeing Day at Carnegie Mellon University, Wednesday, 13 February MORE
Friday, February 8, 2013

Rodney S. Davis Memorial Travel Scholarship

Rodney S. Davis Memorial Travel Scholarship for students who reside in or are from the State of Colorado.  Deadline, 04 March. MORE
Friday, February 8, 2013

ERCO International Summer Lighting Workshop for Students

ERCO International Summer Lighting Workshop for Students, 16-19 July, Lüdenscheid, Germany. MORE
Friday, February 8, 2013

Shepley Bulfinch Summer Design Fellowship

Shepley Bulfinch is now accepting applications for its annual Summer Design Fellowship in the firm's Boston office. MORE
Friday, February 8, 2013

33rd International Conference on Critical Thinking and Educational Reform

Critical Thinking Concepts & Tools, 20-25 July, 2013. MORE
Monday, February 4, 2013

SoArch Lecture: Isaac Campbell, Office 52

Isaac Campbell of Office 52 will lecture on Monday, 04 February at 6 pm in the Carnegie Museum of Art Theater. MORE
Friday, February 1, 2013

[En]Coding Architecture

[En]Coding Architecture 2013 at Carnegie Mellon Presents Experimental Work Through Computational Thinking and Digital Fabrication
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Friday, February 1, 2013

CBPD Team Receives NSF 2013 Alexander Schwarzkopf Prize

CBPD Team wins NSF Prize. MORE
Monday, January 28, 2013

SoArch Lecture: Michael Murphy, MASS Design Group

Michael Murphy of MASS Design Group  will lecture on Monday, 28 January at 6 pm, Carnegie Museum of Art Theater.
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Friday, January 25, 2013

AA/UIC Global Workshop

Register by 01 March to receive 20% discount.  AA/UIC Global Workshop, "Campaigning Architecture". MORE
Friday, January 25, 2013

Highland Ambassador Program Positions

Carnegie Mellon Highland Ambassador positions opening for the 2013-14 academic year. MORE
Friday, January 25, 2013

The Eye’s Journey: New Work by Douglas Cooper 2013

The SoArch's Doug Cooper is opening a show at Concept Gallery Saturday, 26 January.  Opening reception, 4-6pm. MORE
Friday, January 25, 2013

CFA Undergraduate Student Senate Town Hall Meeting

Undergraduate Student Senate is hosting a series of college-specific Town Halls, Wednesday, 30 January, 6:30PM in MM103. MORE
Friday, January 25, 2013

Transform The Frame Gallery

FRAME GRANT $300 - for a Site-specific artwork at the Frame. MORE
Thursday, January 24, 2013

Digital Storymakers Award

Digital Storymakers Award.  Deadlie for submissions, 15 April 2013. MORE
Thursday, January 24, 2013

Bicycle Urbanism, Reimagining Bicycle-Friendly Cities

An International Symposium Organized by the Department of Urban Design and Planning and the College of Built Environments, University of Washington.  June 19-22, 2013. MORE
Thursday, January 24, 2013

2013 Architects League of Northern New Jersey Scholarships

The Architects League of Northern New Jersey is now accepting applications for their 2013 ALNNJ Scholarships.  Deadline to apply is NOON, 30 April, 2013. MORE
Thursday, January 24, 2013

AIA / AAF Minority Disadvantaged Scholarship Program

Up to four AIA/AAF Minority/Disadvantaged scholarships will be awarded for the 2013. Scholarship amounts generally range from $3,000 to $4,000 and are based on need.  Deadline to apply, 29 March, 2013. MORE
Friday, January 18, 2013

2013 Gensler Global Intern Program

Gensler invites eligible students to apply for the Global Intern program! Deadline to apply, 01 March, 2013. MORE
Friday, January 4, 2013

[En]Coding Architecture

The School of Architecture is organizing [En]Coding Architecture.  Call for Papers Deadline: January 8. MORE
Friday, January 4, 2013

Public Interest Design Course

January 18-19, the Public Interest Design Institute (PIDI) is offering a two-day public interest design course that offers training for professionals and county/community building & planning stake holders.   MORE
Friday, January 4, 2013

2013 Gindroz Prize for Travel Awarded to Peter Salim

Peter Salim selected as the recipient for the 2013 Grindroz Prize for Travel. MORE
Friday, January 4, 2013

"Architectural Perspectives: Places and Planes"

SoArch alumnus Ben Saks (BArch '08) will exhibit his work at GalleriE CHIZ beginning this Friday, January 4 through February 23.  An Artists' Opening Reception is on Friday, January 4th, 5:30-8:00 pm. MORE

wats:ON? Festival 2013: NOISE

PITTSBURGH—The Jill Watson Festival Across the Arts, or wats:ON? Festival, will open at 5 p.m. Thursday, April 4, in Kresge Theater, located in the College of Fine Arts building at Carnegie Mellon University. The festival features six events, beginning with the opening performance and ending April 6 with a physical electronic music performance. MORE