Summer 2011 Archive-School of Architecture - Carnegie Mellon University

This is an archive of all time sensitive material from the Summer 2011.

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Summer 2011 Archive

Thursday, June 23, 2011

CMU – SPEED

View Jeff Lieberman's Video - CMU - Speed, filmed during the 2011 wats:ON? Festival MORE
Thursday, June 23, 2011

WildCard - UDBS Exhibit and Opening in Lawrenceville

The exhibit will focus on the proposed Masterplan developed by the UDBS for the Decomissioned Leslie Park Pool Complex and several small scale/mobile demonstration projects. MORE
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Cacti

Dale Clifford, an assistant professor of architecture, looks to nature for patterns and processes that might be applicable to other areas. MORE
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

15th Annual International Preservation Trades Workshop

IPTW 2011 - Hand on Heritage:  Trades, Knowledge, Community MORE
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Professors Help Brighten City Streets

Don Carter, director of the RCI, and a team of researchers will report to city council their findings later in June. Some of their proposed changes could revolutionize street lighting. MORE
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Immersion | Sonoma Coast

The format for the course will be an mixture of tours, site visits, studio work, lectures and critique. MORE
Tuesday, June 21, 2011

RMS 2011

Architectural competition for students.
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Monday, June 20, 2011

SoArch Alumnus Aftyn Giles Hired as Pittsburgh Sustainability Coordinator

Aftyn Giles, 26, of Homewood, will work on city government's greening, energy-efficiency, recycling and other conservation measures and help community groups with their own sustainability efforts. MORE
Monday, June 20, 2011

Advanced Building Designer

Ashley McGraw Architects is a signatory to the 2030 Challenge and a leader in sustainable design for the institutional sector. MORE
Monday, June 20, 2011

University of Pittsburgh Seeks Studio Coordinator

The Architectural Studies program at the University of Pittsburgh seeks to fill a new full-time NTS (Non Tenure Stream) position of studio coordinator for the 2011-12 academic year. MORE
Thursday, June 9, 2011

GPIC Highlights

GPIC, under the oversight of a diverse group of public and private partners led by The Penn State University, and including Carnegie Mellon University, will be a first-of-its-kind center devoted to increasing the energy efficiency of buildings that will serve as a regional and national hub for research into building energy efficiency and the commercialization and manufacturing of new energy efficiency technologies. MORE
Thursday, June 9, 2011

Enterprise Rose Architectural Fellowship

The 35 Enterprise Rose fellows are leaders of a new generation of architects dedicated to creating sustainable communities for people at all income levels. MORE
Thursday, June 9, 2011

pechakuchanight pittsburgh

Join the conversation and present your work in an informal and innovative presentation format. MORE
Thursday, June 9, 2011

Drylands Design

This competition is for both architectural and community/infrastructure design.  It's open to professionals and students in architecture, engineering, urban design, landscape architecture, planning, etc, anywhere in the world. MORE
Thursday, June 9, 2011

Kelly Hutzell and Mark Pasnik Teach Workshop 03

The event brought together young architects who were awarded the best thesis graduation prize from their universities. MORE
Monday, June 6, 2011

A Future Beyond Concrete Design Competition

'A Future Beyond Concrete' is aimed at finding low cost innovative alternatives to concrete in the real world context of Bangalore, India. MORE
Monday, June 6, 2011

Water as the 6th Borough: Open International Design Competition to Envision the Sixth Borough of New York City

Participants stand to win a $10,000 grand prize, book publication and prominent year-long exposure through our website and media sponsors. MORE
Monday, June 6, 2011

Call for Papers

Sustainable Built Environment (SASBE), to be launched in 2012. The journal aims to inform research and industry practice on integrated approaches to developing smart and sustainable built environments, linking together the various sustainable targets, bottom-lines, endpoints and project deliverables through full developmental cycles and processes. MORE
Monday, June 6, 2011

Mittelmeerland 2, Tangier, Morocco

Mittelmeerland will investigate the future of the Mediterranean and research six different cities over three years. In the second workshop we will study the dynamic territory of Tangier and the mutual dependencies of land and water. MORE
Monday, May 16, 2011

Funding Opportunities for Carnegie Mellon Graduate Students

The GSA and the Provost's Office are pleased to announce two funding opportunities for Carnegie Mellon Graduate Students this summer in the form of Research and Conference funding. MORE
Monday, May 16, 2011

Summer '11 Eberly Center Graduate Student Teaching Seminars

View the full list of graduate student teaching seminars provided by the Eberly Teaching Center. MORE
Monday, May 16, 2011

2011 Stewart L. Brown Award

Congratulations to Wui Joon Ha who was awarded the 2011 Stewart L. Brown Memorial Scholarship MORE
Monday, May 16, 2011

2011 Henry Adams AIA Medal and Certificate

Congratulations to Karen Branick and Matthew Huber who received the Henry Adams AIA Medal and Certificate. MORE
Monday, May 16, 2011

Arlie Schrantz Receives 2011 Alpha Rho Chi Medal

Congratulations to fifth-year "archi", Arlie Schrantz who was awarded the Alpha Rho Chi Bronze Medal. MORE
Monday, May 16, 2011

Modeling Modern Pop Up Exhibition

Adjunct Professor Mary-Lou Arscott and students held a POPUP exhibition on May 6th, during which the students talked about the process of physical and digital modeling of three houses.
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Monday, May 16, 2011

Pinburg Receives Honorable Mention

Professor Douglas Cooper's, animated film Pinburgh received an “honorable mention” at the Los Angeles New Wave International Film Festival. MORE