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Architecture Students Experience Life-Size Learning With Bamboo Structures

The creation of scaled-down models is part of daily life in the world of architecture, but last month two teams of fifth-year architecture students from PhilaU’s Design X studio took on a much larger challenge. The students were given the …

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College of Architecture and the Built Environment Students Publish New Design Journal

A multidisciplinary team of students in the College of Architecture and the Built Environment produced a new publication, “SPACEWORK,” featuring student work from the 2013-14 academic year. This is the inaugural issue of the student-initiated and -produced design journal. Barbara …

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PhilaU Celebrates Extraordinary Class of 2014 at Commencement

“I’m ready to take what I’ve learned here, at PhilaU, into the professional world,” said architecture student David Trapp. “I can’t wait to see what’s next!” More than 760 undergraduate and graduate students shared in Trapp’s excitement at Philadelphia University’s …

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PhilaU students collaborate with Germantown community on high school plans: Flying Kite

Philadelphia University architecture and landscape architecture students have worked with community members on plans for the now-closed Germantown High School, Flying Kite reported April 22.

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PhilaU Students Win Top Awards in BLT Architects Student Competition

PhilaU students won top awards in BLT Architects’ 2014 student interior design competition, with fifth-year architecture student Philip Rivera taking first place and senior interior design student Kaitlin Shenk placing third. “Phil and Kaitlin both demonstrate a facility to absorb …

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PULSE Awards Recognize Outstanding Student Organizations

PhilaU’s Student Government Association hosted the 2014 PULSE Awards recognizing the year’s most outstanding campus clubs and organizations on April 17 at the President’s House. The winners are: Best New Organization: Future Alumni Association President of the Year: Coady Parks, President …

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SEED Center Recognized for LEED® Gold Certification

Philadelphia University’s Center for Sustainability, Energy Efficiency and Design was recognized for its accomplishment of LEED® gold certification at a plaque ceremony on campus April 11. Janet Milkman, executive director of Delaware Valley Green Building Council, helped commemorate the success. …

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PhilaU Architecture and Interior Design Students Attend AIAS Conference

Several dozen Philadelphia University architecture and interior design students attended the 2014 American Institute for Architecture Students (AIAS) northeastern regional conference in Boston during spring break, participating in a variety of events and learning experiences related to their fields. The …

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PhilaU Architecture Students Win Stewardson Awards: Roxborough Review

PhilaU architecture student Dan Silberman won first place and Melanie Whedon was named a finalist in the John Stewardson Memorial Fellowship in Architecture competition, The Roxborough Review reported March 12.

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Architecture Students Win First Place and Finalist Awards in John Stewardson Competition

Philadelphia University architecture student Dan Silberman won first place in the 113th John Stewardson Memorial Fellowship in Architecture competition. Fellow fifth-year architecture student Melanie Whedon was named a finalist in the statewide competition. As the first-place winner, Silberman was awarded …

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