Tag Archives: GeoDesign (M.S.)

GeoDesign becomes a “need-to-know” for architects: Architect Magazine

Architects need to embrace the emerging field of geodesign through programs such as Philadelphia University’s M.S. in GeoDesign to meet the needs of the modern world, Architect magazine reported in its June issue. The magazine called geodesign one of 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 Students Develop Revitalization Plans for Germantown Community

  Philadelphia University architecture and landscape architecture students put their learning into practice during a semester-long collaboration to revitalize the commercial corridor in nearby Germantown. Following months of meetings and discussions with neighborhood organizations and residents, the students developed a …

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PhilaU students develop plans for Germantown neighborhood: The Daily News, WHYY Newsworks

PhilaU architecture, landscape architecture and geodesign students worked with Germantown community members this semester to develop plans to revitalize the neighborhood’s commercial corridor, The Daily News reported Dec. 11.  Student Ryan Harms said the experience, part of an urban design …

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PhilaU GeoDesign Program Featured: ArcNews Fall 2013

Philadelphia University’s M.S. in Geodesign program was included among seven featured geodesign programs in the country in the Fall 2013 ArcNews story “Geodesign Education Takes Flight.”

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GeoDesign Forum highlights 3D innovations: Roxborough Review

The GeoDesign Forum featuring leading experts in 3D innovations was featured Oct. 8 in The Roxborough Review.  Program Director Claudia Phillips, Associate Professor Jim Querry and Barbara Klinkhammer, executive dean, College of Architecture and the Built Environment, were quoted in …

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Top Industry Leaders Address GeoDesign Forum

Top industry professionals and PhilaU students and faculty attended a GeoDesign Forum showcasing 3D innovations in the field on Friday, Oct. 4. Presenters from firms such as ESRI, CyberCity3D, LumenRT and Bergmann Associates discussed the latest approaches to 3D modeling …

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PhilaU students will present Germantown revitalization plans at Park(ing) Day: WHYY Newsworks

Landscape architecture, architecture and geodesign students will talk to Germantown residents about revitalization plans as part of Park(ing) Day activities on Friday, Sept. 20, WHYY Newsworks reported Sept. 18.  The students are collaborating in a studio course on a 3-D …

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GeoDesign professor helped shape GIS mapping in Philadelphia: Technically Philly

Jim Querry, faculty member in PhilaU’s new M.S. in GeoDesign program, headed Philadelphia’s award-winning geographic information systems for almost two decades, Technically Philly reported Sept. 9.  Querry said he left city government to lead the nation’s first graduate program in …

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New MS in Geodesign featured in ASLA newsletter

PhilaU’s new M.S. in Geodesign was highlighted in the most recent newsletter of the American Society of Landscape Architects Pennsylvania and Delaware chapters.

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