Tag Archives: Interior Architecture (M.S.)

Interior Architecture Students Design Health Care Solutions

Three interior architecture graduate students participated in a three-day student design charette in Chicago last month to design a more comfortable, individualized health care experience for international users. Ghosson Sarhan, Caitlin Edgar and Miaoxin Wang proposed an encapsulating pod equipped …

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DEC Center Earns LEED Gold Sustainability Certification

The DEC Center at Philadelphia University has become the second campus building in two years to earn LEED gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, joining the Center for Sustainability, Energy Efficiency and Design in reaching this prestigious sustainability …

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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 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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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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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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PhilaU Students Exhibit Work at Philadelphia Center for Architecture

The work of PhilaU architecture and interior design students and alumni are on display at the Philadelphia Center for Architecture exhibit “Degrees of Design: Student Work from Local Architecture + Design Schools” through March 14. Architecture students Christopher Garrow and …

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Graduate Interior Architecture Students Compete in Healthcare Charette: Medical Construction & Design

Three interior architecture graduate students participated in a student charette to design generative space as part of a Healthcare Facilities Symposium & Expo sponsored in part by Chicago AIA, Medical Construction & Design reported Feb. 1.  PhilaU students Tony Tu, Victoria …

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Scott Ageloff, Interior Architecture Program Director, Receives CIDA Award

The Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA) has honored Scott Ageloff, director of PhilaU’s M.S. in Interior Architecture program, with this year’s Keith Hooks Volunteer Excellence Award. The CIDA award goes annually to the organization’s most outstanding volunteer dedicated to …

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