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Rowland Gift Will Name Exhibition Gallery in Anthony Timberlands Center

Tuesday, June 30, 2020

Alumnus Tom Rowland’s $317,000 real estate gift will benefit the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design.

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Two Fay Jones School Faculty Selected as Fellows at Prestigious MacDowell Colony

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Jessica Colangelo and Charles Sharpless, both in the Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design, were selected for a joint summer 2020 fellowship at the MacDowell Colony.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Appointments Architecture Design Points of Pride Department of Architecture

Architecture Student David Sweere Wins 2019 Aydelott Prize for Travel Research

Wednesday, May 06, 2020

David Sweere, a University of Arkansas architecture student, has been selected as the recipient of the 2019 Aydelott Prize, the top honor in a four-university travel research program.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Honors College Architecture Awards Design International Department of Architecture

John Folan, Professor and Head of Architecture, Accorded National and Pennsylvania Honors

Wednesday, April 29, 2020

Two projects led by professor John Folan, the 2018-2019 AIAS Educator Honor Award recipient, earned design awards from both the Pennsylvania and Pittsburgh AIA chapters.

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Fay Jones School's Marlon Blackwell Named 2020 SEC Professor of the Year

Monday, April 20, 2020

Marlon Blackwell was selected for this honor by the SEC Provosts from among the 14 SEC Faculty Achievement Award recipients this year.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Architecture Awards Design Education Points of Pride Department of Architecture

NEH Award Will Help Researchers Expand Work on Architect Fay Jones

Monday, April 13, 2020

Featuring interactive video game technology, the project will provide real-time 3D and virtual reality user experience of six Jones buildings.

Fay Jones School of Architecture and Design Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Architecture Design Research and Innovation Classical Studies Program

U of A Community Design Center, Resiliency Center Project Wins Green Good Design Award

Wednesday, April 08, 2020

The winning proposal, the Wahiawa Value-Added Product Development Center in Wahiawa, Hawaii, repurposes an existing downtown warehouse as a food innovation maker space for college students.

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Grafton Architects Selected for Project Team for Anthony Timberlands Center

Friday, March 20, 2020

The U of A Board of Trustees approved the team that also includes Modus Studio for the planned campus design research center.

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Postponed: Designer Stefan Sagmeister to Present 'Why Beauty Matters' Lecture on March 16

Wednesday, March 11, 2020

Postponed: A lecture by Stefan Sagmeister for March 16 has been postponed and is expected to be rescheduled in the fall. Go to the Coronavirus Cancellations page to check more events.

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Danish Architect Dorte Mandrup to Present 'Conditions and Beyond' Lecture on March 9

Tuesday, March 03, 2020

Dorte Mandrup of Denmark will present a lecture at 4 p.m. Monday, March 9, in Ken and Linda Sue Shollmier Hall, Room 250 of Vol Walker Hall

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