Lecture: Rick Joy

Wed April 26th @  EMPAC Theater: RICK JOY: “TAKING THE TIME”_ Prof. Kenneth L. Warriner Memorial Lecture Rick Joy, FAIA, Int. FRIBA, is Principal of Rick Joy Architects, a 31 person architecture and planning firm established in 1993 in Tucson, Arizona. From the beginning, each of RJA’s works has been exhibited and published extensively and have […]

MArch student Billi Ugbode wins AAUW fellowship

Student News: MArch student, Billi Ugbode, was recently notified of her acceptance to receive the AAUW selected professions scholarship. Winners could win anywhere from $5,000 to $18,000 in scholarship funds. Billi was awarded the maximum amount and plans to use it to create a “stellar” thesis project. Founded in 1881, The American Association of University Women’s is one […]

Fall 2017 Electives

Elective Courses available: ARCH4020/CIVIL4020 Bedford Seminar: Advanced Building Structures (Civil) This interdisciplinary seminar consists of students from both the School of Architecture and Civil Engineering department. Presentation of a variety of structural typologies bears direct relation to practical experience and the necessity for constructive interdisciplinary discourse. Specific structural typologies are examined through historic and contemporary […]

Discussion: Rural Urban Framework / What About the Rural?

Wed April 19, 5:30 – 6:30pm @ CASE: WHAT ABOUT THE RURAL? / Joshua Bolchover (Rural Urban Framework)_ On Wednesday, April 19th 2017 (5:30 – 6:30pm), the student-coordinated discussions series at Rensselaer, Positions Series, will host “What about the Rural?” with guest speaker Joshua Bolchover of Rural Urban Framework. The event will be held at […]

Discussion: Urban Think Tank / Working in a ditch!

Thu Apr-13, 6pm @ Greene Library: URBAN THINK TANK: WORKING IN A DITCH! _ On Thursday, April 13th, 2017 (6:00 – 7:15pm), the student-coordinated discussions series at Rensselaer, Positions Series, will host “Urban Think Tank: Working in a ditch! in the Greene Library seminar with guest speaker Alfredo Brillembourg of Urban Think Tank. The presentation […]

Kallipoliti at Design Against Denial

April 8, 2017 @ The City University of New York Kallipoliti Moderating at Design Against Denial Symposium Assistant Professor Lydia Kallipoliti is moderator of a panel at Design Against Denial: Tactics to Build Resistance and Recover Knowledge as Empowerment. The symposium will tackle questions of post-truth and denial of scientific evidence in relation to the alarming climatic […]

NCARB Licensing Talk

Wed Apr. 12th, 6:00pm @ GR101 NCARB Licensing Talk_ Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 at 6:00pm, Lonn Combs will give a NCARB Licensing Information Talk. In order to continue on their trajectory in becoming a Licensed Architect, architecture students must complete additional steps required by the National Council of Architectural Registration Boards (NCARB). In addition to […]

Bedford Workshop: Application DEADLINE

Applications Due Monday April 10, 2:00pm: 2017 Bedford Workshop Announced_ ZURICH, STUTTGART, BERLIN – The Bedford Initiative, which promotes trans-disciplinary study in architecture and engineering, has announced the destinations of the annual travel workshop taking place May 21-30, 2017. Six architecture students and six engineering students will travel and study with Visiting Professor Holger Schulze-Ehring (Buro Ehring Engineering) in […]

[CANCELLED] Lecture: Pezo Von Ellrichshausen

[This lecture has been cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances] Thu April 6th, 6pm @ EMPAC Theater: PEZO – VON ELLRICHSHAUSEN: SPATIAL STRUCTURE _ Pezo Von Ellrichshausen is an art and architecture studio established in Concepcion, southern Chile, in 2002 by Mauricio Pezo and Sofia Von Ellrichshausen. They have been the curators of the Chilean pavilion at the […]

Accepted Students Celebration

Sat April 8 @ EMPAC & Greene Building: 2017 ACCEPTED STUDENTS CELEBRATION_ Please join the Rensselaer School of Architecture (SoA) in celebrating the students accepted to the class of 2021 and 2022! Events hosted by the SoA will be in the Greene Building throughout the day. The welcome presentations will be held in the theaters […]


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